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S. Sudan’s Kiir, Machar to discuss security arrangements: official


December 11, 2019 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir and his main rival Riek Machar are scheduled to meet members of the security committee to review progress on the implementation of the security arrangements, a presidential aide disclosed on Wednesday.

South opposition leader Riek Machar (L) greets President Salva Kiir in Juba on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 (PPU)

Speaking to reporters in the capital, Juba, the presidential adviser on security affairs, Tut Gatluak said the two leaders met on Wednesday and discussed the implementation of the pending tasks hindering implementation of the peace agreement, citing number of states.

The deputy chairman of Sudan’s Sovereign Council, Lt General Mohamed Hamdan attended the consultative meeting between the South Sudanese leader and Machar at State House in Juba.

Hamdan lauded the meeting between the two rival leaders, urging South Sudanese to support the implementation of the peace deal.

The armed opposition leader is in Juba more than a month after he agreed with Kiir to extend the pre-transitional period by 100 days.

Machar told reporters on Wednesday that they are working together to ensure that the revitalized peace agreement is fully implemented.

Last week, the parties’ signatory to the September 2018 peace agreement failed to reach a consensus on the issue of the number of the states and boundaries, with the government side proposing that a referendum be conducted to allow citizens vote on the issue.

Last month, President Salva Kiir and the country’s main opposition leader Machar agreed to delay key benchmarks in the revitalized peace agreement by 100 days.

The delay in forming a national unity government on November 12 came after Machar’s group raised concerns that the country’s security arrangements are still incomplete.

South Sudan descended into civil war in mid-December 2013 when President Kiir accused his former deputy Machar of plotting a coup, allegations the latter denied.

In September last year, the country’s rival factions signed a revitalized peace deal to end the civil war that killed tens of thousands of people and displaced millions.


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  • 12 December 2019 08:21, by South South

    Peace at last is coming to our country.

    • 12 December 2019 08:58, by deng

      How it come when there is no any agreement reached on number of state and security arrangement is still not completed

      • 12 December 2019 10:05, by The Rhino


        Good simple question.That moron called ’South South’ has no brain to think in a simple term.He is a foolish disgusting total nut!

        • 12 December 2019 10:23, by South South

          We are bringing real peace to our country and that’s a good things. Some monkeys who are against people are scratching their diry asses, for what because they are left weak alone and nothing they can do. People like The Rhino, our big coward is crying fault for peace to come to South Sudan. We care less about them, they are just monkeys.

          • 12 December 2019 10:45, by The Rhino

            South South,

            Stop convincing yourself that peace is coming, especially with same morons in leadership position.You Dinka people never had peace in your fucking lives.Your savage culture never allowed that, how can you bring peace without even understanding what it is, or had experienced its qualities?Nothing!Your foolish ’president’ will never bring peace to South Sudan.Machar should just stop...

            • 12 December 2019 10:54, by The Rhino

              South South,

              ..wasting time with that cowboy troll Kiir.He Machar with his Dr. title and intellect can acquire some decent lecturing profession in universities or other academic institutions somewhere around the world,incontrary to the dumbest illiterate Kiir.Machar should just say,enough is enough.I quit your savagery,time to write memoire and lecture,done.Kiir can become a fisherman back home..

              • 12 December 2019 11:03, by The Rhino

                South South,

                ..in Warrap or keep on following his cows to water points and grazing areas,shit,that fits him even better.He should be proud of that.Then finally to street dogs like yourself ’South South’ you will be fitted back to your older labour activity that is,carrying and distributing waters in big towns across South Sudan.We Equatorians do the ’Thinking’ and you savages your jobs.Only so...

                • 12 December 2019 11:08, by South South

                  The Rhino,

                  You are our monkey and we create any game we want to play with you.

                  • 12 December 2019 11:09, by South South

                    The Rhino,
                    I am ruling South Sudan.

                • 12 December 2019 11:14, by The Rhino

                  South South,

                  ..shall the country called South Sudan move forward and prosper.Everybody performing his specific profession or job!Today,what the world is witnessing in South Sudan is exactly the opposite..rude incompetent Dinka savages forcing their ways through as leaders or decision makers, ending up with outcomes which are catastrophic and disgusting!Facts!!!

                  • 12 December 2019 11:18, by The Rhino

                    South South,

                    Bantu Museveni of Uganda is ruling South Sudan.Coward Dinka people are just barking loud and shitting in South Sudan,thats the difference!

                    • 12 December 2019 11:23, by The Rhino

                      South South,

                      How can somebody rule anything with him not even being able to feed himself let alone his starving Dinka people in Dinkaland?Disgusting skunk!

          • 12 December 2019 11:30, by jubaone

            South South,
            Elated like some chimp that has just seen its swollen ass in the mirror. Wow!
            1. What peace, when your jiengestans have had peace since 2005? You have accomplished NOTHING.
            2. Only when EQUATORIA gets peace, your jiengestans are strategically, economically and politically irrelevant. We hold the key to SS. Jienges are simply statistics.

            • 12 December 2019 11:34, by jubaone

              4. We Equatorians DONT give a fuck what the rest think, only when there is TOTAL PEACE in Equatoria, can SS see development.
              5. Foreign investors, development aid would all go to jiengelands, if the jienges were civilized, intelligent, hard working and free-minded, but they are NOT. That is the reason, all jienges are "squating" in our backyards like delusional chimps.

              • 12 December 2019 11:47, by jubaone

                6. I can excuse Riek and the Nuers, cuz they cant develop their areas due to war. But jienges have absolutely NO excuse. Instead of them being the "breadbasket" of SS, they have degenerated into pathetic "feeding centres". Giant grown men like gorillas, with hands, eyes and feet being fed like toddlers? Worthless miscreants.
                7. South South: squeal, hang yourself chimp, wait for NAS to liberate you

                • 12 December 2019 11:52, by jubaone

                  8. Peace will come, once EQUATORIA is peacefull otherwise nothing will happen. We are proud, that most returnees in Yei, Gbudue, Yambio, Jubek, Maridi and now Imatong States are cultivating and dont need to be fed like "animals in a zoo". Our people are hardworking and they do-it-themselves (dot). We want all idling jienges in Nimule to fuckoff and let our people rebuild their lives. Period.

                  • 12 December 2019 11:56, by jubaone

                    South South
                    9. Now you jienge kaffir! Instead of waiting for looted monies from Juba, go help your wretched jienges drowned in the floods. You could go catch some fish in the muddy waters, learn to plant rice and not wait to be fed like caged gorillas. Even free wandering chimps look for their own food and not wait. Wake up jienge kaffir!

    • 12 December 2019 12:54, by jubaone

      South South
      Shut up baboon! What peace at last? Didnt jienges have peace since 2005? Did Riek, the Nuers, Equatorians go and disturb you in your stinking, god-forgtotten luaks? NO. You are simply a large foolish folk without value, only waiting for ready-mades, killing and stealing just like baboons waiting for farmers to plant their fields.

      • 12 December 2019 15:29, by The Rhino


        Great!Just as baboons in our farms,we will use every tool available(stones,machetes,bullets if possible poisons) to chase them intruders out from our farms and communities.These worthless creatures migrated to Equatoria and misbehaved badly by raping,looting and murdering defenseless locals.We will never forgive nor forget all what they’ve done in Equatoria as long as they still squat..

        • 12 December 2019 15:41, by The Rhino


          ..around.Fuck these Dinka savages,no tribe in South Sudan should tolerate these bastards among their communities for all what they’ve done to fellow South Sudanese,fuck them big time.One thing is very clear, in our deep controlled zones, only a dead Dinka shit rapist is a good one.Shit,we didn’t go to their areas to commit such despicable havoc,NO..they came to us,so fuck them up!

  • 12 December 2019 09:15, by deng

    We want our country to be stable that the development will commence in all South Sudan territories , let us pray that there will be no more wars and death.

  • 12 December 2019 11:08, by Nuer Kanguan

    Dear all

    We need peace more then anything else in this great country.
    Our prayer thoughts for peace.

  • 12 December 2019 11:13, by Nuer Kanguan

    It isn’t enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn’t enough to believe in it. One must work at,Not one of us can rest, be happy, be at home, be at peace with ourselves, until we end hatred and division.

  • 12 December 2019 14:23, by Mapuor

    Security arrangements need military language.You can train and deploy or amalgamate forces in 60 days .Please no further extension.We need peace in our beloved country.Enough is enough.

    • 12 December 2019 16:06, by jubaone

      Security arrangements need "compromise" not your stupid assertion of a military language. Try it if you can. What is needed is dismantling the SSDinka Forces and making a true multi ethnic army. Most of these SSDFs are bush boys, nyors, bandits, fugitives and freebooters. This has nothing to do with a national army. Just criminals in army uniform.

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