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UNMISS protection of civilians humanitarian attacks peacekeepers South Sudan peacekeeping peacekeepers Renk India

On the eve of UN Day 2020, UNMISS peacekeepers evacuate some 32 humanitarian workers following threats and violent attacks by youth groups in Renk, Upper Nile. The humanitarian staff are currently safe and under UNMISS protection.

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There were all smiles behind the face masks as UNMISS handed over new facilities to the South Sudanese Police Services in Juba.

David Shearer UNMISS South Sudan IDP camps POC Sites Bentiu Malakal peacekeepers peacekeeping COVID-19

From 14-16 October 2020, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General and Head of UNMISS, David Shearer, visited Bentiu and Malakal for the first time since the coronavirus-related lockdown in South Sudan. SRSG Shearer met with representatives of displaced communities, state officials and humanitarian partners.