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South Sudan: Giving peace another chance...

Both President Salva Kiir and Dr Riek Machar are former rebel leaders who rose to power during Sudan's 1983-2005 civil war between north and south.

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Bashir invites Kiir to signing ceremony of...

The signing ceremony is expected to be attended by the IGAD leaders

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Kiir, Machar finally agree

The rival groups have already agreed on a permanent ceasefire and withdrawing of their forces from civilian areas.

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Machar set to be reinstated as South Sudan...

The latest agreement is part of renewed regional diplomatic efforts to end a conflict that has killed tens of thousands of people.

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South Sudan: AU leaders meet in Mauritania...

“The ad hoc committee exchanged views on how to more effectively enhance its support to and co-operation with IGAD in the ongoing efforts to resolve the...

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South Sudan rivals agree 'permanent' ceasefire...

"This day was expected by our people in South Sudan and it has now come," Kiir says after the signing of the agreement.

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South Sudan foes Kiir and Machar 'agree on...

The latest push for peace in South Sudan launched by regional leaders last week in Addis Ababa comes as the two warring factions face a looming deadline...

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South Sudan foes to hold new talks on Monday...

A preparatory team from the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the East African bloc under whose auspices the talks are being held, is...

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War-ravaged South Sudan at a glance

Oil production, from which South Sudan gained 98% of its revenues on its independence, has plummeted to about 120,000 barrels a day.

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South Sudan rivals set to meet after two...

But analysts say the outcome remains unclear given President Kiir and rebel leader Machar's notoriously volatile relationship.

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