Meanwhile in South Sudan: war, famine and extreme poverty

With international conflicts in Gaza, Iraq, Syria and even Libya making the headlines in recent months, the plight of South Sudan has received scant media coverage.

Eight months of civil war have ravaged the world's newest nation and recent floods have made for horrendous living conditions.

Medicins Sans Frontieres, an international charity, has been working in a UN compound at Bentiu which is home to 40,000 people and at the heart of the country's humanitarian crisis.

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