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Protection Situation Update: Outbreak of Conflict in Juba

At around 5pm on 08 July, fighting erupted in Juba between members of the Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) and the SPLA-In Opposition (IO). Over a period of four days, hundreds of people were killed, tens of thousands of people were displaced, and millions of dollars’ worth of humanitarian assistance was looted or destroyed. This Situation Update provides an overview of the first two weeks of the crisis and the protection impact on the civilian population.

Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
Protection Cluster - South Sudan
Original Publication Date: 
25 Июл 2016
Document type: 
Situation Report