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South Sudan civilians pay police for protection

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Juba residents of South Sudan’s capital say they are collecting cash to pay police unofficially to patrol their neighborhoods, amid a crime wave and a cash crunch that means authorities often cannot pay their wages. Robbers killed more than 60 people last month in Juba, twice as many as in July, according to the Community […]

SPLA and Rebel clashes in Aburoc, S. Sudan

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South Sudan’s army known as SPLA and rebel have clashes while attacking each other at a town called Aburoc. Aburoc is a town near Sudan border and is sheltering some fleeing civilian roughly 10 000 people. The town had been one of the few remaining rebel strongholds in the region. Rebel spokesperson Lam Paul Gabriel […]