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Sudan War

South Sudan Looters Steal Food To Feed 220,000 Hungry People For A Month: UN

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2014 | Impact

(Adds detail, background) GENEVA, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Looters in South Sudan have stolen more than 3,700 tonnes of food, enough to feed...

These $100 3-D-Printed Arms Are Giving Young Sudan War Amputees A Reason To Go On

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.24.2014 | Impact

Fifty thousand people, many of whom are children, have lost limbs in the war in Sudan. The number of victims is staggering, but one company is working...

Qatar Pledges $500 Million For Darfur

AP | Posted 06.08.2013 | Impact

DOHA, Qatar — Qatar is pledging $500 million to help rebuild Sudan's war-battered region of Darfur as part of an international conference seekin...

Sudan's State Of Terror

Matthew Leriche | Posted 03.17.2013 | World
Matthew Leriche

The conflict may seem a sideshow to the better-known fighting in the Nuba Mountains of South Kordofan state or in Darfur, but civilians in Blue Nile are suffering similar and related brutality.

Clooney Warns Of War Crimes In Sudan

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 02.05.2013 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — Actor George Clooney and a group of U.S. genocide scholars in the United States are warning that war crimes are taking place in...

Sudan, South Sudan Strike Oil Deal

AP | KIRUBEL TADESSE and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 10.04.2012 | World

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — South Sudan and Sudan said Saturday they struck a deal over the south's exportation of oil through Sudan's pipelines and...

South Sudan Torturing, Killing Minority Tribe, Says Group

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 05.24.2012 | World

JUBA, South Sudan -- South Sudan military forces tasked with carrying out a disarmament campaign among feuding ethnic groups are raping, torturing and...

Trench Marks Sudan-South Sudan Border As Rains Come

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 05.15.2012 | World

TACHUIEN, South Sudan -- A trench dug across a red dirt road marks part of the shifting border this week between Sudan and South Sudan, old enemies wh...

South Sudan Official: Sudan Warplanes Bomb South Sudan

AP | MICHAEL ONYIEGO | Posted 07.09.2012 | World

JUBA, South Sudan — Sudan resumed its aerial bombardment of South Sudan, violating international calls for a cessation of hostilities between th...

What a Lost Boy From Sudan Taught Me About Leadership

Antonio Lucio | Posted 07.08.2012 | Latino Voices
Antonio Lucio

Lopez Lomong, was born Lopepe Lomong and was raised in a small village of South Sudan. When he was six, he was abducted by paramilitary forces who aimed at turning boys into soldiers. Lopez is one of Sudan's "Lost Boys" and his story is a symbol of leadership, resilience and human achievement.

Sudan Declares State Of Emergency

AP | MOHAMMED SAEED | Posted 06.29.2012 | World

KHARTOUM, Sudan — Sudan declared a state of emergency Sunday in areas bordering South Sudan, giving authorities wide powers of arrest a day afte...

Are We Still Dedicated to Peace in South Sudan?

Don Golden | Posted 04.25.2012 | World
Don Golden

If we continue to stand now for peace in South Sudan, then their first chapter as a nation could read of new schools and children living past their 5th birthdays, instead of burned marketplaces and displaced refugees.

Official: Sudan Continues Bombardment

AP | TOM ODULA | Posted 06.24.2012 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — South Sudan's president said its northern neighbor has "declared war" on the world's newest nation, just hours after Sudanese j...

South Sudan President Says Sudan Has Declared War

AP | ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 06.24.2012 | World

BEIJING — The president of newly independent South Sudan, in Beijing lobbying for economic and diplomatic support, told China's president on Tue...

Obama: 'It's Easier To Start Wars Than To End Them'

AP | By TOM ODULA | Posted 06.21.2012 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya -- South Sudan and Sudan must stop all military actions against each other and resolve their disputes through negotiations to avoid goi...

Is Sudan Heading For War?

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 01.14.2012 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — The presidents of Sudan and the new nation of South Sudan are both predicting the possibility of a new war in an oil-rich regio...

With War Threatening: Clooney, Google, UN Team Up To Watch Sudan Border

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON — A group founded by American actor George Clooney said Tuesday it has teamed up with Google, a U.N. agency and anti-genocide organiz...

George Clooney In Southern Sudan Over War Worries

AP | MAGGIE FICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

JUBA, Sudan — American actor George Clooney is visiting the little known region of Southern Sudan. The U.N. Security Council arrived to a raucou...

Ibrahim Gambari: Unsuccessful UN Envoy To Burma Heads To Sudan

The New Republic | Seyward Darby | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

On May 20, 2006, Ibrahim Gambari, the gregarious UN under-secretary general for political affairs, met with leaders of Burma's military junta and thei...