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Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
Oil-rich South Sudan faces fuel shortage as 'people suffer'<
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) - It is a cruel irony in the world's youngest nation. Ninety-eight percent of South Sudan's economy comes from oil, but the country faces one of its worst fuel crises since civil war broke out in 2013.
South Sudan has Africa's third-largest oil reserves, with 3.5 billion barrels. Based on government figures, current production should bring in hundreds of millions of dollars a year, but so ...