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Rwandan peacekeepers serving in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) stand guard inside their compound in Juba, July 20, 2016. (Photo by Reuters)
Rwandan peacekeepers serving in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) stand guard inside their compound in Juba, July 20, 2016. (Photo by Reuters)
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These are some of the headlines we are tracking for you in this episode of On the News Line:

More forces in South Sudan

The US and its Western allies are looking for more military presence in South Sudan. The US has circulated a proposal at the UN Security Council that calls for the deployment of more western forces to the crisis-hit African country.

US arms sales to Saudi Arabia

The United States is facing increasing criticism after it announced plans to sell a major package of arms and military equipment to Saudi Arabia.

Russia-Ukraine tensions

Ukraine has put its military forces on high alert amid rising tensions with Russia over Crimea.