SPLM-IO calls Kiir, Machar meeting with heads of security committees as “fruitful”
October 20th 2019 (Nyamilepedia) – South Sudan’s main armed opposition group SPLM-IO said in a statement this afternoon that a meeting between Kiir, Machar and heads of security committees was successful.
SPLM-IO Director of Information Puok Both Baluang said the meeting the two principals directed the heads of R-ARCSS mechanism to continue doing their activities as provided for in the agreement.
“H. E. Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of the Republic of South Sudan and H.E. Dr. Riek Machar Teny-Dhurgon, Chairman and Commander in Chief of the People’s Movement SPLM/SPLA (IO), held a fruitful meeting with the R-ARCSS Security Mechanisms today at the State House (J1), as agreed upon by the two principals during the face-to-face consultative meeting held yesterday October 19, 2019.
“The Two principals received comprehensive updates from all Security Mechanisms on the status of the security arrangements, the achievements, the ongoing activities, the timeline and the challenges.
“The Mechanisms was instructed to proceed conducting their activities as per the Revitalized Agreement.”