SPLA Soldiers Patrol In Malakal

SPLA Soldiers Patrol In Malakal

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Soldiers from South Sudan's former rebel army, the SPLA, patrol in the streets of Malakal, in the Upper Nile state, South Sudan. Upper Nile is the only state in the world’s newest nation producing oil, two months after violence erupted in the country.