Not only does civil war threaten, some unknown number of Americans are caught in the middle, and the Obama administration’s effort to get them out failed. More background here.
Hillary visited the nation in July of 2102, and praised the “courage” of the president of the country, Salvaa Kiir, who is now precipitating the violence. The good news is that President Obama “directed his team to keep him abreast of developments in South Sudan.”
Here’s Hillary with Kiir, 18 months ago: