South Sudan troops, allies killed hundreds in recent attacks: UN

Over 230 civilians killed and 120 women and girls raped by South Sudan government troops and aligned forces, UN says.

10 Jul 2018 07:07

Reuniting displaced South Sudanese children with their families

Thousands of children separated from their families as they fled the violence in South Sudan are still waiting to be reunited with them.

08 Jul 2018 01:44

South Sudan's Machar set to be 'reinstated as vice president'

Rebel leader is to return to his position as one of the country's four vice presidents, Sudan's foreign minister says.

08 Jul 2018 01:44

Why is Omar al-Bashir mediating South Sudan peace talks?

A peace deal in South Sudan will benefit the Sudanese president in more than one ways.

06 Jul 2018 03:28

Meet the activist held without charge in a notorious jail

Political activist Amjed Farid explains what life is like for people like him in Sudan, and why he speaks out against the government.

03 Jul 2018 09:02

South Sudan ceasefire violated hours after taking effect

South Sudan's government and armed opposition trade blame as 'permanent' ceasefire is violated within hours.

30 Jun 2018 05:07

Noura Hussein: 'Hoping for a miracle to stop our daughter being hanged'

The parents of Sudanese teenager Noura Hussein speak for the first time about her alleged rape and death sentence.

25 Jun 2018 11:52

South Sudan rebel chief meets President Kiir in Ethiopia

Two South Sudanese leaders met for the first time since a peace deal broke down in 2016.

21 Jun 2018 10:02

South Sudan's Kiir, Machar to meet in Ethiopian capital

Political rivals have not met face-to-face in two years since Machar fled South Sudan in 2016.

19 Jun 2018 11:34

In South Sudan's war, thousands suffer rape and sex attacks

Although thousands of women have reported rape and other sexual atrocities in South Sudan's war, human rights groups say the figure is likely to be much higher.

19 Jun 2018 11:34

South Sudan rebel leader Machar to hold talks with President Kiir

Meeting between the two South Sudanese leaders to take place in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa next week.

14 Jun 2018 04:48

Sudan's Bashir is playing a dangerous game

The attempt of the Sudanese president to engage with rival regional interests in a bid to stay in power might fail.

21 May 2018 07:05

South Sudanese flee war to neighbouring countries

A meeting is held in Ethiopia to revive South Sudan peace, but people keep fleeing the violence.

18 May 2018 02:48

No gold rush for South Sudan

Gold is smuggled across the border and sold for a higher price, robbing South Sudan of its wealth.

02 May 2018 06:47

Abducted aid workers released in South Sudan

Ten aid workers kidnapped in South Sudan by opposition forces last week have been returned to the capital, Juba.

01 May 2018 05:26

UN raises alarm over fate of missing aid convoy in South Sudan

A convoy of 10 aid workers has gone missing in South Sudan, prompting concerns over the group's wellbeing.

26 Apr 2018 09:34

In South Sudan 'copyright laws do not exist'

Many South Sudanese artists are opting to have their works produced in other countries where there is copyright legislation.

24 Apr 2018 04:42

South Sudan requests to join Arab League

Egypt's foreign minister visited South Sudan's president in Juba.

13 Mar 2018 12:59

Sudan: Journalists released amid press freedom concerns

Sudan has not said how many journalists were arrested and human rights groups worry that more remain in unknown locations, without access to lawyers or loved ones.

24 Feb 2018 07:39

South Sudan officials may be guilty of war crimes: UN report

More than 40 South Sudanese officials may be guilty of crimes against humanity, the UN says.

23 Feb 2018 06:04