South Sudan



  • FAO 2017-08-20 14:52


    World facing worst food crisis in 70 year

    TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) – The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) welcomes the UN Security Council's recognition of conflict as a major cause of famine, and the call to enhance longer-term recovery and resilience of conflict-affected countries.

  • sudan 2017-07-11 15:35

    Sudan urges US to lift sanctions permanently 

    KHARTOUM, Jul. 11 (MNA) – Sudan's Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour on Monday urged the US government to make the right decision of permanently lifting the economic sanctions on Sudan.

  • Sudan 2017-05-31 16:09

    About 137K S Sudanese fled to Sudan since Jan.

    JUBA, May 31 (MNA) – Nearly 137,000 South Sudanese have fled to Sudan since last January, mostly women and children, due to the violence and the threat of famine, reported the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

  • Famine 2017-05-19 16:33

    FAO Warns about famine in Yemen, 3 African countries

    TEHRAN, May. 19 (MNA) – FAO and other UN agencies have warned that Famine in Yemen, Northeastern Nigeria, Somalia, and South Sudan is close to generate humanitarian disaster.

  • Sudan 2017-05-10 16:45

    UN outstands high percentage of S Sudanese refugees

    NAIROBI, May 10 (MNA) – than a million children ran away from war in South Sudan, since the armed conflict started in December 2013.

  • South Sudan 2017-05-08 22:01

    Over 1mn children flee South Sudan: UN

    JUBA, May 08 (MNA) – Two UN agencies said Monday that over 1 million children have fled South Sudan due to escalating armed conflict.

  • Sudan 2017-02-11 12:40

    UNSC urges immediate end to current fighting across S Sudan 

    NEW YORK, Feb. 11 (MNA) –The UN Security Council on Friday called on all parties in South Sudan to immediately stop fighting, saying that "there is no military solution to the conflict" in the world's youngest country.

  • Sudan 2017-01-31 15:52

    EU urges warring South Sudanese parties to protect civilians 

     JUBA, Jan. 31 (MNA) –- The European Union (EU) has called for the need of an inclusive political solution in South Sudan, urging warring Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) and the SPLA-in-Opposition to cease hostilities and protect civilians from crossfire.

  • Japan 2016-12-21 14:31

    Japan to oppose UN resolution of S Sudan arms embargo: sources 

    TOKYO, Dec. 21 (MNA) – Japan plans to oppose a United Nation's proposal pushed by the United States for arms embargo against South Sudan, local media quoted government sources as saying on Wednesday.

  • Ban ki moon 2016/12/18

    By: Ban Ki-moon

    South Sudan: A people betrayed 

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Ban has urged international organizations and South Sudan leaders to take responsibility to establish security and stability in the country as the world’s newest country.