News Briefs

  1/23/2014, Shevat 22, 5774

Ceasefire in South Sudan Between Government and Rebels

The Government of South Sudan signed a ceasefire agreement today (Thursday) with the rebel forces, who are led by Vice President Rich Chur, following several weeks of negotiations.

The ceasefire has now ended a month of intense fighting where thousands of people, on both sides of the conflict, were killed.