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UN fails to adopt arms embargo against South Sudan

A vote to impose an arms embargo and targeted sanctions against South Sudan has failed to garner enough support among the 15 members of the UN Security Council.

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“We need action from everyone” to reach 2030 goals: UN chief

“We need action from everyone” to realize the Sustainable Development Goals (

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South Sudan facing “unprecedented levels of food insecurity”

South Sudan is facing “unprecedented levels of food insecurity,” UN agencies in the country are warning.

Around 2.8 million people are in urgent need of food assistance.

The situation is particularly dire because the rise in hunger is happening during the post-harvest period.

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