South Sudan

Sudán del Sur: Los crímenes de guerra y la amenaza de hambruna empañan el Día de la Independencia

Están surgiendo nuevos datos que indican que tanto el gobierno como las fuerzas de la oposición de Sudán del Sur continúan cometiendo crímenes de guerra y crímenes de lesa humanidad. Así lo ha manifestado Amnistía Internacional. Ambas partes en el conflicto cometen crímenes de guerra y crímenes de lesa humanidad.Hay más de un millón de personas desplazadas internamente, y 400.000 se han visto obligadas a huir

Soudan du Sud. La célébration de l'indépendance entachée de crimes de guerre et d’une menace de famine

De nouveaux éléments apparaissent concernant des crimes de guerre et des crimes contre l'humanité commis par les forces du gouvernement et celles de l'opposition au Soudan du Sud, a déclaré Amnesty International alors que le pays célèbre pour la troisième fois son indépendance, le 9 juillet. Lors d'une mission à Juba ce mois-ci, l'organisation a interrogé des personnes déplacées qui ont décrit les atrocités récentes et une crise humanitaire imminente. •Les deux parties au conflit commettent des crimes de guerre et des crimes contre l’humanité.

Q&A - Three years on, South Sudan is locked in a cycle of violence - 8 July 2014

Headline Title:  Q&A - Three years on, South Sudan is locked in a cycle of violence On 9 July, South Sudan will mark three years as an independent state. But the growing pains of the world’s newest country are evident as millions are trapped in a vicious cycle of violence. On 9 July, South Sudan will mark three years as an independent state. But the growing pains of the world’s newest country are evident as millions are trapped in a vicious cycle of violence. Here're some of the problems facing South Sudan today. Media Node:  South Sudan Q&A At a Glance:  Republic of South Sudan - Facts• Became an independent state on 9 July 2011• President: Salva Kiir Mayardit• Population: 7.5-9.7 million (UN estimate, 2006)• Area: 619,745 Sq Km • More than a million internally displaced people and nearly 400,000 effectively forced to leave the country.• 4.9 million people in desperate need of humanitarian assistance. • 3.7 million at high risk of food insecurity in the coming year.  Twitter Tag:  SouthSudan Story Location:  United Kingdom 6° 40' 31.872" N, 34° 27' 11.25" E See map: Google Maps URL:  South Sudan: Independence Day marred by ongoing war crimes and looming famine Description:  News Story, 8 July 2014. URL:  South Sudan: Nowhere safe: Civilians under attack in South Sudan Description:  Report, 8 May 2014.

South Sudan: Independence Day marred by ongoing war crimes and looming famine

New evidence is emerging of ongoing war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by both government and opposition forces in South Sudan, Amnesty International said as the country marks its third Independence Day on 9 July. On a mission to Juba this month, the organization interviewed internally displaced people who described recent atrocities and an imminent humanitarian crisis. ·        Both sides to the conflict committing war crimes and crimes against humanity

South Sudan: Independence Day marred by ongoing war crimes and looming famine - 8 July 2014

Headline Title:  South Sudan: Independence Day marred by ongoing war crimes and looming famine New evidence is emerging of ongoing war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by both government and opposition forces in South Sudan, Amnesty International said as New evidence is emerging of ongoing war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by both government and opposition forces in South Sudan, Amnesty International said as the country marks its third Independence Day. Media Node:  South Sudan - Juba IDP camp At a Glance:  Both sides to the conflict committing war crimes and crimes against humanityMore than 1 million internally displaced and 400,000 forced to flee the country3.9 million people face an alarming risk of food insecurity as fears of famine loomArms flow into South Sudan as conflict continues  Story Location:  Sudan 10° 2' 58.0308" N, 30° 31' 12.072" E “Both sides in the conflict have demonstrated a near-total disregard for the laws of war, with civilians left paying the price. All sides must immediately cease attacks on civilians. All states must suspend international arms transfers to South Sudan, until there are guarantees they will not be used to commit or facilitate serious abuses.” Source:  Michelle Kagari, Deputy Regional Director for Eastern Africa at Amnesty International Date:  Tue, 08/07/2014 URL:  Three years on, South Sudan is locked in a cycle of violence Description:  Q&A, 8 July 2014 URL:  Truth and debate fall victim to ‘national security’ rhetoric amid South Sudan’s crisis Description:  Blog, 7 July 2014 URL:  South Sudan: Civilians killed and raped as ethnically-motivated violence spirals and famine looms Description:  News story, 8 May 2014 URL:  Nowhere Safe: Civilians Under Attack in South Sudan Description:  Report, 8 May 2014

South Sudan: New interactive conflict map highlights urgent need to protect civilians - 16 May 2014

Headline Title:  South Sudan: New interactive conflict map highlights urgent need to protect civilians   A new interactive map launched by Amnesty International today uses the powerful voices of eyewitnesses and civilians to trace the South Sudan conflict from its origins in Juba in December 2013 up to the present. Media Node:  South Sudan conflict map VIDEO: Nowhere Safe - South Sudan report Story Location:  Sudan 9° 6' 27.0756" N, 28° 15' 24.6096" E “This interactive map tells the story of the conflict through the voices of civilians that Amnesty International staff met while recently on mission in South Sudan ” Source:  Michelle Kagari, Deputy Regional Director at Amnesty International Date:  Fri, 16/05/2014 URL:  Two armies, one duty: All sides must protect civilians in South Sudan’s conflict Description:  Interactive map URL:  Two armies, one duty: All sides must protect civilians in South Sudan’s conflict Description:  Sign the petition URL:  South Sudan: Civilians killed and raped as ethnically-motivated violence spirals and famine looms Description:  News story, 8 May 2014 URL:  Nowhere safe: Civilians under attack in South Sudan Description:  Report, 8 May 2014 URL:  South Sudan: UN report on conflict echoes urgent Amnesty International call for accountability Description:  News story, 8 May 2014

Soudan du Sud. Le rapport de l'ONU sur le conflit fait écho à l'appel urgent lancé par Amnesty International

Après la publication, jeudi 8 mai, par Amnesty International d’un nouveau rapport sur les atrocités commises dans le cadre du conflit au Soudan du Sud, les Nations unies ont rendu public leur propre rapport, qui fait écho aux appels lancés pour demander que les responsables de crimes contre l’humanité, crimes de guerre et autres graves violations des droits humains soient tenus de rendre des comptes. Après la publication, jeudi 8 mai, par Amnesty International d’un nouveau rapport sur les atrocités commises dans le cadre du conflit au Soudan du Sud, les Nations unies ont rendu public leur propr

South Sudan: UN report on conflict echoes urgent Amnesty International call for accountability - 8 May 2014

Headline Title:  South Sudan: UN report on conflict echoes urgent call for accountabi Following today’s publication of new Amnesty International research on horrific atrocities amid the conflict in South Sudan, the United Nations has released its own comprehensive report echoing cal Following today’s publication of new Amnesty International research on horrific atrocities amid the conflict in South Sudan, the United Nations has released its own comprehensive report echoing calls for accountability for all those responsible for crimes against humanity, war crimes and other serious violations. Media Node:  South Sudan UNMISS report VIDEO: Nowhere Safe - South Sudan report Story Location:  Sudan 7° 56' 27.2976" N, 29° 12' 5.976" E “Together, these reports give powerful and resounding evidence showing that urgent action is needed to ensure that all those responsible for atrocities in South Sudan are investigated and brought to justice. The authorities in the world’s youngest country must draw a line in the sand and send a message that such abuses will not be allowed to take place in future. ” Source:  Michelle Kagari, Amnesty International’s Deputy Regional Director for Eastern Africa Date:  Thu, 08/05/2014 URL:  South Sudan: Civilians killed and raped as ethnically-motivated violence spirals and famine looms Description:  News story, 8 May 2014 URL:  South Sudan: Nowhere safe: Civilians under attack in South Sudan Description:  Amnesty International Report, 8 May 2014 URL:  Conflict in South Sudan: A human rights report Description:  UNMISS report, 8 May 2014

South Sudan: Civilians killed and raped as ethnically-motivated violence spirals and famine looms

A new investigation into the conflict in South Sudan has revealed horrific atrocities committed by both parties to the conflict, with ethnically motivated attacks on civilians constituting war crimes and crimes against humanity, Amnesty International said in a report released today.  A new investigation into the conflict in South Sudan has revealed horrific atrocities committed by both parties to the conflict, with ethnically motivated attacks on civilians constituting war crim

جنوب السودان: مقتل واغتصاب مدنيين بينما يتصاعد العنف ويتفاقم خطر المجاعة - 8 May 2014

Headline Title:  جنوب السودان: مقتل واغتصاب مدنيين بينما يتصاعد العنف ويتفاقم خطر المجاعة قالت منظمة العفو الدولية في تقرير صدر اليوم إن تحقيقاً جديداً في الصراع الدائر في جنوب السودان قد كشف عن فظائع مروعة  ارتكبها طرفا الصراع، مع تصاعد الهجمات التي تسته تحقيق جديد في الصراع الدائر في جنوب السودان قد كشف عن فظائع مروعة  ارتكبها طرفا الصراع، مع تصاعد الهجمات التي تستهدف المدنيين بسبب العرق والانتماءات السياسية المتصورة، وبما يشكل جرائم حرب وجرائم ضد الإنسانية Media Node:  South Sudan - mass grave AR Story Location:  السودان 6° 40' 33.834" N, 30° 41' 44.8836" E “هذا البحث يكشف النقاب عن معاناة لا يمكن تصورها للعديد من المدنيين غير القادرين على الهروب من دوامة متصاعدة من العنف في جنوب السودان. فقد تم ذبح المدنيين في الأماكن عينها حيث التمسوا اللجوء. وتم اغتصاب الأطفال والنساء الحوامل وتصفية المسنين والعجزة بالرصاص في أسرة المستشفيات ” Source:  ميشيل كاغاري، نائبة مدير برنامج أفريقيا في منظمة العفو الدولية Date:  Thu, 08/05/2014 URL:  Nowhere Safe: Civilians Under Attack in South Sudan Description:  Read the full report

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