The Troika on Cessation of Hostilities Violations in South Sudan

The members of the Troika (Norway, the United Kingdom, and the United States) strongly condemn the continuing pattern of violations of the December 21, 2017 Cessation of Hostilities (CoH) agreement by parties to the South Sudan High Level Revitalization Forum (the Forum), and call on all parties to immediately and fully implement the CoH in letter and spirit and ensure humanitarian access throughout the country

Ex-presidential adviser forms new rebel group

A new rebel movement allied to former presidential adviser on development calling itself the Eastern Front Army declared existence in South Sudan with an agenda to fight against the current government to achieve federalism