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Dec. 4 2014 - Mingkaman area in Lakes state, South-Sudan. Adhield Mangar Thiong is from Bor and arrived to this area in December 2013. She has five children and she is pregnant. She manage to feed her children with food from WFP (World Food Program) but she believes that beans are not enough to sustain their growth. Meat and fish are scarsily available at the local market and due to this prices are extremely high. At present her husband is at Bor to rebuilt their house where they will go back if the civil war will finish. More than 100'000 people fleed to this area to escape the uprise of the civil war which erupted in December 2013. The majority of them escaped Jongley County capital city of Bor crossing the White Nile with rafts in less than a week. The ongoing civil war between SPLA-Juba, the army loyal to President Salva Kiir and SPLA-IO, the army of former deputy Riek Machar, is generating more than 1,9 million displaced people out of a population of 8 million; 1,4 million are internally displaced. UNHR (United Nations High Commission for Refugees) considers the South-Sudanese humanitarian crisis one of the worst on planet at present.

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South-Sudan humanitarian crisis
Dec. 4 2014 - Mingkaman area in Lakes state, South-Sudan. Adhield Mangar Thiong is from Bor and arrived to this area in December 2013. She has five children and she is pregnant. She manage to feed her children with food from WFP (World Food Program) but she believes that beans are not enough to sustain their growth. Meat and fish are scarsily available at the local market and due to this prices are extremely high. At present her husband is at Bor to rebuilt their house where they will go back if the civil war will finish. More than 100'000 people fleed to this area to escape the uprise of the civil war which erupted in December 2013. The majority of them escaped Jongley County capital city of Bor crossing the White Nile with rafts in less than a week. The ongoing civil war between SPLA-Juba, the army loyal to President Salva Kiir and SPLA-IO, the army of former deputy Riek Machar, is generating more than 1,9 million displaced people out of a population of 8 million; 1,4 million are internally displaced. UNHR (United Nations High Commission for Refugees) considers the South-Sudanese humanitarian crisis one of the worst on planet at present.