Stop the War And Prepare for Polls - South Sudan's Kiir

President Salva Kiir has announced that he will seek a new term in next year's election, and called on rebel leader Riek Machar to stop the fighting and prepare so the people can make a free choice.

South Sudan leader Salva Kiir Mayardit.

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    East African, 7 February 2017

    South Sudan President Salva Kiir ordered that soldiers who rape civilians be shot, trying to mollify citizens outraged by abuses by security forces and quell growing international… Read more »


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