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December 22, 2017

UPDM Signs Agreement On Cessation Of Hostilities Following The High Level Revitalization Forum

The High Level Revitalization Forum (HLRF) concluded with the signing of an Agreement on Cessation of Hostilities, Protection of Civilians and Humanitarian Access. Read More Here Signed Copy: Agreement on Cessation of Hostilities (CoH) The Troika views the HLRF as the essential, inclusive forum to advance peace; other efforts and fora must support the HLRF,

April 16, 2017

Joint Press Release: South Sudan’s Political Opposition Forces

As genocide unfolds in South Sudan, much of the world looks away Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 7th April 2017 In one of the gravest crimes of the 21st century, President Salva Kiir and his regime are wiping out non-dinka communities through ethnically targeted massacres in Greater Upper Nile, Equatoria and Western Bahr El Ghazal

March 8, 2017

UPDM Calls on Women of South Sudan to Take a Bold Stand For The Realisation Of Change & Reforms In The Country

PRESS STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 8thMarch 2017 To mark the 2017 International Women’s Day, the United People’s Democratic Movement (UPDM) takes the opportunity to congratulate the women and girls of South Sudan for the resilience and courage they have shown, despite suffering one of the most horrendous human rights violations worldwide. We are dismayed by

February 24, 2017

UPDM Calls For An International Investigation of Kidnappings of South Sudanese Refugees In Neighbouring Countries

PRESS STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 24thFebruary 2017 Following the July 2016 conflict in Juba and the ascent to power of the Juba faction of the SPLM-IO led by General Taban Deng Gai, a new wave of violence has spread to the most peaceful regions of Central Equatoria which until then existed as the only beacon