South Sudan

South Sudan's crisis is complex, but there's a way out of war and fragility

Sarah Logan

South Sudan has a huge challenge ahead to achieve and maintain peace.


Could this country be among the world's best for refugees?

Mugume Davis Rwakaringi

Many Ugandans were once refugees themselves. Now, they are 'paying back the good' and making their country one of the best in the world for refugees.


South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar 'under house arrest' in Pretoria, says source

Peter Fabricius, Denis Dumo

A well-connected regional political consultant said Machar was being kept 'basically under house arrest' near Pretoria with his movements restricted.


South Sudan is bleeding itself dry

Blood donations are scant in South Sudan as the process is frowned upon and treated with suspicion by locals.


The UN mission can't keep the peace in Juba's civil war runs along ethnic lines

Zachary Donnenfeld

A force from the continent, such as the African Union, may possibly be able to protect South Sudan’s civilians.