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Ugandan Authorities Grappling With Influx of South Sudanese Refugees

January 12, 2014 2:39 pm0 comments
Ugandan Authorities Grappling With Influx of South Sudanese Refugees

Kampala Sunday, January 12, 2014-The Authorities in Uganda are grappling with the high influx of South Sudanese refugees displaced by the fighting. Thousands of South Sudanese refugees have fled and crossed the border into Uganda to take refuge after weeks of fighting between the Government troops and rebels loyal to former Vice President Riek Machar. As of Sunday morning the number of South Sudanese refugees in Uganda was at 42,810 of which 25% are unaccompanied children. Catherine Ntabadde the Uganda Red Cross-URCS Spokesperson told The Continent Observer that the Government of Uganda and the United Nations High Commission Refugees have assigned Uganda Red Cross the role of camp management of […]

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