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07:33
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Ugandan Security Accused of Beheading Cattle Thieves security force 1 4 Top story

Alberio Tobiolo, the Governor of Torit State in Eastern Equatorial Province in South Sudan, says that at least four suspected thieves have been beheaded at the Uganda-South Sudan border.
08:59
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South Sudanese Militiamen Rape Two Women in Lamwo medical examination 2 1 Top story

A soldier attached to the UPDF base in Ngomoromo told URN on condition of anonymity that the attackers are part of a larger group of Sudan Peoples Liberation Army SPLA soldiers in Poger who are wandering around waylaying Ugandan civilians to rob them of their valuables.
10:16
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Refugees Riot Over Food, Disarm Constable unhcr

Josephine Angucia, the West Nile Region Police Spokesperson, says it took the intervention of police from Arua town to calm down the situation, recover the fire arm and rescue the service providers.
18:24
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Deputy CDF Flags off Ugandan Delegation to Post Exercise in Tanzania kenya 1 1 Top story

In his speech, Mbadi said the exercise will help EAC member states to tighten their grip on terrorism, piracy, and readiness to address disaster outbreaks.
13:12
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Reflect on Reasons for Fighting –Museveni tells S. Sudan Leaders south sudan

He cautioned the parties to the south Sudan Conflict to be mindful of politics driven by opportunism which has brought a lot of suffering to Africa and cost it development. In the last 58 years, I have been watching the Africans here. There have been so many mistakes, so much suffering because of the politics of opportunism, that that takes advantage of identity.
17:33
17:33

South Sudan: Kiir, Machar Peace Deal splm 1

Manawa Peter Gatkouth, the Deputy Chairperson of the National committee for information and Public relations, says the two parties have committed to the principle of peace, which includes a ceasefire and call for democracy.
10:30
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OPM Separates Dinka, Nuer Refugees in West Nile Camps south sudanese 1 Top story

At least 10 Buses have transferred the Nuer Community from Tika IV to Omugo 6. According to Settlement Commandant, 5000 individuals were transferred on Saturday. Those transferred also include the displaced members that were staying at Tika Police post.
16:07
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Koboko Police Hold SPLA Soldier Over Gun south sudan 1 1 Top story

James Mawa, the LC 3 chairperson, Kuluba Sub country, says cases of gun trafficking and theft are high in the sub county because of the porous borders.
07:54
07:54

Security Council Renews UN Peacekeeping Mission in South Sudan peace process

The Council decided to maintain the overall force levels of UNMISS with a troop ceiling of 17,000 troops. This includes a Regional Protection Force whose capacity will not exceed 4,000, troops and 2,101 police personnel, including individual police officers, formed police units and 78 corrections officers.
08:28
08:28

South Sudanese Refugees Hits 30,000 Mark opm

Dr. Sam Omara, the head of the OPM Resource Center, says their offices in Adjumani, Arua and Kiryadongo districts have been receiving refugees each day since July 07th when fighting broke out in Juba.
16:57
16:57

Uganda Sends Back South Sudan Prisoners 2 1

William Koamkech, Kitgum resident district commissioner says authorities of Magwi County had sought to relocate the inmates to a safe and secure jail in Nimule through a secure passage in Kitgum.
15:58
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UPC Applauds Army for Evacuating Ugandans from South Sudan south sudan crisis 1

Michael Osinde Orach, the spokesperson of the Akena faction, says the efforts of Uganda Peoples Defense Forces-UPDF to rescue Ugandans trapped by the clashes in South Sudan should be appreciated.
14:16
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African Union Approves Regional Force For South Sudan

State minister for Foreign Affairs Henry Okello Oryem says Uganda is yet to discuss how the arrangement will go.
11:41
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Peace Returning To Juba uganda government 1

This comes after the two leaders South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and his Vice President Riek Machar declared a unilateral ceasefire on Monday after their forces who were involved in fighting starting at the presidential palace spread to entire Juba city and other neighboring areas.
18:19
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Number Of Ugandans In South Sudan Not Known - Oryem updf 1

While in an interview with URN Henry Okello Oryem says because many people especially traders went in to the country without getting registered with the Ugandan ministry of foreign affairs and even the Embassy in South Sudan it makes it difficult to ascertain the number of Ugandans in the Country.
14:59
14:59

Ban Ki-moon Calls For Demilitarization Of Juba united nations 1

In a meeting in Kigale, Rwanda, on Friday, with South Sudanese government officials, Ban Ki-moon also called on the leadership of the new country not to further escalate fighting across the country.
16:56
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Ugandan Nationals Set Off from Juba south sudan Top story

Lt. Kato Hassan Ahmed, the spokesperson of the UPDF contingent handling the evacuation, told URN on phone that the trucks ferrying the Ugandans are expected to enter Uganda on Saturday morning via Nimule border post.
13:58
13:58

South Sudanese In Uganda Condem Juba War juba fighting

In an interview with URN, some of south Sudanese say the recent violence in the country is likely to increase more suffering for citizens.
14:41
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Over 2000 Ugandans Assemble at Nisitu south sudan crisis 1

According to Ofwono, the Ugandans have convened around Aruu junction and Gombo market following an announcement by government to evacuate Ugandans due to clashes in the South Sudan capital, Juba.
17:02
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Riek Machar to Take Oath as S. Sudan First VP on Monday splm-io

That is the same day Machar, who on April 12 returned to his strong base of Pagak, is expected in the capital Juba as part of a peace deal aimed at ending over two years of armed conflict in the worlds youngest nation.
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