ESA’s Sentinel 2 captured South Sudan and Sobat River.

Credit: ESA

South Sudan is a landlocked country in East-Central Africa. The country gained its independence from the Republic of the Sudan in 2011, making it the newest country with widespread recognition. South Sudan has suffered ethnic violence and has been in a civil war since 2013. As of 2017, it has the highest score on the American Fund for Peace’s Fragile States Index, surpassing Somalia.

The local scenery on the ground is as follows.

Credit: Wikipedia

Reference: ESA Earth Observation’s Tweet
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