Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

South Sudan Rebels Seize Monitors' Helicopter

South Sudan opposition forces seized a helicopter of the regional monitoring and verification teams early Sunday and a team member has reportedly died.  The incident happened just hours before the East African bloc IGAD (Intergovernmental Authority on Development) opened a summit in Ethiopia on the fighting in South Sudan. Opposition forces fighting the South Sudan government seized the helicopter and monitors when they landed near Bentiu in Unity State during a routine...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter