Former South Sudan vice president to be reinstated: presidency

FILE PHOTO: South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar Kiir attends the signing in Khartoum, Sudan of an accord with the South Sudan government aimed at ending the country's civil war, June 27, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/File Photo

JUBA (Reuters) – South Sudan’s former vice president Riek Machar will be reinstated in his position as part of a peace deal to end a near five-year-old war that has killed tens of thousands and devastated Africa’s youngest nation. The agreement was reached in talks held in Entebbe in Uganda mediated by President Yoweri Miseveni […]

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