S. Korea withdraws hundreds of troops from S. Sudan peacekeeping mission

March 28, 2020 (Nyamilepedia) — About 200 South Korean peacekeeping troops returned home Saturday from South Sudan after completing their nine-month rotational mission. They arrived at Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul, shortly before …[……]

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COVID-19 Threatens South Sudan’s At-Risk Populations Government Measures Should Address Those Displaced, Detained

By Nyagoah Tut Pur, March 27, 2020(Nyamilepedia) — South Sudan has issued measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, notably a ban on inbound and outbound flights, self-paid mandatory quarantines, and a ban on mass gatherings. While important, these m…[……]

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South Sudan parties in another deadlock to divide states – gov’t spokesman

March 27, 2020 (Nyamilepedia) — Talks by South Sudan parties over the allocation of state governors have hit another deadlock over opposition demand to have 50% share, a senior government official said this evening. Based on the revitalized peace…[……]

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Former SPLA-IO deputy chief of staff meets Kiir

March 27, 2020 (Nyamilepedia) — Former SPLA-IO deputy chief of staff Gen. Koang Chuol Ranley who left the main armed opposition group led by First Vice President Dr. Riek Machar to defect to president Salva Kiir last week has met the president at…[……]

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South Sudan suspends training of unified forces over coronavirus

March 26, 2020 (Nyamilepedia) – South Sudan government has suspended the training of the Necessary Unified Forces over fears of the deadly coronaviris. Registered troops from the former warring parties in the country are collected at various site…[……]

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