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Inter-community football tournament in Juba kicks off with call for peace, unity in diversity

Reliefweb 27 Jul 2021
The much-awaited ‘Sport for Peace’ football tournament has finally started at the Yei Checkpoint playground in South Sudan’s capital, Juba. Sponsored by the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) with support from the South Sudan Football Association and ...
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Flooding hits farming town in eastern Sudan as water levels rise

The National 27 Jul 2021
A farming town in eastern Sudan was hit hard by flooding on Monday when the Blue Nile river broke its banks ... Flooding in the Jazeera region, Sudan’s bread basket, in the south, was also reported. In Khartoum, the Sudanese capital, in the north, authorities and residents nervously watched the level of the Blue Nile rise.
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Can Israel help tensions surrounding the Nile? - opinion

The Jerusalem Post 24 Jul 2021
The long-running dispute is between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia ... The Nile that enters Egypt is fed from two sources down in the south that meet at Khartoum, Sudan’s capital ... Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Burundi, to be later joined by the newly-created South Sudan.
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South Sudanese journalist Alfred Angasi detained without charge since July 5

CPJ 23 Jul 2021
On July 5, intelligence officials in Juba, the capital, arrested Angasi, a radio presenter at the state-owned South Sudan Broadcasting Corporation (SSBC), according to his sister Cecelia Dominic, who spoke to CPJ via messaging app ... Sudan, who also spoke to CPJ via messaging app.
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Pandemic takes toll on South Sudanese mothers

Ghana Web 23 Jul 2021
She goes to bed hungry in hopes that her children won't have to work or beg like many others in South Sudan ... As a cleaner, she makes 16,000 South Sudanese pounds a month ($123) ... South Sudan's local health centers were not prepared to deal with an outbreak like Covid-19 ... South Sudan has received a fraction of the vaccines it needs.
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For South Sudan mothers, COVID-19 shook a fragile foundation

Journal Review 22 Jul 2021
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Paska Itwari Beda knows hunger all too well ... She goes to bed hungry in hopes her children won’t have to work or beg like many others in South Sudan, a country only a decade old and already ripped apart by civil war ... In South Sudan, lives are built and teeter on the edge of uncertainty.
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Mississippi Covid-19 Update : July 20, 2021

Enterprise Tocsin 22 Jul 2021
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Paska Itwari Beda knows hunger all too well ... She goes to bed hungry in hopes her children won’t have to work or beg like many others in South Sudan, a country only a decade old and already ripped apart by civil war ... In South Sudan, lives are built and teeter on the edge of uncertainty.
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‘Space Jam’ dunks on ‘Black Widow’ to take box office No. 1

The Clarksdale Press Register 22 Jul 2021
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Paska Itwari Beda knows hunger all too well ... She goes to bed hungry in hopes her children won’t have to work or beg like many others in South Sudan, a country only a decade old and already ripped apart by civil war ... In South Sudan, lives are built and teeter on the edge of uncertainty.
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US life expectancy in 2020 saw biggest drop since WWII

The Northside Sun 22 Jul 2021
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Paska Itwari Beda knows hunger all too well ... She goes to bed hungry in hopes her children won’t have to work or beg like many others in South Sudan, a country only a decade old and already ripped apart by civil war ... In South Sudan, lives are built and teeter on the edge of uncertainty.
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Greenville Christian School Saints receive title rings for basketball championship

Delta Democrat-Times 22 Jul 2021
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Paska Itwari Beda knows hunger all too well ... She goes to bed hungry in hopes her children won’t have to work or beg like many others in South Sudan, a country only a decade old and already ripped apart by civil war ... In South Sudan, lives are built and teeter on the edge of uncertainty.
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One century later, change of Olympic motto brings the world "together"

China Daily 22 Jul 2021
In more than 120 years, the Olympic motto was revised for the first time, with the inclusion of the word "together" to recognize the importance of solidarity ... We have to wait for our moment," Paulo Amotun Lokoro, a 29-year-old 1,500m runner who, originally a farmer, escaped from war-torn South Sudan to camp in Kenya's capital city Nairobi ... .
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Activists: West Darfur Women Suffer Depression After Deadly Fighting

Beijing News 21 Jul 2021
... for life, so these economic and social pressures have really affected their lives," Musa told VOA's South Sudan in Focus program ... South Sudan's President Salva Kiir mediated the talks between Sudan's transitional government and the armed groups in the South Sudanese capital, Juba.
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South Sudan in Focus

The Wire 21 Jul 2021
... violence at a South Sudanese refugee camp in the Sudan capital, Khartoum.
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Commentary: One century later, change of Olympic motto brings the world "together"

People Daily 21 Jul 2021
"Solidarity fuels our mission to make the world a better place through sport ... Solidarity is required more than ever for mankind to win the battle against the virus ... We have to wait for our moment," Paulo Amotun Lokoro, a 29-year-old 1,500m runner who, originally a farmer, escaped from war-torn South Sudan to camp in Kenya's capital city Nairobi ... .
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‘Made in Egypt’ expo concludes in Juba amid admiration to Egyptian products

Egypt Today 19 Jul 2021
The Made in Egypt exhibition, which was held in South Sudan’s capital, Juba, concluded its activities on Sunday ... “Some believe that there is a problem in South Sudan when they see the demonstrations in South Africa…we do not have any problems, there is stability ...

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