A boy eats out of a ladle at his home in Ngop in South Sudan’s Unity State. Photo: AFP A boy eats out of a ladle at his home in Ngop in South Sudan’s Unity State. Photo: AFP
A boy eats out of a ladle at his home in Ngop in South Sudan’s Unity State. Photo: AFP

Famine threatens millions in South Sudan while government spends half its budget on weapons

Despite South Sudan’s political, humanitarian, and economic crises, UN report identifies ongoing purchase of weapons by President Salva Kiir’s SPLA forces

A boy eats out of a ladle at his home in Ngop in South Sudan’s Unity State. Photo: AFP A boy eats out of a ladle at his home in Ngop in South Sudan’s Unity State. Photo: AFP
A boy eats out of a ladle at his home in Ngop in South Sudan’s Unity State. Photo: AFP
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