South Sudan’s latest peace deal broke down on Saturday when government troops clashed with rebel forces, hours after a “permanent” ceasefire was implemented.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Macher have signed a peace deal after talks initially broke down last week.
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.
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.
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.
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
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has once again sacked his deputy, Riek Machar.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has asked deputy Riek Machar to confirm his return to Juba in the next 48 hours.
South Sudan’s President Slava Kiir and Vice-President Riek Machar have ordered a ceasefire between their rival forces.
The South Sudanese pound has weakened further against the US dollar as the war-torn country’s economy continues to deteriorate.