South Sudan coverage
October 3 - Amnesty International is to publish on alleged human rights violations including torture, shootings and sexual violence by the South Sudan Army (known as the SPLA) and the South Sudan Police Service Auxiliary Force (SSPS) have taken place during Operation Restore Peace.
Thousands of people gathered in Bor, the capital of Jonglei state to mark the first anniversary of South Sudan where calls for unity, peace and development dominated speeches as poems were presented.
Lakes state citizens have joined a number of South Sudanese states to celebrate the First Anniversary Independence day for the Republic of South Sudan (ROSS) in Rumbek, the capital of Lakes state.
South Sudan marked its first year of independence, as the world's youngest nation wracked by border wars with the North, internal violence and the shutdown of its vital oil production.