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South Sudan Talks

Bodies Litter South Sudanese Oil Town

AP | ILYA GRIDNEFF | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

BENTIU, South Sudan (AP) — Dozens of dead, mangled and bloated bodies line the roadside from the airport into this state capital of one of South Sud...

South Sudan's Warring Factions Start Direct Talks

AP | ELIAS MESERET | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Two warring factions from South Sudan held direct peace talks on Sunday for the first time since conflict began roiling...

U.S. Embassy Begins Evacuating Personnel In South Sudan

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in South Sudan is evacuating more of its personnel because of a deteriorating security situation. The emb...

South Sudan's Prez Declares State Of Emergency

Reuters | Posted 03.03.2014 | World

By Carl Odera and Aaron Maasho JUBA/ADDIS ABABA, Jan 1 (Reuters) - South Sudanese President Salva Kiir declared a state of emergency ...

South Sudan's Warring Factions Start New Year's Peace Talks

AP | ELIAS MESERET and JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 03.03.2014 | World

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Negotiators from South Sudan's two warring sides arrived Wednesday in Ethiopia for peace talks, and a U.N. official urged b...

South Sudan's Warring Factions Agree On Ceasefire

Reuters | Posted 03.02.2014 | World

By Carl Odera and Aaron Maasho JUBA, Dec 31 (Reuters) - South Sudan's government and rebels agreed a ceasefire on Tuesday, mediators ...

South Sudan Peace Talks Held Amid Continuing Clashes

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO and RODNEY MUHUMUZA | Posted 02.25.2014 | World

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Fighting persisted in parts of South Sudan's oil-producing region as African leaders on Thursday tried to mediate between t...