South Sudan

Fears after Kenya deports South Sudan rebel spokesman

UN says sending the registered refugee back to home country where he faces risk of abuse breaches international law.

Fears after Kenya deports South Sudan rebel spokesman

South Sudan

S Sudan leaders 'get rich' as nation suffers during war

New report says President Salva Kiir, his rival Riek Machar and their allies have amassed great wealth amid conflict.

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.

UN panel blames South Sudan leaders for Juba violence

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.

One year after peace deal, South Sudan 'worse off'

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.

Riek Machar flees S Sudan, 'in care' of DRC authorities

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: Opposition leader Machar flees country

Opinion

South Sudan: A country captured by armed factions

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

Mehari Taddele Maru

by Mehari Taddele Maru

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.

Tens of thousands displaced by South Sudan violence: UN

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.

South Sudan war: US warns it could sanction leaders

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.

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

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's Riek Machar to miss return deadline

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.