South Sudan

S. Sudan president names arch-rival Machar as vice-president

0 Visits: 553 | Friday February 12, 2016 - 19:26:06
JUBA (AFP) – South Sudan's president Salva Kiir has named his arch-rival Riek Machar as vice-president, after fighting for more than two years of civil war.

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Crisis Group say South Sudan On the Brink of Renewed War – Statement

0 Visits: 196 | Sunday January 03, 2016 - 00:34:01
Juba/Addis ababa/Brussels – Major breach of the agreement signed in Addis Ababa and Juba in August to end South Sudan's now two-year old civil war is increasingly likely. While low-level conflict is continuing in Unity state, conflict is now escalating in the Equatorias and Western Bahr el Ghazal.

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Ugandan army confirms it will leave South Sudan

0 Visits: 217 | Sunday January 03, 2016 - 00:29:20
KAMPALA: Oct 13, 2015 —Ugandan troops will start leaving South Sudan by the end of this week, according to the head of the Ugandan force in the country. This was a key rebel demand during drawn-out talks which led to a peace deal in August. All foreign forces were meant to have left by 10 October.

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