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AU PSC releases communiqué on South Sudan; criticised for keeping silent on leaked report and atrocities

On the 28th of March 2015, the AU’s Peace and Security Council released an official communiqué following their 494th meeting on March 24th in Addis Ababa. South Sudan was among the key issues discussed by African leaders and members of the PSC, with special con

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AU claims the leaked report on South Sudan is a ‘fake’

On the 16th of March, the Chairperson of the African Union Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma officially voiced her concerns over the report that has been circulating as a ‘leaked paper’ from the AU Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan (AUCISS), as she claims it is fabricated: “the so-ca

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South Sudan welcomes AU and UNSC proposal to extend peace talks

On Friday March 13th, South Sudanese government officials said they welcomed the African Union and UN Security Council recommendations that peace talks be extended with rebels within the country. The announcement comes following a deadlock in negotiations between the two warring factio

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