Category: Letters

Official Public and Open Letters from/to NAS

20200918 Communique on NAS prevention and response to conflict-related sexual violence

20200918 Communique on NAS prevention and response to conflict-related sexual violence

ln line with the values, principles, and objectives of the National Salvation FronUArmy (NAS) to secure a peaceful, just, democratic and prosperous South Sudan, the leadership reiterate its commitment to promoting and protecting the rights of all people in South Sudan without discrimination. This communique, signed on September 18 2020 by the Chairman and C-in-C of the National Salvation Front (NAS) Ge Thomas Cirillo, is about that. 

20200818 NAS Torit Revolt Anniversary – Address to the nation

An address to the nation by NAS Chairman Thomas Cirillo on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the historic August 1955 Torit Revolt.

“Our forefathers did not surrender to the oppressors despite the military superiority of the oppressors, it was a people’s struggle for freedom and dignity and no weapon could defeat.”

20200731 NAS Eid al Adha Message and call for peaceful coexistence

20200731 NAS Eid al Adha Message and call for peaceful coexistence

In his message congratulating Muslims and the people of South Sudan on the occasion of Eid Al Adha aAl Mubarak, the Chairman and C-in-C of the National Salvation Front (NAS) Gen Thomas Cirillo expressed solidarity with the people who found themselves victims of Kiir’s failed leadership and called on religious and community leaders to promote the culture of peaceful coexistence.

20200709 Speech on the 9th independence anniversary of South Sudan

20200709 Speech on the 9th independence anniversary of South Sudan

In his speech marking the 9th independence anniversary of South Sudan, NAS Chairman Thomas Cirillo urged the people to be “steadfast
and maintain the resilience needed to transform South Sudan into the
country our people struggled for, and aspire to achieve.”

20200520 NAS Latest Press Release On Covid-19 precautions

20200520 NAS Latest Press Release On Covid-19 precautions

In a conflict setting where the regime is dysfunctional and the state has failed just like it is in South Sudan, communities and people most often depend on the social support system to face realities. The Leadership of NAS therefore urges the people of South Sudan to use the family support system to fight the spread of the COVID-19 by taking care of themselves as parents and their children. Events such as funerals, weddings and parties should be avoided for now, keep social distancing and wear a mask while in public places.