South Sudan's Kiir Calls For End to 'Unnecessary War'

President Salva Kirr has said that he feels the suffering of the people directly because he stays with them, understands the economy and knows the market. He said that he "sees the pain in their faces, so the unnecessary war in the country must be brought to an immediate end."



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    Monitor, 22 June 2018

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    SudaNow, 2 June 2018

    South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit arrived in Khartoum Monday morning where he was received by President Omar Bashir and a number of senior officials. Read more »

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    ISS, 22 June 2018

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  • East Africa:  President Al-Bashir to Lead Peace Talks in Sudan

    CISA, 22 June 2018

    Sudan's Foreign Minister Dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed has confirmed that talks between South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar will resume on June 25 in Khartoum. Read more »

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