Monday 12 September 2016 17:05 CET
Report accuses South Sudanese leaders of using war to amass wealth
South Sudan’s leaders have amassed fortunes while waging a brutal civil conflict that killed tens of thousands of people, a non-governmental organization said Monday.
Tuesday 12 July 2016 23:40 CET
South Sudanese president calls for talks after ceasefire brings calm
South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir said Tuesday he wanted to negotiate with former rebel leader Riek Machar to restore peace after fighting between their forces killed hundreds in the capital Juba.
Monday 11 July 2016 21:36 CET
South Sudanese president declares unilateral ceasefire
South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on Monday declared a unilateral ceasefire with immediate effect following several days of fighting with troops loyal to former rebel leader Riek Machar.
Monday 11 July 2016 03:33 CET
South Sudan president calls for ceasefire as thousands flee capital
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Sunday called for an immediate ceasefire to end fighting between the army and former rebel troops loyal to his deputy Riek Machar.
Tuesday 26 April 2016 22:30 CET
South Sudanese rebel leader sworn in as vice president
South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar was sworn in Tuesday as the country's vice president in a move to end his 28-month conflict with President Salva Kiir, which has killed tens of thousands of people.