South Sudan peace deal - updates

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South Sudan citizens 'deliberately starved' by warring parties – U.N.

Feb 20, 2020 - 8:08 PM

A United Nations panel delivers a damning indictment of 'predatory and unaccountable elites' and the suffering of civilians after 6 years of conflict

PRESSURE. A young girl walks across a path separating rows of shelters at the Protection of Civilians (POC) site in Wau on February 1, 2020. Photo by Tony Karumba/AFP

South Sudan adversaries meet in bid to save peace deal

May 02, 2019 - 8:58 PM

Representatives of South Sudan's rival parties gather in Addis Ababa for a meeting called by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development

SOUTH SUDAN. This combination of pictures created on June 19, 2018 shows (L) South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on January 29, 2018 and (R) South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar on January 26, 2016. File photos by Simon Maina and Isaac Kasamani/AFP

Warring South Sudan rivals sign peace deal

May 10, 2014 - 7:48 AM

The ceasefire deal vows to end nearly 5 months of civil war

PEACE DEAL. South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar (third from right) smiles as he shakes hands with an unidentified man upon his arrival for the face-to-face peace talks with his rival Salva Kiir (not pictured), the President of South Sudan. Photo by EPA/STR