There are more than 70 armed groups in South Sudan and one that didnt sign last year’s accord. Five years of civil war have left 1.9 million internally displaced and 2.4 million living as refugees in neighbouring countries.
300,000 people died in a 1993-2005 civil war and recent years have been marked by political unrest and violent oppression
More than 4 million people, one third of the population, have fled their homes since South Sudans brutal war began in December 2013
Ironically, the latest strike came as the Somali government officially took back control of its own airspace from the International Civil Aviation Organisation, 27 years after the fall of the central government in 1991.