SUDAN AND SOUTH SUDAN CONFLICT PDF!
South Sudan is the world's newest nation, in the centre of Africa bordered by six countries. It is rich in oil, but following decades of civil war it is. That year, following decades of civil war, the southern section seceded, becoming the world's newest nation: South Sudan. Today, conflict. The South Sudanese Civil War is an ongoing conflict in South Sudan between forces of the government and opposition forces. In December , President Kiir accused his former deputy Riek Machar and ten others of attempting a coup d'état.Politics of South Sudan · Sudan People's Liberation · Riek Machar.
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Under his rule, repression in the south increased as the war against South Sudanese rebesl became a holy sudan and south sudan conflict jihad. This ended the civil war and allowed for a referendum and eventual South Sudanese independence in But today, violence and extreme hunger have replaced the high hopes its citizens once had.
For more than four years, fighting—coupled with a collapsing economy—has ravaged the country with devastating consequences: With swift action, humanitarian aid helped halt famine by the middle ofbut the situation continues to rapidly deteriorate across the country.
We need an end to the fighting so that sudan and south sudan conflict can get food to those who urgently need it and provide them with support to rebuild their shattered lives. Still, most people make their living as subsistence farmers and herders. Because of the conflict, nearly four million people have been forced ro flee their homes with two million in neighboring countires, making this the largest refugee crisis in Africa.
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And with inflation skyrocketing—up to percent a year—many families are struggling to buy even the basics, such as food. There are now more than 4, active cases.
As the economy has worsened the cost of sudan and south sudan conflict clean water has increased substantially, forcing many people to resort to unsafe sources.
What Oxfam is doing in South Sudan Sisters Nyach and Nya wash clothes while they wait to fill their jerry cans with clean, safe water pumped from nearby tanks. Our aim is to meet the urgent needs of the most vulnerable people and to help them build a stronger future.
We have seven humanitarian bases across the country as well as a deployable team that can respond to other locations as needed. In addition, we are providing emergency support for many South Sudanese refugees who have fled to neighboring countries for safety.
Kiir is an ethnic Dinkawhile Machar is an ethnic Nuer.
Adwok then controversially claims that the officer in charge of the weapons stores, opened them and rearmed only the Dinka soldiers.
A Nuer soldier passing by questioned this and a fistfight then ensued between the two and attracted the attention of the "commander and his deputy to the scene.
It culminated in the Nuer soldiers taking control of the military headquarters. He then explained standard procedure: Military doctrine dictates that once a contingent of mutinous troops have been dislodged, appeal is made for their surrender and then disarmed.
Those who remained loyal to the president are also disarmed to prevent bad blood. The loyal troops of Tiger, hailing mainly from Warrap and Aweilhave not been disarmed.
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In fact, they are the ones rampaging Juba, looting and shooting to kill any Nuer in the residential neighbourhoods. He was later detained at the Juba airport when attempting to leave the country.
His passport was also confiscated.