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S Sudan battle continues despite US warnings
Government troops and rebels fight in the northern oil town of Bentiu, despite US warnings to impose sanctions.
Last updated: 05 May 2014 23:44 GMT
UN: Millions at risk of hunger in South Sudan
Aid organisations air drop emergency relief food to thousands starving as access to northern villages becomes a problem.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 17:19 GMT
S Sudan army battles rebels as leaders meet
Troops fight for strategic town of Malakal as regional heads of states meet in Addis Ababa to push for peace.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2014 14:06 GMT
S Sudan army battles rebels for key oil town
Commanders say they are confident rebels will be ejected from Malakal, but UN warns of war crimes on both sides.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 10:06 GMT
S Sudan army fight for final rebel stronghold
Government troops advance against rebels in Bor, amid rising concern about atrocities and stalled peace talks.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2014 13:50 GMT
South Sudan army claims capture of oil hub
Rebel leader Riek Machar acknowledges loss of Bentiu but vows to continue fight against government forces.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2014 00:50 GMT
South Sudan army closes in on rebel-held town
Government says it is poised to recapture Bor, a claim dismissed by rebels as peace talks grind on in Ethiopia.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 02:52 GMT
S Sudan says army has retaken rebel-held city
South Sudan's military spokesman said other towns will be retaken within 72 hours.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2013 17:25 GMT
S Sudan to 'investigate' mass graves reports
UN investigators report finding at least three mass graves in Bentiu and Juba.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2013 15:53 GMT
Obama warns South Sudan over violence
US president says any effort to seize power by force will end support from international community.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2013 04:51 GMT
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