Russia - No South Sudan arms embargo needed after U.N. chief's report

Russia - No South Sudan arms embargo needed after U.N. chief's report
 

Russia said on Tuesday that an arms embargo should not be placed on South Sudan despite U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon reporting that the government has done little to allow more peacekeepers to be deployed and to improve access for U.N. troops already there.
President Salva Kiir agreed during a U.N. Security Council visit to South Sudan last month to accept 4,000 extra peacekeepers and to allow some 12,000 peacekeepers already on the ground to move around freely in order to protect civilians.
In an August resolution, after heavy fighting in July in the capital, Juba, the 15-member council had... read more

 
11 October 2016 in World News, Views: 36
Source: Reuters
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