UNMISS Update

  • 29 Apr 2017 - We are disturbed by the escalation of violence and subsequent suffering of civilians in South Sudan as a result of the recent government offensive. We urge the Government and other warring parties to cease hostilities, uphold their responsibility to protect civilians and...
  • 24 Apr 2017 - UNMISS PoC sites Update No.162
  • 19 Apr 2017 - UNMISS PoC sites Update No.161
  • 04 Apr 2017 -
    UNMISS “Protection of Civilians” (PoC) Sites [i]
    As of 30...
  • David Shearer chats with an elder in Gogrial

    David Shearer chats with an elder in Gogrial

    30 Mar 2017 -   The ongoing conflict in South Sudan is affecting food security in some of the country’s more “stable states,” the head of UN peacekeeping in South Sudan, UNMISS, has said. David Shearer, the UN’s most senior official in the country, was speaking during a visit to Aweil in the...
  • UNMISS Chief praises Gogrial authorities for removing road blocks

    Mr David Shearer greeting the leaders in Gorgrial

    30 Mar 2017 - The authorities in Gogrial have been praised by the most senior UN official in South Sudan for closing seven road blocks in the state, a move which has facilitated both trade and enabled humanitarian access. David Shearer, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Representative in...
  • 15 Mar 2017 -   Bor, 15 March 2017: South Korean peacekeepers have completed repairing the Bor - Mangala road stretch. The 125km road is a major road stretch, linking Greater Equatoria region with Jonglei State.  Equipped with heavy bulldozers and other road machinery, the Korean peace...
  • 14 Mar 2017 -   Bor, 14 March 2017 - More than 300 people have graduated from an intensive training course in technical and vocational skills including carpentry, welding, electricity, and construction in Bor. The graduates were passed out last week from two training...
  • 14 Mar 2017 - Malakal, 14 March 2017 – The African Union high representative for South Sudan, Alpha Oumar Konaré, has applauded the United National Mission in South Sudan for its role in protecting civilians sheltered at its base in Malakal. Mr. Konare led a delegation to Malakal recently,...
  • 14 Mar 2017 -   Yei, 14 March 2017 - Members of the Chinese battalion also known as CHINBATT, serving with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan – UNMISS, have rescued seven civil personnel from a hotel in Yei town. The rescue on Sunday evening came after the SPLA and members of the...

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