A soldier from the Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM) walks within families displaced in recent fighting camping at the Anglican church compound in Juba, South Sudan, July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
A cease-fire in South Sudan's capital appeared to hold for a second straight day Tuesday after intense fighting that killed hundreds of people and forced tens of thousands to flee their homes.Two Chinese U.N. peacekeepers were killed and others wounded in the days of fighting that was heaviest in an area called Jebel to the west of the city where ex-rebels had a military base close to a U.N. camp for people previously uprooted in the civil war that began in December 2013 .Kiir is a member of the Dinka tribe, while Machar is a Nuer, and the conflict has split the country along ethnic lines.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE