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  1. Understanding Arusha agreement and the IGAD process for South SudanRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | Sudan Tribune

    ... led to the compromise by maintaining the status quo of SPLM leadership in totality. In other words, Chairman Salva Kiir, Riek Machar, Wani Igga and Pagan Amuom were all maintained in their respective positions. In 2010, SPLM continue to inherit ...

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  2. Will South Sudan Rebel Defector Impact Peace Talks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Voice of America

    South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel commander Riek Machar met in Addis Ababa in January 2015. Peace talks are due to resume on Saturday, Feb. 21. A high-level defection from former vice president Riek Machar's rebel group could impact the latest round of peace negotiations for South Sudan, said a government spokesman on Friday.

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  3. South Sudan civil war foes head for peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Peninsula

    ... power by July 9. Fighting broke out in South Sudan, the world's youngest nation, in December 2013 when President Salva Kiir accused his sacked deputy Riek Machar of attempting a coup. Over two dozen armed forces -- including government soldiers and ...

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  4. British aid worker killed in South Sudan capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Newsday

    ... spokesman. South Sudan has been at war since December 2013 when political divisions between President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Riek Machar spilled into widespread violence. Tens of thousands have been killed, and nearly 2 million displaced, ...

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  5. Conflict forces thousands to flee in Darfur: UN reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Newkerala.com

    ... had sought refuge in Sudan after fighting started in South Sudan mid-December 2013 South Sudan between President Salva Kiir and his former Vice-President, Riek Machar. Over 78,200 of these refugees have received some form of humanitarian assistance, ...

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  6. South Sudan: UN campaigns for children forced out of school by warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Newkerala.com

    UNICEF's 'Back to Learning' campaign, which was launched in Juba on Thursday by the agency and the President of South Sudan Salva Kiir, will reach out-of-school children in all 10 states, including areas currently engulfed in conflict, over the next 12 months. "Around 70 per cent of the 1,200 schools in the major conflict states have closed, raising grave fears that a generation of children could be left behind by the ongoing civil war," said Jonathan Veitch, UNICEF's Representative in South Sudan.

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  7. UN exploring accountability options for human rights abuses in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | CTV

    ... Peace talks are expected to resume in neighbouring Ethiopia later this month. Ban urged South Sudan President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar to make the compromises necessary to end the fighting peacefully, saying they "can no longer hold ...

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  8. South Sudan rebels downplay Lul's defectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Sudan Tribune

    ... told Sudan Tribune when reached on Thursday. He asserted that when Machar expressed deep concerns to president Salva Kiir about six main issues on "governance, corruption, insecurity, economy, tribalism, poor international relations as well as loss ...

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  9. UN to explore accountability options for South Sudan abusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... toward a comprehensive agreement to end the crisis. Peace talks should resume this month. Ban urges President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar to make the compromises necessary to end the fighting peacefully, saying they "can no longer hold ...

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  10. Former rebel spokesperson arrives in Juba after defectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Sudan Tribune

    ... the media about me, that I was going to defect with Brig Lul are false. I would not defect to the government of Salva Kiir. And if I was planning to defect with him, it wouldn't have been Lul leading me since I am his senior," Brig General Teny told ...

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  11. South Sudanese rebel quits, returns to government territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... the peace talks have been held, to government-controlled Juba and was greeted by security officials of President Salva Kiir, an ethnic Dinka. Koang, a brigadier-general, told reporters he had formed the South Sudan Resistance Army/Movement to ...

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  12. South Sudan's Government commits to combat for sexual violence: UNRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Newkerala.com

    ... in any peace accord in South Sudan to end a conflict that was sparked by a political rivalry between President Salva Kiir and his former Vice-President, Machar. "Crucially, the Communique also commits to facilitating the monitoring of sexual ...

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  13. South Sudan: Why South Sudan's Children Are Fighting AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | AllAfrica.com

    ... have been killed, wounded, orphaned or displaced since December 2013, when a power struggle between President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Riek Machar split the ruling Sudan People's Liberation Movement and Army (SPLM/A) and triggered a conflict ...

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  14. Why South Sudan's children are fighting againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | IRIN

    ... have been killed, wounded, orphaned or displaced since December 2013, when a power struggle between President Salva Kiir and his former deputy Riek Machar split the ruling Sudan People's Liberation Movement and Army (SPLM/A) and triggered a conflict ...

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  15. UN Chief Warns South Sudan#039;s Warring Leaders to Put People FirstRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | AllMediaNY

    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon warned South Sudan's leaders on Tuesday that they must put the interests of their people above their own if lasting peace is to be achieved in the world's newest country. Mediators said that South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and rebel commander Riek Machar signed another ceasefire agreement on Monday, edging them closer to a final deal to end a 15-month conflict that has ravaged the oil-producing state.

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  16. South Sudan: UNICEF celebrates ongoing demobilization of child soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Newkerala.com

    ... South Sudan deteriorated steadily over the past year since political in-fighting between South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Riek Machar, started in mid-December 2013. The hostilities subsequently turned into a full-fledged ...

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  17. ANALYSIS-Without pressure, business as usual for South Sudan's 'bush' leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | AlertNet

    ... capital, a pickup truck of red bereted soldiers watched as young girls danced barefoot to welcome President Salva Kiir home from peace talks in Ethiopia. Dressed in his trademark black cowboy hat, Kiir gave a thumbs up to crowds who had come to ...

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  18. South Sudan, Uganda deny deployment of additional troopsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Sudan Tribune

    ... in South Sudan would seriously affect ongoing efforts to strike a final deal. South Sudan's, president, Salva Kiir, and opposition leader Riek Machar last week signed a new agreement on a power-sharing formula as part of a renewed commitment to end ...

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  19. Kenyan president tells South Sudanese governors to embrace peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Sudan Tribune

    Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta has called on the visiting governors from the troubled South Sudan to embrace peace by honouring agreements signed to end the 14-month old civil war in the country. Governors representing six of the country's ten states of Central Equatoria, Western Equatoria, Eastern Equatoria, Northern Bahr el Ghazal, Western Bahr el Ghazal and Upper Nile were dispatched by president Salva Kiir's government to explain to the regional countries their stance against proposal of leadership structure and power-sharing at the peace talks in Addis Ababa.

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  20. Without pressure, business as usual for S.Sudan's 'bush' leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | AlertNet

    ... capital, a pickup truck of red bereted soldiers watched as young girls danced barefoot to welcome President Salva Kiir home from peace talks in Ethiopia. Dressed in his trademark black cowboy hat, Kiir gave a thumbs up to crowds who had come to ...

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