- Obama, African leaders to hold talks on South Sudan crisis Updated: Jul-26-15 1:22 pm
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - U.S. officials are voicing pessimism about the prospect of a peace and power-sharing agreement in South Sudan as President Barack Obama prepares to hold talks on the crisis with African leaders.
- Splinters in South Sudan rebellion as 2 generals dropped Updated: Jul-22-15 2:15 pm
JUBA, South Sudan - South Sudan's main rebel group says its leader Riek Machar has removed two top generals in a move interpreted as an internal purge to prepare for peace talks with the government.
- South Sudan hopes IOC recognition will unite newest nation Updated: Jul-15-15 4:35 am
JUBA, South Sudan - Torn by civil war and facing a humanitarian crisis, South Sudan is finding hope on the sporting front: The world's newest nation is in line for international recognition that would allow it to send a team to next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
- Amid violence and hunger, South Sudan marks 4th birthday Updated: Jul-09-15 11:27 am
JUBA, South Sudan - South Sudan marked four years of independence from Sudan on Thursday, but the celebrations were tempered by concerns about ongoing violence and the threat of famine.
- Africans seeking better lives pass through Ethiopian town Updated: Jul-05-15 10:43 am
METEMA, Ethiopia - The mood in the border town of Metema these days is quiet and watchful.