On Friday, South Sudan’s government announced the country would not be celebrating its fifth anniversary of independence. Michael Makuei, minister of information, told reporters the government didn’t want to spend money on lavish ceremonies. “We need to spend the little that
The United States and Britain have both pledged to support an African Union (AU) effort to establish a war crimes court in South Sudan.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has given the green light to high-level talks that could lift the state of emergency declaration for the Upper Nile Region.