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27 December 2013 - 4:35pmHeavy fighting broke on 15 December in South Sudan’s capital Juba and quickly spread to four other states, forcing over 120,000 people to flee their homes. Some 63,000 people have sought refuge at the UN peacekeeping bases around the country. Despite the access challenges caused by insecurity, aid...
27 December 2013 - 1:22pmUN agencies and humanitarian partners today appealed for $152 million to help meet the immediate needs of people affected by the ongoing violence in the Central African Republic (CAR). Since the start of the violence in early December, nearly 800,000 people have fled their homes seeking greater...