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Father Biong Kuol (right) thanks members and volunteers of Solidarity with South Sudan during a ceremony closing a special teacher training course in Agok, a town in Abyei along the contested border between Sudan and South Sudan where more than 100,000 Dinka Ngok fled in 2011 after attacks by northern soldiers and militias on their villages in Abyei. The Catholic parish of Abyei, with support from Caritas South Sudan and other international church partners, has maintained its pastoral presence among the displaced and assisted them with food, shelter, and other relief supplies. Solidarity with South Sudan, an international network of Catholic groups, assists the world's newest country with training of teachers, health care professionals and pastoral workers at several locations.