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By Tajuddin
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Oct 12th, 2016
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Juba, South Sudan ( AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – South Sudan’s government was on Wednesday forced to deny President Salva Kiir had died, following days of rumours over his health that have heightened tensions in the capital Juba. “This is a mere lie, there is nothing as such, Salva Kiir has...
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Jul 30th, 2016
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Juba, South Sudan ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Rebel fighters will enter South Sudanese capital Juba unless peacekeeping forces are sent, the country’s deposed Vice President Riek Machar told Anadolu Agency on Friday. Machar is the leader of rebels who fought a two-year civil war against g...
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Jul 26th, 2016
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Juba, South Sudan (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – South Sudan President Salva Kiir on Monday fired his deputy and rival Riek Machar in a presidential decree, deepening political crisis that has engulfed the youngest nation since the outbreak of heavy clashes on July 8. President Kiir appointed Mining ...
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Feb 26th, 2016
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New York ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged South Sudan’s warring parties on Thursday to choose peace over politics as both sides squabbled over blame for protracted delays in forming a transitional government. Oil-producing South Sudan seceded from Sudan ...
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Khartoum, Sudan (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Sudan and South Sudan agreed Sunday to extend their agreement on transit of humanitarian aid through Sudanese territory in the South, Sudan’s tribune reported. Khartoum and Juba signed the agreement on transit of humanitarian aid via Sudanese terri...
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Jan 8th, 2016
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Juba, South Sudan (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO)- The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) reported on Friday that localised fighting between armed groups and government soldiers in the South Sudanese state of Western Equatoria is spurring new displacement in and from the African country. According to the a...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 28th, 2015
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Juba,South Sudan ( VOA News + DIPLOMAT.SO) – An official with South Sudan’s rebels loyal to former Vice President Riek Machar said South Sudan President Salva Kiir’s decree creating 28 new states violates the spirit of the August peace accord. In his Christmas Eve decree, Kiir also appointed 28...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 25th, 2015
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Juba, South Sudan ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir, has dissolved the young nation’s 10 states and established 28 new ones in their place, a move critics say undermines the power-sharing deal signed in August after a two-year civil war. Kiir issued his...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 22nd, 2015
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Juba, South Sudan (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A team of rebel officials landed in South Sudan’s capital Juba on Monday to prepare for the return of the rebel leader next month and the formation of a transitional government that was agreed in a peace agreement. President Salva Kiir and his r...
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Nov 28th, 2015
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Juba, South Sudan ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Friday strongly condemned the attack Thursday that killed a girl and an Ethiopian peacekeeper in Abyei town in the disputed area between Sudan and South Sudan. Unknown assailants attacked the residence of the Ngok...