Justin Lynch

South Sudan

UN failed to protect civilians in South Sudan: report

Investigators say peacekeepers left their posts in attack on UN-protected site in city of Malakal that killed 40 people.


South Sudan's Riek Machar sworn in as vice president

Swearing-in ceremony follows Machar's return to the capital after UN peace deal aimed at ending two-year war.

War & Conflict

Stage set for return of South Sudan's Riek Machar

Formation of unity government expected if rebel leader arrives in capital Juba in first step towards ending civil war.

South Sudan

South Sudan: Riek Machar 'delayed over weapons dispute'

Disagreement over weapons is preventing rebel leader from returning to Juba to form unity government, officials say.

War & Conflict

South Sudan: Sanctions delay Riek Machar's return

Effort to form unity government and end civil war thrown into limbo after return of Riek Machar is repeatedly delayed.

War & Conflict

Hospitals targeted across South Sudan

Instead of being places of care and refuge, medical facilities have become the sites of massacres and looting.