Targeting of South Sudanese citizens
Date of report
  • February 2021
  • South Sudanese government
The South Sudanese government acquired surveillance capabilities from Israeli company Verint Systems between 2015 and 2017 to spy on South Sudanese citizens, according to a report by Amnesty International.
Suspected victims
  • South Sudanese citizens
Suspected state sponsor
  • South Sudan
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Civil society