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Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Machar Directs His Troops to Arrange for Gatherings at Areas Specified in Security Arrangements Agreement

Khartoum - (smc) Leader of SPLM-IO in South Sudan Dr. Riek Machar has directed his troops to start preparations for their gatherings at the areas which are specified in the tables of the Security Arrangements Agreement.
The spokesman of the opposition, Manawa Peter, disclosed in a statement to SMC that Dr. Machar held a briefing meeting with staffs of SPLA in the movement and affirmed to them that the period of war had ended and that all are now at the stage of confidence-building for realizing peace in South Sudan.
Peter indicated that after the final signing members of the movement would be nominated for the organs which are entrusted with implementation of the security arrangements agreement.
Head of South Sudan Government delegation to the peace negotiations in Khartoum Presidential Security Advisor Tout Galwak affirmed earlier that the parties in South Sudan are determined not to return to war, reaffirming commitment of the government to implementation of the peace agreement.