World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 2, 2015
South Sudan rebels opened fire on a UN peacekeeping base sheltering 30,000 civilians, killing one and wounding six in a possible war crime, the UN said late Wednesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 29, 2015
An Indian peacekeeper was injured in fresh firing in the troubled Malakal region in South Sudan, with the UN mission expressing concern over the incident and reiterating its call for parties to respect the sanctity of UN staff.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 14, 2014
At least 200 South Sudanese civilians drowned on Tuesday in a ferry accident on the White Nile river while fleeing fresh fighting in the city of Malakal, an army spokesman said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 4, 2014
South Sudan's warring parties were set to begin direct talks Saturday in a bid to end the conflict pushing the world's youngest nation towards civil war as fighting intensified for control of a key oil town.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 27, 2013
South Sudanese rebels loyal to former vice president Riek Machar said on Friday they have captured the key oil town of Malakal from government forces after three days of fierce fighting.