South Sudan Crisis Situation Report No. 32 (as of 17 April 2014)

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 17 Apr 2014

Highlights

 Heavy fighting in Bentiu, Unity State, on 14-15 April caused thousands of people to flee to the UN base. Civilians were reportedly targeted during the violence.

 An attack by armed youth on the UN base in Bor on 17 April killed dozens of civilians and injured many more.

 The number of people displaced within South Sudan rose to 927,000, with the highest increase in Upper Nile State.

 Multi-sector rapid response has reached an estimated 200,000 people in remote locations in Jonglei, Unity and Upper Nile states in the past week. A multi-sector response to about 30,000 displaced people started in Kodok.

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