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Armed Youths Attack UN Compound in South Sudan

Officials in South Sudan say armed youths attacked people taking refuge in a United Nations compound in the capital of Jonglei state. Fighting in the nation threatens the most vulnerable populations. A spokesman for South Sudan's opposition forces, James Gatdet Dak, says the youths overran the U.N. compound in Bor on Thursday and began indiscriminately shooting at civilians inside. “This is very unfortunate, and these are mainly women and children," he said. "Innocent...

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