South Sudan: Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin 31 Dec 2012 - 6 Jan 2013

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 06 Jan 2013


• Up to 8,000 people were reportedly newly displaced in Northern Bahr el Ghazal State in the past month, due to cross-border tensions between South Sudan and Sudan.
• Humanitarian assistance was underway in Western Bahr el Ghazal State, to people in Wau town affected by an outbreak of protests and violence in mid-December.
• A reported increase in aerial bombardments in Sudan’s South Kordofan resulted in an increase of students arriving to Yida refugee camp in Unity State.

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