Intercommunal tensions in Pibor, eastern South Sudan have caused our organization to suspend medical activities in the area for fear of the safety of our staff.
One of our MSF professionals was killed and two more were injured in Pieri, Jonglei State in South Sudan.
In Jonglei State and the Greater Pibor Administrative, the conflict has led to the displacement of thousands exposing men, children and women to extreme levels of violence and leaving them in dire need of humanitarian and medical assistance.
The government of South Sudan has declared a state of emergency in 27 flood-affected areas across the country.
On 30th October, the government of South Sudan declared a state of emergency across 27 flood-affected areas.