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South Sudan's president, rebel leader sign peace deal


  • World
  • Thursday, 13 Sep 2018

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar signed a peace agreement on Wednesday in the margins of a regional summit in Ethiopia.

South Sudan plunged into warfare two years after gaining independence from Sudan in 2011 when a political dispute between Kiir and Machar exploded into military confrontation.

   

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