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South Sudan Journalist Detained, Radio Station Shut Down Over Report

A South Sudanese radio station was silent Monday and its news editor spent a third day in detention over a story that the government says blames its troops for new fighting in Unity state. Members of the National Security Service took Bakhita Radio off the air and detained news editor David Nicholas Ocen and three other staff members on Saturday, shortly after the station aired a story about fresh fighting near Bentiu. All of the station's staff except Ocen were released the same...

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