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Violation Reports from The Ceasefire & Transitional Security Arrangements Monitoring & Verification Mechanism (CTSAMVM)

The Ceasefire & Transitional Security Arrangements Monitoring & Verification Mechanism (CTSAMVM) concluded that the Commissioners of Koch and Mayendit are responsible for instigating violence in Leer County that resulted in the murder of women and children, mass rape, and destruction of villages and health care facilities. Why hasn’t the government removed them from their positions ...
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Honoring the Courage of Journalists on World Press Freedom Day

A Statement by Chargé d’Affaires David Renz, U.S. Embassy, Juba, South Sudan Today is World Press Freedom Day, commemorated annually since 1993.  May 3 is an occasion for all sectors of society – media representatives, civil society leaders, government officials, security personnel, academicians, and others – to discuss the state of press freedom, protection of ...
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Chargé d’Affaires visits Eye Radio in Juba

U.S. Chargé d’Affaires (CDA) David Renz visited Eye Radio in Juba on April 29, where he discussed U.S. policy toward South Sudan and affirmed U.S. support for a free and vital press.  Speaking to the staff at the radio station, the CDA expressed his thanks to the heroic journalists whose work ensures the people of South Sudan ...
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Travel Advisory: U.S. Embassy Juba Travel Advisory Reminder

The U.S. Department of State updated the Travel Advisory for South Sudan on April 19, 2022. South Sudan remains Level 4: Do Not Travel. The U.S. Embassy reminds U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to South Sudan to review the most recent travel advisory- ( South Sudan Country Information ), and to exercise extreme caution when traveling in all parts of the country, including Juba.  ...
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