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World Why a pro-government militia attacked UN compound in South Sudan

The government has repeatedly accused the UN of harboring rebels in its camps. Many are worried the attack marks a new and dangerous phase in the civil war.

By Jason PatinkinCorrespondent / April 18, 2014

Andreea Campeanu/Reuters/File

Scores of civilians were killed Thursday and more than 100 were injured when an armed youth militia attacked a United Nations base in the South Sudan town of Bor, where some 5,000 civilians were sheltering from the civil war.