Khartoum, Aug. 30 (SUNA)
Machar and the opposition Alliance Joins Signatories of South Sudan Peace Agreement
The opposition side of the People’s movement of South Sudan State, led by Dr. Riek Machar, and the opposition Alliance Thursday signed the text of the final agreement for solution of the conflict in South Sudan.
By the signing of Dr. Machar, all the South Sudanese parties are considered signatories of the peace agreement.
Addressing the signing ceremony at the Academy for Strategic and Security Studies, the Foreign Minister, Al-Dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed, said that completion of the signing of the important agreement marked conclusion of the two rounds of negotiations.
He announced that the final signing of South Sudan peace agreement will be at the coming IGAD summit which is assigned for this purpose.
He indicated that completion of the signing process marks start of the move for the implementation stages and challenge.