CIVILIANS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CIVILIANS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) UN says it sheltered thousands from Sudan killings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57856262-200/sudan-south-wednesday-bentiu.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57856262-200/sudan-south-wednesday-bentiu.html.csp">UN says it sheltered thousands from Sudan killings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JASON STRAZIUSO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T17:47:02.249-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 05:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nairobi, Kenya • The United Nations mission in South Sudan accused the government Wednesday of spreading false claims that the U.N. camp near the scene of a massacre refused to shelter victims. In statement, the United Nations said South Sudan Minister of Information Michael Lueth was wrong to tell a news conference earlier Wednesday that residents seeking protection were barred from entering a U.N. base in the contested city of Bentiu. Many instead ended up in houses of worship, where hundreds ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57856262@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:47:02 MDT U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon visits C. African Republic http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779735-68/ban-african-republic-central.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779735-68/ban-african-republic-central.html.csp">U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon visits C. African Republic</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE NIKO </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> and KRISTA LARSON</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T22:55:01.531-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bangui, Central African Republic • U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon vowed Saturday that the world would not forget Central African Republic as he visited the country racked by sectarian violence that has left thousands dead and forced most of the nation’s Muslims to flee. Ban’s visit — his first since the bloodshed erupted in December — came just before he goes on to Rwanda to mark the 20th anniversary of the genocide there. The U.N. chief has been among the most vocal of world leaders in cal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577797352014-04-05T22:55:01.531-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T22:55:01.531-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57779735@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:55:01 MDT