Salva Kiir

Presidential assistant participates in graduation ceremony of S. Sudan's unified forces

Wed, 31 Aug 2022 - 09:02 GMT

President's Assistant for Defense Affairs, Sedki Sobhi has participated in the graduation ceremony of South Sudan’s unified forces, held in the presence of South Sudanese President Salva Kiir, vice presidents, and senior state officials.

Egypt’s president receives message from South Sudan’s Kiir, discusses GERD with security advisor Gatluak

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 03:16 GMT

During the meeting, Sisi and Gatluak discussed a number of regional issues of mutual concern, including the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), Egyptian Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi said in a statement.

Sisi sends invitation letter to S. Sudan’s Kiir to participate in COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 - 02:48 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Juba Moataz Mostafa handed the letter to Kiir, expressing aspiration for the South Sudanese president’s participation in this important international event, a statement by the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement on Saturday.

Egypt’s president is back from his 1st visit to Juba

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 - 08:58 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has arrived in Egypt back from Juba, concluding a one-day visit, during which he met with his South Sudanese counterpart.

House speaker arrives in Juba

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 10:30 GMT

House of Representatives Speaker Ali Abdel Aal arrived in Juba early Monday on a five-day official visit for talks on means of promoting South Sudan peace and stability.

Kiir hails Egypt’s efforts to back South Sudan’s stability

Wed, 23 Oct 2019 - 07:08 GMT

Kiir expressed his country’s keenness to continue enhancing the bilateral ties with Egypt in various fields.

Kiir invites Sisi to attend peace talks in South Sudan

Sat, 12 Oct 2019 - 05:42 GMT

Peace negotiations come in a continuation of the Egyptian-sponsored peace meeting Egypt’s Ain Sokhna last September among the conflicting parties after they signed an agreement of peace last year.

Egyptian Intelligence chief hands Kiir message from Sisi

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 05:40 GMT

Abbas Kamel made an official visit to South Sudan on Wednesday.

Pope kisses feet of South Sudan leaders, urging them to keep the peace

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 - 03:46 GMT

“I am asking you as a brother to stay in peace. I am asking you with my heart, let us go forward. There will be many problems but they will not overcome us. Resolve your problems,” Francis said in improvised remarks

Egypt supports reaching peace in South Sudan: Sisi

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 - 01:00 GMT

Egypt supports establishing peace in South Sudan, within the framework of the peace agreement reached by the South Sudanese parties.

President Sisi meets with South Sudan’s president in China

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 - 10:06 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met on Monday with South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir on the sidelines of the third summit of Forum for Africa - China Cooperation.

South Sudan president Kiir grants Machar, other rebels amnesty

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 - 10:25 GMT

A political row between Kiir and Machar degenerated in 2013 into a war that has killed tens of thousands, forced a quarter of the population to flee their homes and wrecked the country's oil-dependent economy.

South Sudan government and rebels reach peace deal

Sun, 05 Aug 2018 - 08:31 GMT

The president of South Sudan and head of the country's main rebel group signed a final cease fire and power-sharing agreement on Sunday.

South Sudan's president Kiir says ready to accept peace deal

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 10:29 GMT

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir said he is ready to accept a peace deal to end a civil war and set up an inclusive new government.

U.S. condemns effort to extend South Sudan president's term

Fri, 06 Jul 2018 - 02:00 GMT

The United States on Thursday condemned a bill proposed by South Sudan's government that would extend President Salva Kiir's term for three years.

FM accompanies Salva Kiir in South Sudan National Liberation Council meeting

Thu, 03 May 2018 - 03:51 GMT

Shoukry accompanied the South Sudanese president in the inauguration session of the meeting of the National Liberation Council of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement.

Clashes break out near South Sudan capital in truce violation

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 05:59 GMT

Clashes have broken out near South Sudan's capital Juba between government troops and rebels.

At least 45 killed in ethnic fighting in South Sudan

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 - 04:20 GMT

least 45 people have died in fighting between ethnic groups in South Sudan's northern state of Western Lakes.

S.Sudan's government using food as weapon of war

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 - 11:50 GMT

South Sudan President Salva Kiir's government is using food as a weapon of war to target civilians by blocking life-saving aid in some areas.

Angry Trump envoy to meet S. Sudan president to push for peace

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 12:30 GMT

U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley is due to travel to war-torn South Sudan on Wednesday to meet with the country's President Salva Kiir – and she is angry.