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“This document should be signed”, bishop urges

Pascal Ladu
Representatives of the Catholic Church in South Sudan urged the parties to the conflict to sign the latest IGAD Plus proposal.
5.08.2015  |  Juba
An Internally Displaced Person (IDP) in a camp in Juba, January 3, 2014.
An Internally Displaced Person (IDP) in a camp in Juba, January 3, 2014.

Pressure is mounting on South Sudan’s warring parties to sign a peace deal before August 17, a deadline set by IGAD. The Catholic Church in South Sudan has added its voice, calling on the warring parties to reach a deal and to stop killing and displacement.  

As Pascal Ladu reports from Juba, the situation is worsening with mounting hunger, shortage of goods and increasing insecurity throughout the country: