Hundreds Flee as Fighting Flares in South Sudan State Capital

People wait to be registered as displaced persons in Redcross compound in Wau, South Sudan.

Photographer: Charles Lomodong/AFP/Getty Images

Mortar shelling and heavy machine-gun fire rocked a South Sudanese state capital for the second time in three weeks, forcing as many as 250 people to seek protection with the United Nations, the global body said.

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