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The UN Security Council on Friday approved a resolution extending an arms embargo and sanctions against South Sudan for one year.

Confirmed deaths due to #COVID19  across Africa. The six countries with most deaths are Egypt, Algeria, South Africa, Nigeria, Sudan and Morocco. [interactive in our Data Explorer where you can compare with all countries in the world & view it per capita ]

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Of South Sudan's five vice presidents, three have now tested positive for Covid-19.

🇺🇳 Their time in sub-saharan South Sudan would take them from advising the UN in the sweltering streets of Juba to tackling sexual violence in the desolate refugee camps in the north. Find out out more here: 👇 #pkday 

In the DRC CD , we've provided #COVID19  training for 47 healthcare workers and 16 Ministry of Health staff. We also continue to explore how the screening and referral units set up to fight the Ebola epidemic can be adapted for COVID-19 screenings, as they have been in South Sudan.

"I really felt the heart of looking after patients.” Watch Grace talk to #SiennaMiller  about why she became a nurse—and then watch the @WHO  award-winning War & Grace that chronicles the challenges facing midwives in South Sudan here:

The U.N. Security Council approved a resolution extending for a year an arms embargo on South Sudan and a travel ban and financial sanctions for targeted individuals, with Russia, China and South Africa abstaining


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Major Suman Gawani, an Indian Army officer who served as a women peacekeeper with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) in 2019 is being awarded the “United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award.”

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Earlier today, President Kagame chaired a virtual EAC Consultative Meeting with Heads of State of Uganda, Kenya and South Sudan on the regional response to COVID-19

Share of rural population with access to electricity, 2016. Pakistan: 98% Colombia: 95% Indonesia: 94% Philippines: 86% India: 77% Bangladesh: 68% South Africa: 67% Nigeria: 41% Kenya: 39% Cambodia: 36% Ethiopia: 26% Zimbabwe: 15% South Sudan: 5% (World Bank)

Democratic Republic of Congo. Nigeria. Libya. Iraq. Syria. Afghanistan. Myanmar. Somalia. South Sudan. Ukraine. We might have #280characters  but that's still not enough to talk about all the places where civilians are caught in conflict.

South Sudan is on the brink of genocide. Is anyone paying attention?

Two-thirds of all refugees come from 5 countries. ?? Syria ?? Afghanistan ?? South Sudan ?? Myanmar ?? Somalia Imagine what peace in just 1 of those countries could mean. #WorldRefugeeDay 

Let us pray for peace in Africa, especially in the Central African Republic and in South Sudan. #prayforpeace 

East African countries Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya and South Sudan, and Yemen are at risk of suffering from a major humanitarian crisis.

Congratulations on the success of Operation#SankatMochan  undertaken 2 evacuate Indians from war-torn South Sudan@SushmaSwaraj  @Gen_VKSingh 

I've covered countries like South Sudan or Congo torn apart by autocrats who don't cede power--now a nominee brings that spirit to the US.