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South Sudan Peace Talks

Targeted UN Sanctions in South Sudan a Threat to Peace

Matthew Leriche | Posted 10.28.2015 | World
Matthew Leriche

A better understanding of the politics in South Sudan, and the way the country's communities and individual leaders are connected, would have allowed the UN to recognize its current approach is applying coercion that is unlikely to work toward securing peace in South Sudan.

Hope for Justice for South Sudan

Elise Keppler | Posted 08.28.2015 | World
Elise Keppler

The peace agreement that President Salva Kiir finally signed on August 26 - that will hopefully ensure an end to South Sudan's current conflict - includes justice provisions that offer a chance to break a decades-long cycle of brutal abuses that South Sudanese have endured for too long.

Friends and Diaspora of South Sudan Urge Leaders to Choose Peace

Pam Omidyar | Posted 10.23.2014 | Impact
Pam Omidyar

This week, friends of South Sudan and members of the Diaspora wrote a letter to the leaders of South Sudan reminding them of the vision and the determination that inspired their struggle and achieved their success.

EXCLUSIVE: President Carter Joins HuffPost Live At 10:15AM

HuffPost Live | Posted 01.25.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter joins HuffPost Live from The Carter Center in Atlanta to make a major announcement in the field of public health an...

South Sudan Peace Talks To Begin Monday

Agence France Presse | | Posted 03.08.2014 | World

Formal peace talks between South Sudan's government and rebels are set to open Monday in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, delegates and diplomats sa...

South Sudan's Prez Declares State Of Emergency

Reuters | Posted 03.03.2014 | World

By Carl Odera and Aaron Maasho JUBA/ADDIS ABABA, Jan 1 (Reuters) - South Sudanese President Salva Kiir declared a state of emergency i...

South Sudan Rebels Agree To Talks As Fighting Rages

Reuters | Posted 03.02.2014 | World

By Carl Odera and Aaron Maasho JUBA, Dec 31 (Reuters) - South Sudan's government and rebels sent delegates to peace talks in Ethiopia ...