South Sudan Crisis: Humanitarian Snapshot (as of 04 January 2014)

Violence broke out in Juba on 15 December 2013, quickly spreadi- ing to six states across the country. Armed hostilities have been particularly intense in other areas outside Juba including Jonglei, Unity and Upper Nile states.

Humanitarian Response

Despite restricted access, relief agencies have launched a multi-sector response to the crisis, with aid including food, water, household items and healthcare scaling up in areas where security allows.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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