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US, Allies Demand Stop to New Fighting in South Sudan

The United States and European allies say a new flare-up of fighting in South Sudan violates that country's peace agreement, and are demanding the clashes end immediately.

A joint statement …

Amid Upheaval in South Sudan, Country’s Teak Forests Fall

KATIRE, SOUTH SUDAN Sprawling teak forests, planted nearly a century ago to supply lumber and government income, are fast disappearing in South Sudan as timber companies take advantage of the …

Amid Upheaval in South Sudan, Country’s Teak Forests Fall

KATIRE, SOUTH SUDAN Sprawling teak forests, planted nearly a century ago to supply lumber and government income, are fast disappearing in South Sudan as timber companies take advantage of the …

South Sudan to Deduct from Civil Servants’ Salaries – But Salaries Aren’t Being Paid

JUBA/WASHINGTON The government of South Sudan says that beginning in March, it will deduct one day's salary from civil servants' paychecks each month to help pay for implementation of the …

South Sudan to Deduct from Civil Servants’ Salaries – But Salaries Aren’t Being Paid

JUBA/WASHINGTON The government of South Sudan says that beginning in March, it will deduct one day's salary from civil servants' paychecks each month to help pay for implementation of the …

Somalia Moves to Calm Diplomatic Tensions With Kenya

The Somali government has moved to calm diplomatic tensions following Kenya's decision to recall its ambassador to Mogadishu and instruct Somalia's ambassador to leave Nairobi.

The two counties are embroiled …