Fighting erupts between SPLA and Riek Machar’s rebels
CTSAMM, the body set up to monitor ceasefire between the government and various armed rebels has said it has received reports of ceasefire violations in Yei area.
SPLA and rebels loyal to Dr Riek Machar have been trading accusations since Monday the 10th of September after the two forces clashed.
Reports indicate that there has been fighting near Yei town, Mundu village in Lainya County and in Mangalatore in Kajo Keji County.
Fighting in Kajo Keji County has been ongoing for the last 5 days despite peace agreement being signed.
The ceasefire monitoring body said it was investigating the reports. It added that, “CTSAMM would like to remind the Parties of their commitment to refrain from any form of hostilities as per the R-ARCSS”.