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More peacekeepers to be sent to South Sudan

South Sudan’s government has accepted with “no conditions” an increase in the peacekeeping force in the country as mandated by the U.N. Security Council in August, Minister of Cabinet Affairs Martin Lomuro told the Associated Press Saturday. 329 more words

Defence Watch

Helping Save Lives in South Sudan

Our emergency relief team dared to travel to South Sudan, Ethiopia and areas close to Somalia delivering life saving meals to children, refugees and displaced families earlier this year. 734 more words

Feeding Children

SOUTHERN SUDAN

Southern Sudan is threatened with cholera disease and this is due to water contamination . 29 people have died so far according to sources and thousands are threatened . 214 more words

Israel

In South Sudan, bodies are being counted as peace accord appears to unravel

MALAKAL, South Sudan – The dead were being counted in South Sudan’s capital on Thursday, after U.N. bases fell under fire and swaths of the city turned into an urban battlefield. 1,163 more words

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Saint of the day February 8th

St. Josephine Bakhita

Lived: (c. 1868-1947) | Feast Day: Monday, February 8, 2016

For many years, Josephine Bakhita was a slave but her spirit was always free and eventually that spirit prevailed.Born in Olgossa in the Darfur region of southern Sudan, Josephine was kidnapped at the age of seven, sold into slavery and given the name Bakhita, which means fortunate. 396 more words

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