Women and children being raped and slaughtered as worsening conflict worsens famine threatening millions

Women and children are being slaughtered in South Sudan by soldiers who said to be using knives for the massacres to save their ammunition.

The brutal conflict, sparking UN warnings over ethnic cleansing, is driving a devastating famine that is threatening millions with starvation in the country.

One woman who fled violence in the city of Yei told how she saw her best friend and her children, including three-month-old baby, butchered.

“The children and the elderly, they slaughtered them,” Sylvia, 31, told Save the Children aid workers.

“When the armed groups get you with your children, they will kill all of

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