South Sudan: President Admits Inter-Communal Fighting Threatens Countr – AuthenticAfrican

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[VOA] On South Sudan's ninth independence anniversary, President Salva Kiir acknowledged that months of deadly intercommunal fighting threatens to rip the country apart. In a wide-ranging televised speech to the nation, the president Thursday called on all South Sudanese to work for peace and reconcile communities whose social fabric has been "torn apart by war."