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In South Sudan, UN rights chief appeals for safety to allow displaced to return home (UN – United Nations)

(Source: UN – United Nations) In South Sudan, UN rights chief appeals for safety to allow displaced to return home A makeshift primary school for students at the UNMISS displaced persons camp in Bor, Jonglei state, South Sudan. Photo: UNMISS/Mihad Abdalla 28 April 2014 – The United Nations human rights chief today called on the parties to the conflict in South Sudan to respect the cessation of hostilities in order to stem the suffering of ordinary civilians and to ensure that it is safe enough for those uprooted by months of violence to return to their homes. “I hope that the cessation of hostilities agreement will be respected by both parties -…

In South Sudan, UN rights chief appeals for safety to allow displaced to return home (UN – United Nations)

(Source: UN – United Nations) In South Sudan, UN rights chief appeals for safety to allow displaced to return home A makeshift primary school for students at the UNMISS displaced persons camp in Bor, Jonglei state, South Sudan. Photo: UNMISS/Mihad Abdalla 28 April 2014 – The United Nations human rights chief today called on the parties to the conflict in South Sudan to respect the cessation of hostilities in order to stem the suffering of ordinary civilians and to ensure that it is safe enough for those uprooted by months of violence to return to their homes. “I hope that the cessation of hostilities agreement will be respected by both parties -…