South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar (C) shakes hand with South Sudan's President Salva Kiir (black hat) during a peace signing attended by leaders from the region in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, August 17, 2015. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri
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Gunmen shot dead a South Sudan journalist in an apparently targeted attack, colleagues said Thursday, indicating that money and his telephone were found on his dead body.The killing comes days after President Salva Kiir publicly threatened to kill journalists who reported "against the country," according to the press rights group, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ).Peter Moi, a reporter for the New Nation newspaper, was shot dead after leaving work on Wednesday evening in the capital Juba, colleagues said, in the latest apparent attack on the media in the war-torn country.
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