Tagged: Self-defense

Five Enemy Combatants Killed

The revolutionary forces of the National Salvation Front (NAS) have disrupted yet another planned joint offensive by the regime in...

NAS Destroys Kiir, Riek Offensives

Sixty-one (61) government soldiers killed. Three (3) vehicles and one (1) armored Personnel Carrier (APC) destroyed. Forty-three (43) AK 47 rifles, two (2) 12.7 machine-guns, nine (9) RPG-7 and different assorted ammunition captured.

20200512 SSOMA Press Release on Juba violation of CoHA and attack on NAS

20200512 SSOMA Press Release on Juba violation of CoHA and attack on NAS

A press release by SSOMA on the continuous CoHA violations by the Juba regime against the South Sudan Opposition Movements Alliance (SSOMA).

SSOMA is troubled and very concerned with the ongoing violations of CoHA 2017 by the Juba regime against the positions of SSOMA’s alliance member (NAS), despite the recommitment to the Feb 13 2020 Rome Resolution on CoHA.
SSOMA would like to inform the government and the IO, the people of South Sudan and the International Community that any attack on its members is an attack on the SSOMA as a whole.

Civilians advised against using roads leading in and out of Juba

The National Salvation Front (NAS) is strongly advising civilians to avoid all types of travel on roads leading in and out of the capital Juba due to the ongoing joint military offensive by Kiir’s SSPDF and Machar’s SPLA-IO on NAS positions.

The advice is also aimed at protecting civilians from imminent atrocities by these joint forces after the SSPDF, on May 04, barred UNMISS and all other NGOs travelling along these roads – a move that provides cover while denying these NGOs access and evidence of the humanitarian catastrophe in the making.

SSPDF cancels all road movement for UNMISS and NGOs

Ahead of the ongoing SSPDF/SPLA-IO joint all-out military offensive against NAS positions, the SSPDF cancelled all road movement by the UNMISS and all other NGOs in a move that is believed to provide cover and deny NGOs access to areas where atrocities by the SSPDF- SPLA IO on civilians are most likely to happen.

20200509 NAS Press Release on the all-out military offensive and displacement of civilians from their villages

20200509 NAS Press Release on the all-out military offensive and displacement of civilians from their villages

May 02 2020: NAS press release on the all-out military offensive and displacement of civilians from their villages. Includes

How SSPDF cancelled all road movement by the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) and all NGOs to provide cover for the offensive and to deny UNMISS as well as NGOs access to areas and evidence of the humanitarian catastrophe in the making and the atrocities of the SSPDF- SPLA IO on civilians.
The recruitment and use a local militia known as “Enough Militia” belonging to Minister of Cabinet Affairs Dr Elia Lomoro
Evidence of Kiir lack of political will to negotiate a political settlement to end the conflict in South Sudan

20200507 NAS Latest Press Release With Updates on SSPDF SPLA-IO offensives

20200507 NAS Latest Press Release With Updates on SSPDF SPLA-IO offensives

The Leadership of the National Salvation Front (NAS) would like to update its members, supporters, the people of South Sudan and members of the International Community on the latest developments in the ongoing joint military offensive in Equatoria by forces of Kiir’s SSPDF and Machar’s SPLA-IO – they are being defeated in all fronts!