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Salva Kiir invites Sudan’s armed groups to meet in Juba


Al-Burhan poses with President Kiir during his visit to Juba on 27 May 2019 (Photo Sudan's TMC)
August 11, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir Mayardit invited the leaders of the Sudanese Revolutionary Front (SRF) to meet in Juba on Monday as part of his efforts to facilitate peace in Sudan.

Since November 2018, the South Sudanese government has begun contacts with the armed opposition groups to end the armed conflicts in Darfur and the Two regions. Also, it sought to reunite the SPLM-N factions failed to convince the faction led by Abdel Aziz al Hilu to accept the reconciliation.

In addition, last July Juba hosted a meeting of a joint delegation from the military council and the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) with the two SPLM-N factions to move up the ongoing efforts for peace in Sudan.

The SRF leaders, according to reliable sources, received an invitation from the Government of South Sudan to meet in Juba to discuss peace issues before the signing the final agreement the military council and the FFC groups scheduled for next Saturday 17 August.

The sources said the SPLM-N led by Malik Agar, which is part of the SRF, asked to postpone the meeting until September.

For his part, the SPLM-N’s deputy chairman Yasir Arman denied reports that some SRF groups declined the invitation of the South Sudanese government.

The invitation to visit South Sudan is appreciated and welcomed, and we will do it in the near future," he said adding that "the people of South Sudan have always represented for us what represent the people of Sudan".

Different sources say Cairo wants to host the peace talks between the transitional government that will be formed in the upcoming weeks and the armed groups.

However, Juba believes that its good relations with the opposition groups will serve to bring the parties to make the needed concessions to reach a needed swift peace agreement.

But, Juba failure to reconcile the SPLM-N factions or to bring al-Hilu to sign a cessation of hostilities agreement with the military council last July are also seen as a demonstration of its limited capacity to convince the Sudanese parties to compromise and strike a deal.


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  • 12 August 2019 09:20, by Gender Activist Ter Manyang

    The advisers of Kiir should tell him to focus on South Sudan Peace Implementation before, jumping to Sudan’s affairs

    • 12 August 2019 10:47, by South South

      There is huge connection between peace and South Sudan and peace in Sudan. Only blind people in South Sudan would not see that.

      • 12 August 2019 12:00, by jubaone

        South South
        Clean yoour shithole first, than you can help those that cant clean their shitholes. You have NO credibility whatsoever trying to salvage a neigbhors house, when yours is one fire. That must be jienge twisted logic, hopeless fools!

      • 12 August 2019 16:44, by Eastern

        South South,

        Peace for Kiir and his sycophants and the military junta in Khartoum is no peace at any rate - so long as South Sudanese are languishing in refugees camps in White Nile state in Sudan, Uganda, Ethiopia, Kenya, etc....Your MOCK PEACE will remain costly for you and your jellaba colleagues to keep...!

        • 12 August 2019 19:18, by South South


          As we fought for South Sudan and liberated it from fake Arabs, we will bring peace to our country. It is working very well. We are asking all South Sudanese in refugee camps to come back. People of Lainya are back and that is good news.

          • 13 August 2019 07:55, by Pakuai

            South South,
            We have not liberated our South Sudan from our cloned so-called arabs of North Sudan chap. They have firmly attached themselves like leeches to our country and our people pretty much chap. South South, the kind of so-called PhD doctors like Mr. Riek Machar, Lam Akol, Adwok Nyabe and their losers like Thomas Cirillo or Pagan Amuom and their horses of South Sudanese populace who blindly

            • 13 August 2019 08:04, by Pakuai

              follow these foreign puppets/stooges, who have sold themselves and their souls to foreign interest groups. South Sudan mess would be here for a long haul chap. Do you know who is keeping Mr. Riek Machar, Lam Akol, Thomas Cirillo, Pagan Amuom and other traitors in Khartoum, Adis Ababa, Nairobi and other foreign capitals? The foreign masters whom the traitors, thieves and foreign puppets/stooges>>>

              • 13 August 2019 08:19, by Pakuai

                sold themselves and their souls to, who are holding our fools hostage. They are using them as ’blackmails and bargaining cards’ over South Sudan and the Sudanese people to crawl their evil selves back into South Sudan and over South Sudanese people. And to come and restarts where they left it on the 15/12/2013. And the countries keeping their puppets/stooges hostage in foreign capitals are the>>>

                • 13 August 2019 08:36, by Pakuai

                  *the US, the UK, their so-called israel attack dog, their UN, their sleazy NGOs, some of their creeps here in the IGAD countries and the AU* South South, South Was projected to be where the so-called ’UN ONE WORLD GOVERNMENT’ experiment to be started in and North Sudan. The foreign puppets like Mr. Riek Machar, Lam Akol, Pagan Amuom, Thomas Cirillo, Majak Agoot, Adwok Nyabe and other bunch off>>>

                  • 13 August 2019 08:47, by Pakuai

                    traitors and foreign puppets have signed off our country and our people to this dirty so-called UN ONE WORLD ORDER GOVERNMENT. And of course these traitors are members of ’secret societies’ like *Ashoka, illuminati, bones and skulls, Bilderberg groups, the most dangerous of these secret societies of them all, the commission for foreign relations (CFR)---the US states department in other words>>>

                    • 13 August 2019 08:56, by Pakuai

                      And the Trialateral commission (TC), which has secretly ’taken over the government of the US’ by stealth. And the funders or the financiers of secret societies and organisations are the "the Rothchilds, Rockefeller and gulf arab states’ families" Mr. South South chap. These secretive families ultimate aim is their so-called ONE WORLD ORDER GOVERNMENT without borders that would be ruled elites>>>

                      • 13 August 2019 10:10, by Pakuai

                        or ’faceless men/women’ in countries like *Kenya, Abesh (so-called ethiopia), Journesberg, Kampala, Khartoum, Dubai, London, Wall Street, Washington, UN building in New York, Brussels, Paris, Cayman Islands, Panama and other shady countries where the creeps behind this so-called *ONE WORLD ORDER GOVERNMENT* go and hide their loots in Mr. South South chap>>>

                        • 13 August 2019 10:17, by Pakuai

                          Mr. South South, there are no resources in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Abesh (so-called ethiopia), North Sudan and other countries. But we have a lot of resources here in South Sudan. And those countries l just mentioned above are projected to be made *manufacturing hubs* by the evils behind the current mess in our country and over our people>>>

                          • 13 August 2019 10:24, by Pakuai

                            And all these *cheap and dirty intrigues* are all about to *stop the West African, Darfuris, Abeshas (so-called ethiopians), Eriteareans, Somalians, South Sudanese (if at all there are any) and other bunch of African losers from crossing Mediterranean sea to go to ltaly, Spain and other European countries to go and cause problems in those countries>>>

                            • 13 August 2019 10:34, by Pakuai

                              Or go to their so-called *israel attack dog or their gulf Arab states financiers* to go and problems in those countries. Mr. South South, can you ask yourself, the religion. Mr. Riek Machar, Lam Akol, Adwok Nyabe, Pagan Amuom, Thomas Cirillo and their bunch of empty headed followers follow Mr. South South. It is *devil, free UN, NGOs, the US, the UK>>>

                              • 13 August 2019 10:44, by Pakuai

                                their gulf arab states’ financiers, their cloned so-called Arabs of North Sudan, their evil juus (so-called israelis) attack dogs chap. Mr. South South, our cloned so-called Arabs of North Sudan, the evil juus (so-called israelis) attack dogs, the English people of the devil infested lsland of England covet our country and our people to death>>>

                                • 13 August 2019 10:53, by Pakuai

                                  We have informing our lowly informed losers to let us round up anything that is connected to *white English people, white Americans, their cloned so-called arabs of North Sudan, their evil juus (so-called israelis) attack dogs, Abeshas (so-called ethiopians), some Bantuses, their UN, UNIMISS, their sleazy NGOs and some of their creepy allies in between out of our country and over our people>>>>

                            • 13 August 2019 10:35, by Pakuai

                              Or go to their so-called *israel attack dog or their gulf Arab states financiers* to go and problems in those countries. Mr. South South, can you ask yourself, the religion. Mr. Riek Machar, Lam Akol, Adwok Nyabe, Pagan Amuom, Thomas Cirillo and their bunch of empty headed followers follow Mr. South South. It is *devil, free UN, NGOs, the US, the UK>>>

  • 12 August 2019 16:45, by lino

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