collapse

Post reply

Name:
Email:
Subject:
Message icon:

Verification:
Type the letters shown in the picture
Listen to the letters / Request another image

Type the letters shown in the picture:
What is the most common last name in VN?:

shortcuts: hit alt+s to submit/post or alt+p to preview


Topic Summary

Posted by: ngjm95
« on: January 11, 2018, 11:00:17 AM »

Chinese UN peacekeepers in the capital Juba “abandoned their posts entirely” at one civilian protection site where tens of thousands had sought safety from successive bouts of fighting, a report by the US-based Centre for Civilians in Conflict (Civic) said.
'We just want to live' – on the road with South Sudan's refugees
Read more

Although Ethiopian troops appear to have withdrawn from their perimeter positions at another base, civilians said the peacekeepers helped evacuate civilian casualties and, on at least a few occasions, returned fire when fighters targeted the camp. Outside the fortified bases, however, peacekeeper presence was “non-existent”.

The failures came amid clashes in Juba between troops from the government’s Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA), loyal to the president Salva Kiir, and opposition forces of his rival Riek Machar. The street battles, in which scores were killed, were the culmination of months of tension between the two factions, and resulted in the flight of Machar from South Sudan.

During four days of fighting between the rival forces, artillery rounds and gunfire hit two UN bases, killing two Chinese peacekeepers.

The Chinese troops subsequently abandoned their posts, leaving weapons and ammunition behind, the report said.

More: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/oct/06/un-peacekeepers-refused-to-help-south-sudan-rebels-raped-aid-workers-report

* Recent Posts

beer guide by gaden
[Yesterday at 01:46:53 PM]


Southern Wedding by gaden
[Yesterday at 12:25:08 PM]


Lucrative investment policies no longer primary concern by convoy
[July 18, 2018, 10:00:22 PM]


Foreign missions have been misused by convoy
[July 18, 2018, 10:11:57 AM]


South China Sea tribunal ruling clings to relevance: experts by convoy
[July 17, 2018, 10:11:47 PM]


Anyone watching The Debut show? by UniFy(心臓盗人)
[July 17, 2018, 05:07:53 PM]


23andme by gaden
[July 17, 2018, 04:22:34 PM]


Hi There! by gaden
[July 17, 2018, 04:15:13 PM]


chinese guy ranting on vietnamese by IronTree
[July 17, 2018, 02:48:34 PM]


Wow! Hanoi is almost 1st world by gaden
[July 17, 2018, 01:30:02 PM]


What kind of scam is this? by gaden
[July 17, 2018, 01:22:24 PM]


Does this seem right? by JA DU ( transracial)
[July 17, 2018, 08:09:32 AM]


Cute man by JA DU ( transracial)
[July 17, 2018, 08:06:41 AM]


BOT stations will be repositioned in right places by convoy
[July 17, 2018, 04:06:38 AM]


What is the deal with Western Wedding dress? by gaden
[July 16, 2018, 05:19:44 PM]


Instrumental music by gaden
[July 16, 2018, 05:03:12 PM]


Natural calamity prevention needs local people support by convoy
[July 16, 2018, 04:13:21 PM]


which game is better? by bé map
[July 16, 2018, 01:55:04 PM]


What does getting high feel like? by bé map
[July 16, 2018, 01:54:27 PM]


Loss-making projects see progress towards growth by convoy
[July 16, 2018, 04:02:23 AM]


Do you think this guy is good looking? by bé map
[July 16, 2018, 02:15:40 AM]


What is sino-viet word for cow? by Vietfaces
[July 15, 2018, 05:11:59 AM]


Shanghai's crashing stock market has lost $2 trillion — more than the value of a by JA DU ( transracial)
[July 14, 2018, 07:50:15 PM]


Does Southern accent sound like a bird singing? by gaden
[July 14, 2018, 03:02:24 PM]


Finnish project helps drive innovation by convoy
[July 14, 2018, 04:10:18 AM]

* News Feeds