Posted by: APO | 22 July 2016

Over 26,000 people flee to Uganda to escape uncertainty in South Sudan

Thousands of people continue to flee uncertainty and fighting in South Sudan. Since fighting erupted on July 7 between forces loyal to President Kiir and First Vice President Machar, 26,468 people have crossed into Uganda’s northern region, including 24,321 in the previous six days alone. The influx continues to be characterised by a high proportion of women and children (more than 90%). Yesterday,… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/over-26000-people-flee-to-uganda-to-escape-uncertainty-in-south-sudan?lang=en


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