Children play with a suitcase in a IDP camp for the Nuer ethnic group inside the UNMISS compound in Bor, South Sudan. AFP PHOTO/JM LOPEZ
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An angry mob of South Sudanese youths attacked a U.N. base on Thursday in order to harm members of an ethnic minority sheltering inside.The U.N. mission in South Sudan condemned the "unprovoked attack" and called for a full investigation into the "heinous murders".Maj. Major Kuol Mayen Deng of South Sudan's military said that Ugandan troops stationed in the region are now protecting the U.N. base.Perry Mansfield, who heads aid group World Vision in South Sudan, said his group's Renk staff were caught in the crossfire and could not safely access the U.N. base.The violence has forced more than 1 million people in South Sudan to flee their homes.
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