Riek Machar

 
Riek Machar's lonely  'exile' in SA
Riek Machar's lonely  'exile' in SA
A year ago, Riek Machar was vice-president of South Sudan. Now the rebel leader is a de facto prisoner in a farmhouse outside of Johannesburg. Far...
South Sudan's crisis is complex, but there's a way out of war and fragility
South Sudan's crisis is complex, but there's a way out of war and fragility
South Sudan has faced significant challenges since civil war broke out in December 2013. The...
South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar 'under house arrest' in Pretoria, says source
South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar 'under house arrest' in Pretoria, says source
South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar, who fled to the Democratic Republic of Congo in August after fierce fighting, is being held in South...
Mbeki comments on the South Sudan crisis, urges reconciliation
Mbeki comments on the South Sudan crisis, urges reconciliation
Former president Thabo Mbeki said South Sudan urgently needed to resolve issues standing in the way of the country moving towards national...
South Sudan deal must sow seeds of peace, says UN
South Sudan deal must sow seeds of peace, says UN
South Sudan's president signed a peace deal on Wednesday to end a 20-month conflict with rebels, but he told regional African leaders at the ceremony that he...
South Sudan: No peace while president in power, says rebel leader
South Sudan: No peace while president in power, says rebel leader
"We don't feel like we have a peace partner with [president] Salva Kiir," Machar told reporters in a luxury hotel in the Kenyan capital, saying...
South Sudan's president, rebel leader sign ceasefire
South Sudan's president, rebel leader sign ceasefire
South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and rebel commander Riek Machar signed a ceasefire deal on Friday after coming under growing international...
Security tightened after deadly attack on UN base in South Sudan
Security tightened after deadly attack on UN base in South Sudan
South Sudan sent troops to secure a United Nations base after armed civilians fired on displaced civilians sheltering there, in an attack that...
South Sudan peace talks stalled amid worsening crisis
South Sudan peace talks stalled amid worsening crisis
Peace talks aimed at ending civil war in South Sudan have been stalled until the end of April, rebels said on Wednesday, despite UN warnings that...
Ceasefire monitor team arrives in South Sudan
Ceasefire monitor team arrives in South Sudan
An advance team of monitors sent by east African nations arrived in South Sudan on Sunday to set up a mission tasked with observing a shaky...
South Sudan: Government and rebels agree to ceasefire
South Sudan: Government and rebels agree to ceasefire
South Sudan's government and rebels signed a ceasefire on Thursday...
South Sudan loyalists eye last town held by rebels
South Sudan loyalists eye last town held by rebels
South Sudan's loyalist troops prepared for an offensive on Saturday on Bor, the last major town held by rebels, a day after recapturing the...

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