News Briefs

  Tevet 11, 5772 , 06/01/12

South Sudan: Jungle District Declared Disaster

South Sudan declared a jungle district a national disaster area,Thursday, after 100,000 people fled the district because of fierce fighting between two tribes.

Under the declaration, the infant nation is asking for assistance from international aid organizations.

Other archived news briefs:Jan 06 2012, 08:42 AM, 1/6/2012