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This handout photo provided by the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) and released on July 16, 2016 shows women doing laundry as people collect water at the UN compound in the Tomping area in Juba

This handout photo provided by the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) and released on July 16, 2016 shows women doing laundry as people collect water at the UN compound in the Tomping area in Juba (AFP Photo/Beatrice Mategwa)

South Sudan

The African republic celebrates its independence in the wake of a bloody, two-decade civil war.