[SuriNews] 10/29/2019 – EyeRadio: South Sudan Gov’t rejects “imprudent” UK travel advice

REPOST from Eye Radio – October 29 2019 Author: Ayuen Panchol The South Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has described as unwise the recent UK travel advisory. On 18 October, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office advised against all travel to South Sudan, citing growing insecurity. “Levels of inter-communal violence remain high across the country, and there are sporadic reports of fighting between armed groups in certain areas,” it wrote. “It is possible that such violence will increase in the run-up to, and beyond, the 12 November deadline for the formation of a new Transitional Government of National Unity.” It encourages Britons in South Sudan to “leave if it’s safe to do so”. In response, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation rejects the assertions, saying world leaders wouldn’t be visiting the capital, Juba, if the country was unsafe. Recently, IGAD team and UN Security Council delegation visited the country where they held meetings with representatives of the peace parties. “This is clear evidence that Juba is now more secure and safe than any time before as well as other parts of South Sudan,” reads a press statement in parts. “The imprudent advice issued by the government of the United Kingdom at this time in which the security has tremendously improved, and investors and nationals of other countries of the world have come back to invest…..is based on politically motivated purposes and unsubstantiated facts on the ground.” […]

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Helping Suri Children

by The Suri Kachipo B Community@Facebook – 8 August 2019 CHILDREN ARE THE VICTIMS OF UNDELIVERED SERVICES, SUCH AS SCHOOL, HEALTH AND EVEN CLEAN DRINKING WATER, THEREFORE WE NEEDS HELPS. The Suri children in South Sudan and Ethiopia are as same as the children in other remote area of Africa, they are as same as the children around the world…

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We are “Suri”, “Mun” and “Mela”

The people from outside world usually called Suri and Mun (Mursi) people as “Surma”, they also called Mela (Me’en) people as “Bodi”. BUT SORRY, WE MUST TELL YOU THAT THIS IS INCORRECT! THIS IS NOT THE ORIGINAL NAME GIVEN TO US BY OUR ANCESTORS! PLEASE RESPECT OUR TRADITIONAL NAME! We are Suri (Suri in South Sudan also called as “Suri Kachipo“), Mun (Mursi) and Mela (Me’en) Surma, Bodi ≠ Our Name

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