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Control of S.Sudan oil state capital contested, says government

By Reuters | Thu, 20 Feb 2014 07:32 AM
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By Carl Odera

JUBA, Feb 20 (Reuters) - The capital of South Sudan's main oil-producing region is divided between government troops and rebels, the president's spokesman said, after an escalation in fighting that has added to ...

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