3 days ago
While speaking at a police graduation ceremony in Juba on Monday, South Sudan President Salva Kiir warned there could be oil shutdown like the one that ended nearly two months ago.
5 days ago
South Sudan accuses Sudan of supporting Yau Yau's rebellion in order to block South Sudan's plans to build an oil pipeline through Jonglei state and Ethiopia.
8 days ago
The medical aid group Doctors Without Borders says one of its medical facilities located in a rural but violent region of South Sudan has been ransacked and destroyed.
22 days ago
The incident happened nearly two weeks after South Sudan and Sudan agreed to open 10 crossing points along their border to boost the movement of goods and people between the two countries.
67 days ago
The International Committee of the Red Cross says more than 60 people have been wounded in fighting between South Sudan's army and a rebel group.
70 days ago
That was in 1989, when he left his family, as did thousands of other boys, to escape a brutal civil war that ravaged southern Sudan from 1983 to 2005.
74 days ago
The African Union says South Sudan will restart pumping oil in two weeks and will export as soon as it's technically possible.
78 days ago
Early marriages also will prevent South Sudan from achieving the goal of having women hold 25 percent of government jobs, said Lorna James Elia of the local Voices for Change advocacy group.
80 days ago
Philip Aguer said Wednesday that South Sudan troops killed 28 fighters led by the rebel leader David Yau Yau in the restive state of Jonglei.
95 days ago
"He told the official Sudan News Agency on Tuesday that some rebels retreated and crossed the border into South Sudan.
99 days ago
He says the largest number of cases and suspected cases is in the Yusuf Batil camp in Upper Nile state, which houses 37,229 refugees fleeing fighting between rebels and the Sudanese government.
117 days ago
Officials in South Sudan say a tension-filled showdown in the middle of a market town between rebels and South Sudan's military led to the deaths of four civilians.
126 days ago
South Sudan broke away from Sudan in 2011 after an independence vote under a 2005 peace treaty that ended decades of war, but disputes remain over their common border and sharing of oil revenues.
138 days ago
The United States, South Sudan's most important ally, has pressured South Sudan for more than a year to cut military ties to the Nuba Mountains rebels, fearing more instability in the region.
139 days ago
South Sudan chief negotiator Pagan Amum on Friday said that in case of disagreements over the recommendation of the mediators, his country is proposing to go to binding international arbitration.
141 days ago
A South Sudan official says the country's president is going to propose the use of binding international arbitration to resolve a border dispute with Sudan.
157 days ago
The U.N. mission in South Sudan says it is sheltering hundreds of civilians following an outbreak of violence.
158 days ago
Officials have failed to make progress in talks that would see South Sudan resume its oil exports through Sudan.
159 days ago
In September, leaders of the two countries agreed to deals on economic and security arrangements that would allow South Sudan to export oil through Sudan.
162 days ago
The U.S. special envoy to the Sudan region says new security demands raised by Sudan are blocking the implementation of a peace and security deal with South Sudan.
165 days ago
South Sudan soldiers are being blamed in the deaths of up to 23 civilians in two separate regions in the world's newest country.
176 days ago
When South Sudan peacefully broke away from Sudan last year, the rebels were placed in the Sudan half of the partition.
179 days ago
The deputy speaker of the Sudanese parliament said Tuesday that Sudan will not allow southern oil to flow through its territory until South Sudan "disengages" from rebels near the border.