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I Signed Peace Deal to Avoid Arrest Threat by Ethiopian PM: President Salva Kiir

“I was threatened by Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn that if I do not sign the peace deal right then he will arrest me” – President Salva Kiir

It's like forced marriage that doesn't hold. No wonder the ceasefire deal faltered two days after they signed under threat
Ethiopia’s continued disregard of the Kiir government is open for all to see. From holding peace agreements inside the basement of a dark night club to a threat to arrest the President. Get this Ethiopia: President Salva Kiir is an elected leader of an independent state called Republic of South Sudan not a president of one of its ‘Kilils’ for God’s sake.

By Mabior Mach,

SOUTH Sudan President Salva Kiir has claimed that he and former vice president turned rebel leader Dr Riek Machar signed a peace deal Friday in Addis Ababa to avoid threats of arrest by Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn.

The truce, which has so far been violated, was intended to end five months of deadly violence in which both sides have been accused of widespread human rights abuse.  Continue reading I Signed Peace Deal to Avoid Arrest Threat by Ethiopian PM: President Salva Kiir