US under fire over South Sudan war

People arrive to attend a mass in Juba on December 15, 2014 to commemorate one year since the outbreak of the South Sudan civil warThe United States had pushed strongly the independence of South Sudan when it became the world’s newest country in 2011. President Barack Obama has issued a flurry of condemnations and Secretary of State John Kerry travelled to Juba to seek peace. The leaders of the two warring sides — President Salva Kiir and his former vice president Riek Machar — are inured to US warnings.

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