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Bentiu residents suffer from steep increase in prices

Bonifacio Taban
Residents in Bentiu face skyrocketing prices as traders refuse to bring goods from Sudan, following the death of eight traders last month near the border with Sudan.
12.12.2013  |  Bentiu
Abdelgazi Hamed at his shop in Bentiu Kalibalek, November 29.
Abdelgazi Hamed at his shop in Bentiu Kalibalek, November 29.

Traders say they are no longer willing to risk their lives crossing the border, which means most goods now must be brought from Juba. Bonifacio Taban reports: