Rome Declaration: How Barnaba Marial Benjamin lied about what was discussed
On his return to Juba from Rome where the Rome Declaration between the Juba regime and the South Sudan Opposition Movements (SSOMA) was signed, Barnaba Marial Benjamin bluntly lied at the State House to the media and the general public about what was discussed and signed at the Community of Sant’Egidio in Rome.
National Salvation Front (NAS) chairman and member of the leadership council of South Sudan Opposition Movements Alliance (SSOMA) has praised a declaration for re-commitment and adherence to a Cessation of Hostilities Agreement of December 2017 by the government of South Sudan.
“My Christmas message to you this year is that of HOPE and Resilience,” General Thomas Cirillo sOUTH sUDAN
NAS has termed the reaction of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Juba to the decision of the United States government recalling its ambassador, as “mediocre and lacking integrity”. 416
In a press release issued today, the official NAS spokesman Suba Samual has congratulated the Sant'Egido Community and the South Sudan Opposition Alliance (SSOMA) for successfully convening in Rome in a search of genuine and sustainable peace in the country.
Leaders of the South Sudan Opposition Movements (SSOM) this week met with leaders from the Sant’Egidio Community in Rome to discuss the crisis in the country and to reach a common understanding on the way forward.
On-the-groundOn-the-ground reports reaching NAS information today 15th November suggest Kiir’s militia originating from Panyana have trespassed into Lujulo Payam, Morobo County (Central Equatoria) kidnapping two toddlers and causing many more to pack their belongings and attempt to flee the continuous targeting and harassment of innocent civilians mainly women, children and the elderly.