Calls for Immediate Ceasefire in South Sudan
Meeting on the margins of the 28th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, stakeholders urged South Sudan factions to ensure an inclusive political process, both in the proposed National Dialogue and in the implementation of the 2015 peace agreement.
UN News, 29 January 2017
The United Nations, the African Union (AU) and regional partners today reiterated their call for an immediate cessation of hostilities in South Sudan and urged the parties to… Read more »
Displaced in Juba (file photo).
South Sudan: Fresh Fighting Flares Up
Deutsche Welle, 1 February 2017
Fresh clashes have erupted around Malakal in South Sudan's oil-producing northern region. Both government troops and fighters loyal to rebel leader Riek Machar are blaming each… Read more »
South Sudan: Report Accuses South Sudan Military of Massive Graft
East African, 29 January 2017
A US anti-graft agency claims there was massive corruption in the South Sudan military. Read more »