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Gunmen attack South Sudan vice president's convoy, injuring bodyguards: official
May 9, 2017 / 1:33 PM / 4 months ago

Gunmen attack South Sudan vice president's convoy, injuring bodyguards: official

NAIROBI, May 9 (Reuters) - Unknown assailants attacked the convoy of South Sudan’s First Vice President Taban Deng Gai on Tuesday, wounding three of his bodyguards, a government official said.

The ambush took place on a highway linking the capital Juba with the town of Bor, to its east. State Minister of Information Jacob Akech Deng said Gai was unhurt.

Editing by Aaron Maasho

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