"Her mother was afraid. Afraid that the men in family would run into Dinka tribe men somewhere that they would fight and get injured or worse" (Park 33).
"The fisherman had warned the group to take plenty of water for the next stretch of the journey" (Park 50).
bring enough water its a long journey
"As Salva watched one of the men aimed his gun at uncle. Three shots rang out" (Park 63).
Internal Conflict (Men vs. Self) Nya's mother is scared that the family members will be injured by the Dinka tribe men. She is scared that they might kill or injury them badly. Dinka tribe and Nuer tribe have been in war for a long time and whenever they see each other they are not happy.
External Conflict (Man vs. Nature) The fisherman had told them to bring extra water in order to survive in a desert. In a desert its very hot and sunny, and its hard to find water in a desert. The group is going to have a hard time.
External Conflict (Man vs. Man) The Nuer men killed Salva's uncle because they were from the Dinka tribe. Once Nuer and Dinka men see each other there is a war between.For many years they been fighting for land and water.