South Sudan

UN panel blames South Sudan leaders for Juba violence

Fighting that killed more than 300 people and forced opposition head to flee directed at top military level, UN says.

South Sudan

'People of South Sudan worse off than before'

On anniversary of South Sudan's peace deal, the head of the agreement's monitoring body says fighting halted progress.

South Sudan

South Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar flees to DRC

UN spokesman says Machar is in the care of authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo after fleeing South Sudan.

South Sudan

South Sudan opposition leader flees county

South Sudan's former vice president has left the country for a neighbouring state, according to opposition officials.

South Sudan

South Sudan: A country captured by armed factions

The current crisis to the transitional process could rapidly morph into another civil war.

by Mehari Taddele Maru

South Sudan

Riek Machar: 'I'm still South Sudan's first VP'

In an exclusive interview with Al Jazeera, Riek Machar says he is "around Juba" and he is still first VP of South Sudan.

South Sudan

Tens of thousands displaced by South Sudan violence: UN

UN refugee agency calls on armed parties to protect civilians and demands neighbouring countries keep borders open.

Talk to Al Jazeera

Salva Kiir and Riek Machar: South Sudan's shaky peace

President Salva Kiir and Vice President Riek Machar discuss the prospects for peace and reconciliation in South Sudan.

South Sudan

US threatens to slap sanctions on South Sudan leaders

US envoy says sanctions or an arms embargo may be imposed on political leaders if they fail to keep the peace.

Politics

South Sudan's Riek Machar sworn in as vice president

Swearing-in ceremony follows Machar's return to the capital after UN peace deal aimed at ending two-year war.

Politics

S Sudan's Riek Machar sworn in as first vice president

Swearing ceremony follows Machar's arrival in Juba after UN deal ended his 28-month conflict with President Salva Kiir.

Politics

South Sudan's rebel leader to miss return deadline

Government will not allow Riek Machar back until international monitors verify number of weapons troops are bringing.

South Sudan

South Sudan's Machar 'delayed over weapons dispute'

Disagreement over weapons is preventing rebel leader from returning to Juba to form unity government, officials say.

War & Conflict

Exclusive: S Sudan's Machar says blocked from Juba

In an interview, South Sudan rebel leader says he is ready to come back to capital but government reneging on deal.

War & Conflict

S Sudan rebel leader's return delayed due to sanctions

Effort to form unity government and end civil war thrown into limbo after return of Riek Machar is repeatedly delayed.