South Sudan's Machar Will Not Attend Peace Talks
The Inter-Governmental Authority on Development have confirmed that rebel leader, Riek Machar, will not be attending the upcoming high-level peace meeting but will have a representative.
President Salva Kiir (R) and Riek Machar (L).
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East African, 16 October 2017
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IRIN, 18 October 2017
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East African, 9 October 2017
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