Italian bishops’ conference donates 1M euros to South Sudan
July 11, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: The nation of 10.2 million (map), most of whose people are animist or Christian, gained independence from largely Muslim Sudan in 2011.The South Sudanese Civil War began in 2013; the government and a leading rebel group signed a peace agreement in September 2018. The war has left 400,000 dead and displaced over 3.6 million civilians.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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