S. Sudan’s Machar urges rival Kiir to seek peace

By Anadolu Agency

2014Riek Machar Portrait feb 2013
Dr Riek Machar Teny (Photo: supplied)

April 05, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Sacked South Sudanese vice president Riek Machar has called on President Salva Kiir to stop the fighting and engage in dialogue with a view to resolving the conflict in the war-torn country.

In an exclusive interview with Anadolu Agency, Machar accused Uganda of aiding Kiir’s forces and waging a war on the people of South Sudan.

He also criticized a recent decision by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), an East African trade bloc, to deploy a military force in the country, warning that such a move could worsen South Sudan’s already tense situation.

Read the full article here

Related posts

Addis Ababa: IGAD Threatens Sanctions, As The Summit Fails To Bear Fruits!


Uganda: Machar, Ex-Minister Warn Museveni


Mabior: “I was Not Arrested”, Blames Gurtong Media!


Tell us what you think

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: