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Saving South Sudan

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Women and children carry water in Minkammen on 01/08/14. Unrest began on 12/15/13 as a clash between army units loyal to South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and those loyal to ex-VP Riek Machar. (Nichole Sobecki/AFP/Getty)

South Sudan, one of the world’s newest countries, is already in danger of becoming a failed state. A civil war, which erupted there in December 2013 shows little sign of abating. Robert Young Pelton traveled to South Sudan to search for rebel leader Dr. Riek Machar and ride along with the White Army in combat. His report "Saving South Sudan" filled the entire April issue of Vice magazine.

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Comments [1]

Ed from Larchmont

Please comment on the extent that this is an attack of the Muslim north on the Christian South, extending anti-Christian violence across this parallel in Africa, thanks.

May. 29 2014 12:59 PM

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