Tag Archives: South Sudan peace deal

30 April 16

South Sudan Forms Transitional Government

South Sudan’s reunited leaders have established a long-awaited transitional government as part of the nation’s peace process.

29 April 16

US Pledges $90m to South Sudan on Condition of Peace

The US has pledged an extra $90m of aid to South Sudan following the arrival of Riek Machar, but threatened fresh sanctions if the country’s reunited leaders fail to establish peace.

28 April 16

South Sudan: Machar Sworn in as First Vice President

South Sudan’s armed opposition leader Riek Machar has been sworn in as the country’s First Vice President following his return to the capital.

27 April 16

South Sudan: Riek Machar Arrives in Juba

South Sudan’s main opposition leader and vice president Riek Machar has arrived in the capital.

25 April 16

South Sudan: Deal Agreed to Bring Machar to Juba

South Sudan’s government has accepted a proposal by the Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC) that will bring rebel leader Riek Machar back to the capital.

25 April 16

South Sudan: Peace Monitors Set Saturday Deadline For Machar Return

The Joint Monitoring Commission (JMEC) has set Saturday, April 23, as the deadline for Riek Machar to return to South Sudan’s capital, Juba.

22 April 16

US Criticises Machar’s No-Show in Juba

The US has criticised South Sudanese Vice President Riek Machar’s failure to arrive in Juba on Monday.

19 April 16

South Sudan: President Will Run for 2018 Election

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has suggested he will run for another term in office in 2018.

15 April 16

South Sudan: Machar in Pagak Ahead of Juba Return

South Sudan’s First Vice President Riek Machar is in Pagak, in the east of South Sudan’s Upper Nile state, ahead of his much-anticipated return to Juba.


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