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  1. Parties sue S. Sudan election commission to stop pollsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | TurkishPress.com

    ... used in 2010 general polls. South Sudan has been shaken by violence since December of 2013, when President Salva Kiir accused his sacked vice president, Riek Machar, of leading a failed coup attempt against his regime. Hundreds of people have since ...

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  2. Relatives renew calls for release of two MPs detained in RumbekRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... arrest them or any of them," Ater said. Lakes state activists and lawmakers have continued to call on president Salva Kiir to relieve the governor, but so far the demands have been overlooked. Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the ...

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  3. SPLM reunification pact evokes mixed reactions among S. SudaneseRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    An agreement signed between South Sudan's warring factions aimed at reunifying the ruling Sudan People's Liberation Movement has drawn mixed reactions among citizens living in Ethiopia. President Salva Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar on Wednesday signed an agreement in Arusha in Tanzania to unify the party, which previously split in to three factions.

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  4. Women take to streets in Jonglei to protest against Bor governorRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... the ruling SPLM party. The conflict has reignited tribal tensions, pitting government forces loyal to president Salva Kiir, who hails from the Diak tribe, against rebel forces aligned with former vice-president Riek Machar, a Nuer. Dokdit, sometimes ...

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  5. South Sudan's ruling SPLM factions vow to work for reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... leadership and membership, and pledged to work together for reforms and national unity . South Sudan's President Salva Kiir (left) shakes hands with rebel leader and former vice president Riek Machar (right) after signing an agreement at the end of ...

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  6. South Sudan: Warring Leaders Sign Peace DealRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | AllAfrica.com

    ... DW's Kiswahili service in Arusha, said much of the agreement focuses on removing some of the powers accorded to Salva Kiir in his capacity as chair of the SPLM. A key problem was that Kiir "had absolute powers to nominate and give people positions ...

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  7. S. Sudan government and rebels agree to re-unify political partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Daily Star

    South Sudan's President Salva Kiir exchanges signed documents with South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar in northern Tanzania's town of Arusha on January 21, 2015, as Tanzania's President Jakaya Kikwete looks on. AFP PHOTO/STRINGER JUBA, South Sudan: South Sudan's warring factions have agreed to reunify their political party, a conflict resolution organization said Thursday.

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  8. S. Sudan gov't and rebels agree to re-unify political partyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this photo taken Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, South Sudan's President Salva Kiir, left, shakes hands with rebel leader and former vice president Riek Machar, right, as Tanzania's President Jakaya Kikwete, center, looks on after signing an agreement at the end of talks in Arusha, Tanzania. South Sudan's warring factions have agreed to reunify their political party, a conflict resolution organization said Thursday, with South Sudan President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar signing the agreement to unite the ruling Sudan People's Liberation Movement on Wednesday in the Tanzanian town of Arusha, according to the Conflict Management Initiative.

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  9. S Sudan warring factions sign deal to end civil war - Thursday, 22 January 2015 13:56Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 22 January 2015 - The South Sudanese president and opposition leader have reached a deal to end the deadly civil war in the African country. On Wednesday, South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and the opposition leader Riek Machar inked a deal in the northern Tanzanian city of Arusha as a roadmap toward stopping the deadly clashes in the strife-torn country.

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  10. South Sudan: African Union should publish Commission of Inquiry report, ensure accountabilityRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | PressReleasePoint

    ... any criminal investigations or prosecutions. This decision to make the report public lies solely with President Salva Kiir. The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has published multiple reports detailing evidence of human rights and ...

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  11. South Sudan ruling party rivals sign peace deal in TanzaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | AlertNet

    ... South Sudan, which had declared independence from Sudan in 2011, after months of rising tension between President Salva Kiir and his sacked deputy Riek Machar. A ceasefire signed in January has been broken frequently and the peace talks often ...

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  12. South Sudan: Rivals Sign Pact to Reunify Ruling SPLM PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | AllAfrica.com

    ... ending the year-old civil war. The conflict has killed thousands of people in the world's newest state. President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Riek Machar (pictured) signed the pact in the northern Tanzanian city of Arusha on Wednesday in a bid ...

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  13. Exiled South Sudanese call for UPDF withdrawal before talks resumeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | In-depth Africa

    ... have so far failed to yield a lasting political settlement to the crisis. Machar and South Sudanese president Salva Kiir have also been invited to attend the summit, in which both are expected to face renewed pressure from regional leaders to reach ...

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  14. S. Sudan rivals agree new 'unity deal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | New Vision

    The leaders of South Sudan's warring factions on Wednesday agreed to a political deal designed to boost efforts to end their year-old civil war, diplomats said. President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar signed a pact in the northern Tanzanian city of Arusha to bring together the rival camps of the ruling Sudan People's Liberation Movement .

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  15. .com | South Sudan ruling party, rivals sign peace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | News24

    Dar es Salaam - South Sudan's warring factions signed a deal in Tanzania on Wednesday meant to serve as a roadmap toward ending a conflict that has killed thousands of people in the world's newest state, Tanzanian officials said. Fighting erupted in December 2013 in South Sudan, which had declared independence from Sudan in 2011, after months of rising tension between President Salva Kiir and his sacked deputy Riek Machar.

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  16. .com | South Sudan warring rivals in Tanzania for peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | News24

    Warring South Sudanese factions gathered in Tanzania on Wednesday in the latest peace efforts to end over a year of civil war which has claimed the lives of tens of thousands of people. Rebel chief Riek Machar is expected to meet later on Wednesday with arch-rival President Salva Kiir to ink the latest in a string of agreements, Tanzanian government officials said.

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  17. South Sudan warring rivals in Tanzania for peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Peninsula

    Warring South Sudanese factions gathered in Tanzania Wednesday in the latest peace efforts to end over a year of civil war which has claimed the lives of tens of thousands of people. Rebel chief Riek Machar is expected to meet later Wednesday with arch-rival President Salva Kiir to ink the latest in a string of agreements, Tanzanian government officials said.

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  18. Museveni in Arusha for South Sudan peace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | New Vision

    ... up in Africa's newest nation on December 15, 2013 following clashes between forces loyal to South Sudan President Salva Kiir and his former Vice President Dr. Riek Machar, plunging the country into a civil and a humanitarian crisis amid numerous ...

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  19. Former S. Sudanese security official flees amid safety fearsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | In-depth Africa

    ... are working hard to find out my whereabouts in this country," she said. Pro-government troops loyal to president Salva Kiir and rebel forces aligned with former vice-president Riek Machar have been engaged in an armed struggle since the December ...

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  20. South Sudan's SPLM factions due to sign agreement in TanzaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | In-depth Africa

    ... the Tanzanian town of Arusha on Wednesday, the country's foreign ministry has announced. South Sudanese president Salva Kiir (L), Tanzanian president Jakaya Kikwete (C) and South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar (R) pose after meeting for talks on ...

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