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Amid Death and Ruin, Life Stumbles Back in South Sudan's Bor

When Mary Yar was shot in the chest last month by anti-government forces who overran the town of Bor for the second time in as many weeks, she walked two kilometers to the nearest hospital for care. That's where anti-government troops threatened to rape and rob the grandmother in her sixties. I told them, 'You are my sons' and they never raped me. But other, younger women were raped. Mary Yar, resident of Bor, South Sudan “'Let us have sex with you....

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