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In addition, many of the people displaced by violence in 2011 from areas north of the River Kiir in the disputed Abyei Area continue to reside in South Sudan.In the two and a half years since people of South Sudanese origin began returning from Sudan on a large scale directly before and after independence, vulnerable communities in South Sudan have struggled to accommodate more than 700,000 new arrivals, many of whom are rebuilding lives and livelihoods with few resources from which to draw.Since gaining independence from Sudan on July 9, 2011, South Sudan has confronted a number of humanitarian challenges, including population movements and returnee integration.Ongoing conflict in Sudan’s Two Areas of Blue Nile and Southern Kordofan continues to result in refugee flows into South Sudan, straining scarce resources.South Sudan became the newest country in the world on July, 9, 2011, after a civil war with the north that lasted almost a quarter of a century.
We were walking up the hill to go to our last family with supplies and I passed this abuba laying on her mat trying to read her Bible. "But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. And those who are Christ's have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.
Amongst those injured were children as young as two who had been shot when armed men broke into their homes.
The teams also noticed people coming for treatment for physical symptoms that were the result of the mental trauma they had endured.
A peace agreement known as the "Compromise Peace Agreement" was signed in August 2015.
the SPLM-IO fled to the surrounding and previously peaceful Equatoria region.