Tag Archives: South Sudan peace deal

30 June 18

South Sudan ceasefire violated hours after implementation

South Sudan’s latest peace deal broke down on Saturday when government troops clashed with rebel forces, hours after a “permanent” ceasefire was implemented.

27 June 18

South Sudan: Salva Kiir and Riek Macher sign peace deal

South Sudan President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Macher have signed a peace deal after talks initially broke down last week.

27 December 17

South Sudan: Salva Kiir promises peace in 2018

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has promised his government will comply with the country’s ceasefire and do everything it can to establish peace in 2018.

25 December 17

South Sudan: Rivals clash hours after ceasefire signed

South Sudan’s army and rebel fighters have accused each other of violating a ceasefire agreed by both sides, just hours after it came into effect.

10 August 16

South Sudan: President Kiir Fires Ministers Allied to Machar

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has fired at least four ministers loyal to former vice president Riek Machar, raising further questions about the country’s peace process.

04 August 16

South Sudan: Would an Arms Embargo Aid Peace?

After renewed violence ni South Sudan, the UN is once again calling for an arms embargo against the country. South Sudan has rejected the proposal, saying it would expose the country to further chaos. Uganda’s President Museveni is among the
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31 July 16

South Sudan: President Kiir Sacks Machar Once Again

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has once again sacked his deputy, Riek Machar.

25 July 16

South Sudan: President Asks Machar to Return to Juba

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has asked deputy Riek Machar to confirm his return to Juba in the next 48 hours.

12 July 16

South Sudan Leaders Order Ceasefire

South Sudan’s President Slava Kiir and Vice-President Riek Machar have ordered a ceasefire between their rival forces.

23 June 16

South Sudan Pound Weakens Further Against US Dollar

The South Sudanese pound has weakened further against the US dollar as the war-torn country’s economy continues to deteriorate.


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