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Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Juba, South Sudan (January 31, 2020)

Security Alert–U.S. Embassy Juba, South Sudan (January 31, 2020) Location: Juba & country-wide Event:  Recent information suggests terrorists continue to actively plot attacks against the U.S. Embassy and U.S. government personnel.  They may conduct attacks with little or no warning, targeting hotels, restaurants, shopping areas, and other areas where large crowds gather and westerners frequent. Actions to ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Juba

January 7, 2020 Location: Juba, South Sudan Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware ...
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Treasury Sanctions Individuals for Roles in Atrocities and Other Abuses

December 10, 2019 Global Magnitsky designations target serious human rights abuse worldwide on International Human Rights Day Washington – Today, on International Human Rights Day, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has taken action against 18 individuals located in Burma, Pakistan, Libya, Slovakia, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and ...
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USAID Provides $92.5 Million in Humanitarian Assistance to People of South Sudan

For Immediate Release U.S. EMBASSY JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN Office of Public Affairs Press Release November 15, 2019 USAID Provides $92.5 Million in Humanitarian Assistance to People of South Sudan JUBA, South Sudan—The United States Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing $92.5 million in humanitarian assistance to help people affected by ...
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Troika statement on the 69th extraordinary session of the IGAD Council of Minister’s meeting. Addis Ababa

November 10, 2019 On the occasion of the meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development, the Troika wishes to reiterate its commitment to South Sudan. The people of South Sudan want and deserve peace. We have heard the commitment from all parties to the permanent ceasefire. We expect the parties ...
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