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South Sudan in Focus: The South Sudan government declared on Monday three days of mourning to honor South Sudan’s minister of irrigation and water resources, Manawa Peter Gatkuoth who passed away in Egypt last week after a brief illness; Warrap State authorities say more than 20 people including top military officers have been killed and scores of others injured in clashes between civilians and security forces in Tonj North County; Sudan’s foreign ministry says it will recall its ambassador to Addis Ababa after Sudanese military sources accused the Ethiopian military of executing seven Sudanese soldiers who were being held captive by Ethiopian forces; Authorities in the Abyei Special Administrative Area are condemning renewed clashes in the area after seven people were killed according to an Abyei official; The South Sudan National Police arrested over the weekend the head of the Kenya Commercial Bank in Juba, Roba Waqo, on sexual harassment charges.