South Sudan Crisis Situation Report No.34 (as of 2 May 2014)

Highlights

  • Fighting was reported in Jonglei State, mainly in Duk and Twic East counties causing movement of people out of these areas.

  • Thousands of people fled violence in Unity State and have sought refuge in the neighbouring states including in the Abyei region.

  • Rains caused significant flooding in the UN base in Malakal, where 18,000 people are sheltering.

  • The number of people displaced by conflict within South Sudan rose to 959,000 with 20 per cent of the displaced in inaccessible areas.

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