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9.4 more people need humanitarian aid in South Sudan: UN
November 28, 2022

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The United Nations says nearly 9.4 million people in South Sudan are in need of urgent humanitarian assistance.

In a statement, the Humanitarian Coordinator in South Sudan Sara Beysolow Nyanti, said currently, nearly a third of 12.4 million people  are facing severe food insecurity.

She said humanitarian conditions have been worsened by endemic violence, conflict, access constraints and health challenges besides flooding and drought.