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India is among the largest troop contributors to UN peacekeeping missions and has a total of 7,665 troops, police and military experts stationed in the South Sudanese mission.
A passenger jet crash-landed in South Sudan's north-western city of Wau on Monday, leaving at least 14 people injured.
The government of President Salva Kiir continued to make arms deals as a famine was declared in parts of Unity state, where at least 100,000 people are dying of starvation, sources said.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced on Friday a plan to pull the nation's engineering troops from South Sudan in May after five years of a peace-keeping mission.
The Ministry of Labor raised work permit fees to anywhere from $10,000 to $1,000 depending on skill level, according to a memorandum dated Thursday.
More than 100,000 people have fled a single county in South Sudan in just three months as civil war continues amid warnings of genocide.
At least eight people were killed when an unknown gunmen fired on football fans in a bar in the South Sudan capital Juba.