• A battle in Jonglei state killed 20 rebel fighters and four government troops, while a tribe-on-tribe cattle-raiding attack elsewhere in the country killed 27 people.

    LAST UPDATE : May 20, 2013, 11:11 AM EDT
  • South Sudan accuses Sudan of supporting the rebellion, a strategy meant to block Juba's plans to build an oil pipeline into Ethiopia.

    LAST UPDATE : May 08, 2013, 11:02 AM EDT
  • Armed rebels that South Sudan believes are backed by Sudan opened fire on a U.N. convoy, killing five peacekeepers from India and at least seven civilians.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 09, 2013, 10:57 AM EDT