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The Golden Laundromat: Conflict Gold May Be Entering US Through Gold Trading Network

Washington, DC – A new investigative report released by The Sentry, an investigative initiative co-founded by George Clooney and John Prendergast, spotlights how gold mined from conflict areas in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo may be reaching international markets, including the supply chains of major U.S. companies and in products that consumers use every day.

SOUTH SUDAN | Ceasefire Signed With Hopes For Longterm Peace

The president of South Sudan Salva Kiir, and his former vice president, Riek Machar, signed a ceasefire agreement and conceded they will work towards a power-sharing government that many hope will lead to a lasting peace for the world’s youngest country embroiled for the past five years in a civil war that has killed thousands and displaced millions.

SOUTH SUDAN | Controversy Over Extension of Presidential Term

Juba, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) The controversy over mandates between the South Sudanese government and opposition continued today with an official statement rejecting accusations to the effect that the continued presence of the country's president, Salva Kiir, will affect peace talks.

Israeli Weapons Fueling War in South Sudan

OCTOBER 21, 2016 - Israeli and Bulgarian arms have been helping to fuel war in the South Sudan, according to a United Nations panel, with a number of U.N. leaders threatening to put an arms embargo in an attempt to end ongoing fighting in the world's newest nation.

Clooney, Cheadle outlines, graft, murder, mayhem in South Sudan

WASHINGTON D.C. SEPTEMBER 17, 2016 - A new report from THE SENTRY organization, is claiming that South Sudan’s leaders have exploited the country’s ongoing civil violence with indications that top officials ultimately responsible for mass atrocities in South Sudan, have at the same time managed to accumulate fortunes, despite modest government salaries.
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