S.Sudan army, rebels agree joint troop deployment in capital

Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) soldiers parade during independence day celebrations in Juba in July, 2015South Sudan’s army and rebel forces have agreed to deploy joint military units in the capital, a key stage of a peace deal aimed to end nearly two years of war. Despite continued fighting, the rivals signed a deal in neighbouring Ethiopia to fix key military sections of the deal, including how many troops each side will have in the capital Juba. A total of 4,830 troops will be allowed inside Juba.

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