Posted by: APO | 26 July 2016

South Sudan Fighting Sees More Refugees Fleeing into Uganda than in the First 6 Months of 2016

Fighting in South Sudan that broke out on 8 July between rival factions loyal to Salva Kiir and Riek Machar has to date forced 37,890 people to flee the country to Uganda. To put this in context: In the past three weeks there have been more refugee arrivals in Uganda than in the entire first six months of 2016 (33,838). Yesterday (25 July) an estimated 2,442 refugees were received in Uganda from South… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/south-sudan-fighting-sees-more-refugees-fleeing-into-uganda-than-in-the-first-6-months-of-2016?lang=en


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