The Latest: 1 million South Sudan refugees now in Uganda
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1 million South Sudan refugees now in Uganda, UN says in world's fastest-growing crisis
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1 million South Sudan refugees now in Uganda, UN says
6 monthes ago - By News OK
KAMPALA, Uganda - The number of South Sudanese refugees sheltering in Uganda has reached 1 million, the U.N. said Thursday, a grim milestone for what has become the world's fastest-growing refugee crisis.
Ugandan officials say they are overwhelmed by the flow of people fleeing South Sudan's civil war and the U.N. refugee agency urges the international community to donate more for humanitarian assistance.
The UNHCR said in a statement that an average of 1,800 South Sudanese citizens have been arriving daily in Uganda over the past 12 months.
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