South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar speaks to the media about the situation in South Sudan following last week's peace agreement with the government, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Aug. 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)
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South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar accused government forces Monday of repeatedly breaking a cease-fire and putting at risk a peace deal just days after it was reached.President Salva Kiir signed the peace pact Wednesday, but even as he did so he accused rebels of attacking his forces. Machar is expected to become first vice president during a three-year transitional period envisaged by the peace deal that aims to end 20 months of conflict in the world's newest nation.
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