Five soldiers killed as fighting breaks out in South Sudan’s army barracks

A United Nations peacekeeper looks at the destruction in downtown Malakal on March 4, 2014. PHOTO | ANDREI PUNGOVSCHI

What you need to know:

  • Army spokesman Malak Ayuen told AFP that five soldiers had been killed and that those found responsible would face a court martial
  • The US embassy in Juba issued a statement advising people to stay indoors as hundreds of terrified residents flooded the main church in Juba

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