[JURIST] Both sides in the South Sudan conflict are committing gross human rights violations, according to a UN report [text, PDF] released Thursday. The UN Mission in South Sudan's (UNMISS) [official website] issued the report after compiling evidence from interviews with more than 900 civilians who were victims of and witnesses to violence after being directly targeted based on ethnic lines. The UN has reported that Sudanese civilians were victims to rape, mass killings and torture as a result of...

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