South Sudan Crisis Situation Report No. 36 (as of 16 May 2014)

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 16 May 2014

Highlights

• The Ministry of Health declared a cholera outbreak in Juba, Central Equatoria, with 43 suspected cases and two deaths reported.

• Fighting continued in Bentiu, Unity State, including around the UN Base, where up to 25,000 people are sheltered.

• About 1.3 million South Sudanese have been displaced, including 350,000 people who have fled to neighbouring countries.

• According to the latest data, four million people are facing acute food insecurity.

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