Trouble not just Sudan, South Sudan is in crisis – UN peace keepers doing their best, but they are outmanned

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30 people killed following clashes at UN base in Jonglei:

At least 30 people were killed in Jonglei state capital Bor on Thursday during clashes between local youth demonstrators and peacekeepers from the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), medical sources told Sudan Tribune.

The clashes occurred about 9:30am (local time) when armed youth from Bor town opened fire on the UN compound where thousands of people displaced by ongoing violence in the country (IDPs) are currently sheltering.


UNMISS health worker William Oyual said 20 people were killed when armed local youths forced their way into the compound.