South Sudan's Rival Leaders Delay New Government by 100 Days

South Sudan's president and chief rebel leader have agreed to postpone formation of a transitional unity government for 100 days. Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni announced the delay after hosting talks between South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar in Entebbe. The deadline for forming the transitional government had been November 12.

  • South Sudan:  Waiting for a Unity Government

    DW, 11 November 2019

    South Sudan has once again postponed the forming of a unity government. In 100 days the country is to begin a new attempt after "critical tasks" are resolved. Many citizens are… Read more »

South Sudan President Salva Kiir, right, shakes hands with opposition leader Riek Machar during a meeting at State House Entebbe, Uganda on November 7, 2019.


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