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UN struggles to cope with thousands of daily arrivals in South Sudan transit camps

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South Sudan, one of the world's poorest countries, is dealing with the influx of hundreds of thousands of refugees from its northern neighbor, Sudan, which has been in the grip of a major conflict between the government and the Rapid Support Forces since April of last year. At the UN-run transit centers in Renk, staff are helping people to travel onwards to their final destinations in the hope of avoiding large numbers staying in this extremely remote, poorly resourced part of the country.
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Yvonne Ndege, a spokesperson with the UN migration agency, IOM, traveled to Renk to assess the conditions in the camp. She described the scene to UN News.
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