S. Sudan rebels accuse army of violating ceasefire

Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA), South Sudan government soldiers, from the 2nd Battalion pose at the SPLA headquarters in Nyang, in the county of Yirol East, South Sudan, on February 15, 2014South Sudan rebels on Sunday accused the army of violating a ceasefire just hours after it came into effect, by bombarding their positions along the White Nile river. Whenever they see our positions on the banks, they shell,” said rebel spokesman Dickson Gatluak. The spokesman added that the rebels would on Monday report the situation to the regional eight-nation IGAD bloc which helped broker the pact.

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