S. Sudan Rivals Trade Blame Over Ceasefire Breach


Both the army and rebels are accusing each other of breaching the Addis Ababa peace accord after a series of attacks were launched in Unity and Upper Nile states.

VIDEO: South Sudan's Army, Rebels Accuse Each Other Of Breaking Ceasefire

South Sudan's army and rebel forces accused each other on Sunday of violating a ceasefire hours after it came into effect, charges that will frustrate ... see more »

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    Deutsche Welle, 11 May 2014

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    Sudan Tribune, 10 May 2014

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    Sudan Tribune, 10 May 2014

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