South Sudan grinding civil war

Child abductions rise amid South Sudan’s grinding civil war

AKOBO, South Sudan/February 4, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — It’s been almost two years since Deng Machar’s three young children were abducted from his home and likely sold for cattle. Sitting in South Sudan’s opposition-held town of Akobo, the 35-year-old pointed to the dirt beneath his feet. “They were playing right there,” Machar said. “It would be … Continue reading Child abductions rise amid South Sudan’s grinding civil war