Spotlight: South Sudan Conflict

Collection with 21 media items created by Transterra Editor

20 Jan 2014 22:00

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South Sudan in Crisis 3
Bentiu, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
11 Jan 2014

South Sudanese government soldier stands clutching his weapon in Bentiu town in Unity State, after government forces on Friday retook the town from rebel forces.

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South Sudan in Crisis 1
Juba, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
12 Jan 2014

Bentiu, South Sudan. Soldiers from the South Sudanese People's Liberation Army (SPLA) after Bentiu, Unity State was reclaimed from the hands of the rebels, led by former Vice President Riek Machar. Unity State is of the areas rich in oil.

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South Sudan in Crisis 2
Juba, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
11 Jan 2014

SPLA officers prepare to leave Juba in order to visit some of the areas which have been liberated from the rebels led by former Vice-President Riek Machar.

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South Sudan in Crisis 11
Juba, south Sudan
By Samir Bol
09 Dec 2013

On the 9th of January, 2005 in Kenya, a comprehensive peace agreement to stop the longest war in Sudan was signed. After that, South Sudan gained independence from Sudan. Today South Sudan faces a new war. Catholics in Juba march and pray for peace in South Sudan. This march was attended by the ambassador of the United States to South Sudan, Ambassador Suzan Page.

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South Sudan in Crisis 12
Juba, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
09 Dec 2013

A prayer held by the Catholic community of Juba, South Sudan for peace attended by the ambassador of the United States to South Sudan, Ambassador Suzan Page. Photo by Samir Bol.

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South Sudan in Crisis 16
Bentiu, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
12 Jan 2014

Bentiu, South Sudan. Soldiers from the South Sudanese People's Liberation Army (SPLA) after Bentiu, Unity State was reclaimed from the hands of the rebels.

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South Sudan in Crisis 13
Juba, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
13 Jan 2014

SPLA soldier in the capital Bentiu of Unity State, after the area was reclaimed from rebel forces.

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South Sudan in Crisis 5
Bentiu, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
11 Jan 2014

A group of government soldiers on a military vehicle in Bentiu, after the area was reclaimed from rebel forces.

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South Sudan in Crisis 4
Bentiu, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
13 Jan 2014

Soldiers from the SPLA in the capital Bentiu of Unity State after reclaiming it from the hands of the rebels.

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South Sudan in Crisis 14
Juba, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
09 Dec 2013

Catholics in Juba march and pray for peace in South Sudan.

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South Sudan in Crisis 10
Bentiu, South Sudan
By Samir Bol
11 Jan 2014

One of the SPLA snipers in in Bentiu, Unity State, South Sudan.

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South Sudanese Refugees in Uganda 2
Adjuman district, Uganda
By Francis Bahene Tumwekwasize
21 Dec 2013

South Sudan refugees at Dzaipi refugee camp in Adjuman didtrict being briefed

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South Sudanese Refugees in Uganda 5
Adjuman district, Uganda
By Francis Bahene Tumwekwasize
20 Jan 2014

82-year-old South Sudanese with his family members at Dzaipi refugee camp in Uganda.

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South Sudanese Refugees in Uganda 1
Adjuman district, Uganda
By Francis Bahene Tumwekwasize
20 Jan 2014

South Sudan refugees seated under temporary makeshift shelter at Dzaipi refugee camp in the Adjuman district.

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South Sudanese Refugees in Uganda 4
Adjuman district, Uganda
By Francis Bahene Tumwekwasize
20 Jan 2014

A sick South Sudanese woman sleeping in front of her shelter at Dzaipi refugee camp in the Adjuman district.

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Clashes in South Sudan 1
Malakal, South Sudan
By Transterra Editor
21 Jan 2014

SPLA soldiers patrolling Malakal. Victories in Bor and Malakal has strenghtened the government's negotiating hand in the Addis Ababa ceasefire talks.

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Clashes in South Sudan 2
Malakal, South Sudan
By Transterra Editor
21 Jan 2014

SPLA convoy patrolling Malakal. Victories in Bor and Malakal has strenghtened the government's negotiating hand in the Addis Ababa ceasefire talks.

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Clashes in South Sudan 9
Malakal, South Sudan
By Transterra Editor
21 Jan 2014

SPLA soldier after recapturing the town of Malakal, from rebel groups led by former Vice-President Riek Machar.

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Clashes in South Sudan 5
Malakal, South Sudan
By Transterra Editor
21 Jan 2014

SPLA soldier after recapturing the town of Malakal, from rebel groups led by former Vice-President Riek Machar.

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Clashes in South Sudan 16
Malakal, South Sudan
By Transterra Editor
21 Jan 2014

President Salva Kiir announced the recapture of Malakal at a press conference in Juba on Monday.

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Clashes in South Sudan 3
Malakal, South Sudan
By Transterra Editor
21 Jan 2014

Army spokesman Philip Aguer said on Monday that the rebels "were flushed out of the town" and Malakal was "finally in the hands" of South Sudanese troops again.