24 Feb 2018
South Sudanese getting gang-raped, tortured inhumanly, finds UN report
A new report was released by a United Nations commission on Friday detailing the horrific war crimes in South Sudan.
26 Jun 2017
Famine-hit South Sudan cancels Independence Day celebrations again
The famine-hit South Sudan has cancelled Independence Day celebrations for the second time, its sixth after becoming independent in 2011.
31 Mar 2017
Two Indian Oil workers kidnapped by Sudanese rebels released
In a statement, Sudan's National Intelligence and Security Service said the Sudanese and Ethiopian governments co-ordinated and secured the release of the 2 Indians and 1 Pakistani abducted in early March, after being requested by the Indian and Pakistani governments.
15 Mar 2017
South Sudan refuses to pay ransom for Indian engineers
The South Sudan government has demanded the unconditional release of two abducted Indian engineers, refusing calls from the rebels to pay a ransom of $1 million for their release.
12 Mar 2017
Sudan: 2 Indian Oil engineers abducted by rebels
The Sudan People's Liberation Army-In Opposition stated that it abducted two Indian oil engineers identified as Ambross Edward and Muggy Vijaya Boopathy from Guelguk North in Upper Nile.
21 Feb 2017
South Sudan declares famine
In a significant deterioration of governance and civil society, South Sudan has declared the first famine the world has seen in over 6 years.