UN says S. Sudan ‘lukewarm’ about regional peace effort

UN says S. Sudan ‘lukewarm’ about regional peace effort

Africa News –

South Sudan's government has given only “a lukewarm response” to a regional effort to revive the 2015 peace agreement and end worsening violence in the world's newest nation, the U.N. peacekeeping chief said Tuesday. Jean-Pierre Lacroix told the U.N. Security Council that opposition figures including the country's former vice president, Riek Machar, “all declared cautious support to the process.”

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