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Pope Francis

Pope Francis to Visit South Sudan

Pope Francis will visit South Sudan in hopes to restore peace to a country that's been plagued by internal conflict since Dec. 2013, when civil war erupted ...
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South Sudanese health care trainees

South Sudan’s Catholic Health Training Institute Helping to Save Lives

South Sudan's Catholic Health Training Institute trains nurses, midwives, and auxiliary nurses—helping to care for the country's 12 million people ...
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South Sudan children sitting on ground

South Sudan Needs Your Help

South Sudan continues to be plagued with ethnic violence, food and fuel shortages, economic poverty and more. With your support, you can make a difference ...
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South Sudan President Salva Kiir

South Sudan President Prays for Forgiveness

South Sudan President Salva Kiir prayed for forgiveness for what he describes as sins he may have committed while exercising his duty as the Head of state ...
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South Sudan children sitting on ground

Catholic Bishops of South Sudan Make Appeal for Humanitarian Aid

The Catholic Bishops of South Sudan appeal for humanitarian assistance to the war-torn country which faces extreme violence, famine, poverty and insecurity.  ...
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South Sudanese prepare food in Riimenze camp

South Sudan Faces Famine

The United Nations declared that South Sudan is facing a famine. Over 100,000 people are affected, with one million more on the edge with food insecurity ...
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South Sudan children sitting on ground

South Sudan Civil War Causing Hardship in Riimenze

South Sudan's civil war is causing suffering for the people in Riimenze. Most homes have been looted and destroyed, and food availability is now a problem ...
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South Sudan woman stirring pot

South Sudan Food, Medicine and Water Crisis Hits Riimenze

The South Sudanese in Riimenze face a life-or-death situation. Extreme violence and burnings have forced on them a dire food, medicine and water crisis ...
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South Sudan kids on playground

Christmas Vigil Masses Cancelled in Juba, South Sudan

Traditional Christmas vigil masses in Juba, South Sudan were cancelled for security reasons. Still, ministry work continues in education and opportunity ...
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