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  1. GPAA demand Juba-Pibor roadworks be restartedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... park. According to Guzulu, a report by Chol recommending the closure of the road was quickly adopted by president Salva Kiir's cabinet without scrutiny, saying animals should not be favoured more than human beings at such a critical time in the ...

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  2. S. Sudan rebels welcome defection of youth leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... he added. Riing directly rallied youth from Greater Bahr el Ghazal region to join rebellion, alleging president Salva Kiir's regime had nothing new to offer the population especially youth. "Many youth in the country have lost direction due to ...

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  3. South Sudan rebels deny trading federalism with positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese rebel faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement led by former vice-president, Riek Machar, has dismissed as "false" allegations that the opposition group was ready to abandon their demand for federalism if given satisfactory positions in president Salva Kiir's government. Leader of SPLM-IO, Riek Machar with commander of Special Division I, Gen James Koang Chol Ranley, in Pagak, 8 December 2014 Ongoing discussions in the social media alleged that if the rebels got the position of the first vice-presidency and were happy with the power-sharing arrangements at the national and state levels, they were ready to succumb to the government's position which sought to delay implementation of federalism in the country.

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  4. What is wrong with the IGAD peace process?Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... a wide range of factors which became ever more apparent as some concerned parties eventually found out. President Salva Kiir, adamantly, refused to negotiate peace agreement in Addis Ababa because some of his rouge ministers and army commanders in ...

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  5. S. Sudan rebels claim China ships lethal weapons to Juba via EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A South Sudanese rebel official claimed to have credible evidence showing that China continues to supply the government of South Sudan with lethal weapons through Ethiopia. South Sudan's President Salva Kiir reviews an honor guard with Chinese President Hu Jintao, unseen, during a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, Tuesday, April 24, 2012.

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  6. South Sudanese government dismisses capture of Ayod by rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... upsurge of violence erupted after the collapse of the peace process in Addis Ababa on 6 March when president Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar could not agree on almost all the outstanding issues in order to end the 15-month old war. The East ...

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  7. IGAD briefs AU peace and security council on South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Peace and Security Council of the African Union , at its 494th meeting held on 24 March in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, was briefed on the situation in South Sudan and the status of the peace process. IGAD's chief mediator for South Sudan peace talks, Seyoum Mesfin, speaks to the press following the signing of a cessation of hostilities agreement between the South Sudanese government and rebels in Addis Ababa on 23 January 2014 Ambassador Seyoum Mesfin, chair of the mediation team of the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development , briefed the council on the outstanding issues that led to the collapse of the talks between president Salva Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar.

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  8. S. Sudan presidency denies ignoring N. Bahr el Ghazal governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudanese presidency has denied reports alleging that president Salva Kiir has refused to meet the caretaker governor of Northern Bahr el Ghazal state, Kuel Aguer Kuel, and blocked his return to the politically instable state after the latter was impeached by a section of the state parliament which is purportedly loyal to the army's chief of general staff, Paul Malong Awan. This came after the confined caretaker governor Kuel last week broke his silence and told an Australian based SBS radio that he had been asked to stay in Juba by president Kiir despite his plan to go back to the state.

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  9. Police arrest N. Bahr el Ghazal advisor, journalistRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... by state legislators in January while on a visit to Juba. He has since not returned to the state. President Salva Kiir had earlier appointed a committee headed by Daniel Awet Akot, the former deputy speaker of the national assembly to look in to the ...

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  10. WFP Chief: South Sudan Could Lose Entire Generation to ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Voice of America

    ... people who have fled their homes since December 2013, when fighting erupted between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and rebels allied with former vice president Riek Machar. Half a milltion have sought refuge in neighboring countries, but the ...

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  11. South Sudan rebels free 250 child soldiers: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | DNA India

    ... factions, the UN says. Civil war broke out in the world's youngest nation in December 2013, after President Salva Kiir accused rebel leader Riek Machar of attempting a coup. Tens of thousands of people have been killed since, and two million have ...

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  12. SPLM-IO and G-10 to discuss harmonization of strategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... proposals in ending the ongoing crisis in the country. The former detainees were put under detention by president Salva Kiir after the outbreak of the violence in mid-December 2013, accusing them of attempting a coup together with his former deputy ...

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  13. Nine-year-old girl in record release of South Sudan child soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | AlertNet

    ... country in December 2013 after fighting erupted in the capital, Juba, between soldiers allied to President Salva Kiir and those loyal to his former deputy, Riek Machar. In February, at least 89 boys were abducted by an armed group while sitting ...

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  14. S. Sudan's Kiir to form all-inclusive cabinet in July: aideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's president, Salva Kiir is currently consulting different political parties and opinion leaders in the country in preparation for the formation of an all-inclusive government in July, an aide told Sudan Tribune on Sunday. Establishment of the new cabinet, Tor Deng Mawien said, will however occur after parliament has amended the constitution to extend Kiir's mandate.

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  15. .com | UN: South Sudan rebels free 250 child soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | News24

    ... factions, the UN says. Civil war broke out in the world's youngest nation in December 2013, after President Salva Kiir accused rebel leader Riek Machar of attempting a coup. Tens of thousands of people have been killed since, and two million have ...

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  16. South Sudan economy on edge amid war, low oil productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... Sudan's economy has suffered since the outbreak in December 2013 of fighting between supporters of President Salva Kiir and renegade troops loyal to his former deputy. Several peace agreements have collapsed. Oil production facilities have been ...

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  17. South Sudanese rebels free 250 child soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Age

    South Sudan President Salva Kiir arrives for a political rally in Juba last week. Hopes of an end to South Sudan's 15-month-old civil war were dealt another blow on Wednesday when the President ruled out a proposed power-sharing deal with rebels.

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  18. South Sudanese rebels lambaste president Kiir's speechRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    South Sudan's opposition faction of the governing Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement has strongly criticised a public rally speech delivered on Wednesday in Juba by president Salva Kiir and reiterated call for him to step down. The South Sudanese government under the leadership of president Salva Kiir has been battling to contain an armed rebellion in the country since December 2013 In his speech, president Kiir said he would not accept SPLM-IO leader Riek Machar to regain his former position of vice-president in a power-sharing deal proposed by the IGAD mediators.

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  19. S. Sudan rebels accuse Kiir of creating police stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Officials from South Sudan's armed opposition faction have accused president Salva Kiir of having allegedly transformed the young nation into a police state, where citizens disregard the rule of law and carry out ruthless killings. Akol Madhan Akol, the rebel-appointed governor of Northern Bahr el Ghazal state, said it was unfortunate regional leaders still considered president Kiir's legitimacy by inviting him for African events.

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  20. Sudan prepares to host tripartite Nile water agreement signing ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese government announced today that the president of South Sudan Salva Kiir, Uganda's Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda, African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma and Arab League Secretary General Nabil Elaraby will be among the officials attending the signing of the tripartite agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam .

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