S. Sudan president says ’fully committed’ to peace agreement but maintains ‘reservations’
South Sudanese president, Salva Kiir, has on Tuesday announced that his government would fully implement the recently signed peace agreement, but said will continue to maintain his reservations in the course of implementing the peace deal he signed with his rival and former deputy, Riek Machar.
Russia and Angola Delay UN South Sudan Sanctions
Russia and Angola moved Tuesday to delay the imposition of targeted United Nations sanctions on leading South Sudan government and rebel officials obstructing peace in South Sudan.
This came as three human rights groups — Enough Project, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International — called on the U.N. Security Council to impose targeted sanctions on individuals responsible for crimes and human rights violations in South Sudan.
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