Sudan: Omar al-Bashir must face justice for recent and past crimes

Following the announcement by Sudan’s Public Prosecutor that he will charge former president Omar al-Bashir with the recent killing of protestors, Amnesty International’s Deputy Director for East Africa, the Horn and the Great Lakes, Seif Magango said:

Al-Bashir must face …

Rohingya among 4 Terror Suspects in Malaysian Custody

Two Rohingya were among suspects apprehended in a foiled Islamic State (IS) plot in Malaysia to attack worship sites and assassinate high-profile personalities during Ramadan, police said Monday, in the first terror-related arrests there involving members of the Myanmar ethnic …

Rohingya among 4 Terror Suspects in Malaysian Custody

Two Rohingya were among suspects apprehended in a foiled Islamic State (IS) plot in Malaysia to attack worship sites and assassinate high-profile personalities during Ramadan, police said Monday, in the first terror-related arrests there involving members of the Myanmar ethnic …

NFI and Emergency Shelter Distribution Report New Fangak, 22 February 2019

Summary of Distribution

Distribution of NFI Materials was held in New Fangak, Jonglei state by IOM, ADA and Nile Hope, in cooperation

with local authority and hired casual workers, which aided the distribution of S-NFI materials. Village committees were involved …

High-powered UN, AU and IGAD delegation pledge full and united support for South Sudan peace deal

We are totally united in support of the revitalized peace agreement and in support of South Sudan and its people.

That was the message from a high-powered delegation from the United Nations, the African Union and the Intergovernmental Authority on …

IOM DTM South Sudan Displacement Site Flow Monitoring: Malakal PoC Site, Intention-Perception Survey, Published May 8, 2019

BACKGROUND

Malakal County’s population was estimated at 126,500 individuals during the 2008 census but was estimated to have grown in subsequent years before conflict erupted, with Malakal Town considered the second largest city in South Sudan prior to the 2013 …

South Sudan’s Kiir: More Time Needed to Form Interim Government

South Sudan’s warring parties will need more than a six-month extension approved last week before they can form a transitional government, says the country’s president, Salva Kiir.

In his first public remarks since the parties agreed to the extension last …