South Sudan's Kiir, Machar Meet In Addis Ababa
The meeting between President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar in Addis Ababa, is the first in two years and comes amid efforts to end the country's nearly five-year civil war, which has killed tens of thousands of people and forced about 4 million from their homes.
President Salva Kiir (R) and Riek Machar (L). (file photo).
Nation, 20 June 2018
South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar has arrived in Addis Ababa on his first trip outside South Africa where he had been under house arrest for the last one and a half years. Read more »
Capital FM, 20 June 2018
President Uhuru Kenyatta is Thursday set to depart for Addis Ababa to attend a regional meeting on ongoing efforts to restore peace in South Sudan. Read more »
Dalsan Radio, 21 June 2018
The two figures at the centre of the civil war that has ravaged South Sudan met for the first time in nearly two years on Wednesday evening in the Ethiopian capital. Read more »
Mediators, the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development, had slated the meeting between President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar for June 20 in Addis Ababa - this as ... Read more »