Tribal clashes in South Sudan leave 11 dead Sep 23, 2019 0 1297 12345 dpaJubaEleven people were killed and 14 wounded in South Sudan overnight to Sunday during tribal clashes over contested land, an official told dpa. The clashes between the Nuer and Dinka clans took place in Eastern Lakes State, said the area commissioner for the county of Nyang, John Malith Tiop. Injured victims were receiving treatment in the Nyang county hospital, he told dpa by phone.He urged South Sudanese people to settle their disputes peacefully rather than resorting to violence. South Sudan is experiencing a fragile peace after years of civil war, but clashes over resources continue among its pastoral communities. Clashes between the Dinka and Nuer - the nation’s two biggest ethnic groups - also carry a political component. RELATED ARTICLES Iran accuses foreign forces of raising Gulf ‘insecurity’ Sep 23, 2019 0 1223 Sudanese PM orders probe into killing of protesters Sep 23, 2019 0 198 Fresh Hong Kong clashes outside mall but airport avoids disruption Sep 23, 2019 0 207 Second day of Egypt protests, clashes calling Sisi to step down continue AFP Cairo Egyptian security forces clashed with hundreds of anti-government protesters in the port city of Suez on Saturday, firing tear gas and live rounds, said several residents who participated in the .. Iran to release seized Swedish tanker: Shipowner Stockholm: A Swedish-owned oil tanker held by Iran in the Gulf is to be released, the shipowner said on Sunday, two months after it was seized amid heightened tensions in the region. “We received information this morning .. Iran to present regional peace plan for Strait of Hormuz dpa Tehran Iran wants to present a peace plan for the strategically important Strait of Hormuz at the upcoming UN General Assembly in New York, President Hassan Rowhani said on Sunday during a military parade in Tehran. He .. UN welcomes Huthi offer to halt attacks on Saudi Arabia US: The United Nations envoy for Yemen welcomed Saturday an offer from the country’s Huthi rebels to halt all attacks on Saudi Arabia, saying it could bring an end to years of bloody conflict. Implementation of the .. Suspected drones disrupt Dubai flights AFP Dubai Flights at Dubai’s international airport, one of the world’s busiest, were briefly disrupted Sunday due to “suspected drone activity,” officials said. Two arriving flights had to be diverted, it said, while .. Al-Shabaab militants storm Somali military base, 5 soldiers dead Mogadishu: A pre-dawn raid by the Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab on a military base in southern Somalia has left at least 18 people dead, officials told dpa on Sunday. “We have lost five soldiers in this terrorist ..