South Sudan's Kiir and Machar say they will form government
Tuesday, 17 December 2019 South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and former rebel leader Riek Machar have agreed to form a transitional unity government even if they fail to resolve all their differences before a new deadline, the two leaders said on Tuesday.
Another batch of Indian peacekeepers is all set to leave for peace mission in South Sudan."Indian troops are most sought after troops in UN. Reason is our culture teaches Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam. Taking care of people is one of the most important tasks," says Maj Gen MK Katiyar, Director General SD (Staff Duties).A total of 5,200 peacekeepers will be going to the South Sudan.