South Sudan faction declares ceasefire to honour Addis talks

What you need to know:

  • SPLA-IO spokesman says all units told to suspend military operations
  • The South Sudanese factions resumed talks under the Igad High Level Revitalisation Forum
  • President Kiir recently apologised for the human rights abuses committed during the war

South Sudan's SPLA-In Opposition (SPLA-IO) has announced a ceasefire as talks on the revitalisation of the peace agreement continue in Ethiopia.

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