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November 28, 2016 (JUBA) - South Sudanese authorities Monday barred a team a ceasefire monitoring team from reaching Yei to assess the security situation in the troubled Central Equatoria region .

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SPLA soldiers are seen at the airport in Bor January 19, 2014. (Photo Reuters/Andreea Campeaunu)

In a statement extended to Sudan Tribune, the Ceasefire and Transitional Security Arrangements Monitoring Mechanism (CTSAMM) said one of its teams was "denied freedom of movement while trying to reach Yei to conduct an assessment of the area and carry out its mandated activities".

The ceasefire monitoring mechanism said they got the green light from all the concerned authorities including the Joint Military Ceasefire Commission since early this month.

"However when the MVT began their journey from Juba this morning they were stopped at a check point on the outskirts of the city and told they would not be allowed pass beyond that point," said the statement.

Since last summer, different reports emerged from the areas speaking about attacks by armed opposition elements in the area who are designed as "terrorists" or ’’anti-peace elements’’ by the local authorities. Other reports also mention violent counterinsurgency operations by the government army in the area.

On 12 November Adama Dieng, U.N. special adviser on prevention of genocide, called to probe the human rights violations in the state, stressing the gravity of the situation there "merits immediate intervention – a full scale fact-finding investigation and enhanced humanitarian support".

Also, Dieng motioned reports about the expulsion of farmers from their agricultural plots into Yei town. "These farmers have lost their homes and belongings, livestock and land. Property has been looted and villages have been burned," he said.

The ceasefire mechanism called on the Transitional Government of National Unity to intervene in this issue to ensure that its teams can visit Yei.

" The CTSAMM would like to reiterate that it has a legal right to be present in South Sudan as stipulated in Chapter II of the ARCSS, and condemns, in the strongest terms, the denial of freedom of movement for the CTSAMM MVTs," said the statement.

In line with the peace agreement, the CTSAMM tasked with the monitoring of the implementation of the Permanent Ceasefire and Transitional Security Arrangements (PCTSA).

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  • 28 November 22:15, by Stephen kuach

    you’re denying them today,but tomorrow you will change your mind again.

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    • 29 November 15:44, by Midit Mitot

      It become habit to Kiir/Taban government to deny the international body to know their rouge activities.

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  • 29 November 00:04, by Naath

    Dinka tribal gang leader Kiir would not allow truth seekers to enter the places where civilians were mass murdered. The Dinka gang leader use his tribal men to massacre women, blinds, cripples, and elderly citizens in their own houses. This is the government the Obama’s administration supported to the core. No matter how powerful are Kiir and Obama, South Sudan is yet to overcome this humiliation.

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    • 29 November 06:45, by Joyuma John

      Naath, blocking peace monitors to visit Yei has nothing to do with Dinka, but please the more you people distance yourselves in the name of being Nuer or Nuer IO, the more you widen a gap of your success as an organization that is fighting for change as your foolish Leader claim so.

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    • 29 November 08:21, by Akuma

      Naath,

      You better leave South Sudan and go where you believed you can live peacefully. After all you didn’t participate in liberation for the independence of South Sudan. Soon UNMISS who play dirty game to destabilize South Sudan will be living South Sudan in shorter time and South Sudan will be peaceful and all tribes enjoy their harmony.

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      • 29 November 14:32, by Naath

        Akuma,

        Understand that it is Obama administration that safe your tribal chief Kiir’s government from collapsing because the Obama’s administration is threatening Countries that might help IO with sanction while asking other countries to join the war in Kiir’s side.

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        • 29 November 14:40, by Naath

          Akuma,

          Imagine your tribal government lead by Dinka warlords get help from Uganda, Congolese rebels, Darfurrians rebels, SPLA-N, Egypt, Israel, Rwanda and Burundi, Kenya and the United States and you have not defeated the IO yet. I believe it was the SPLA-IO being helped by those countries, then your Dinka’s tribal leader would not be still drinking alcohol in Juba by now.

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      • 30 November 05:49, by Eastern

        Akuma,

        The type of South Sudan that you envisage will be run by people who are beneficiaries of such scams in East Africa. Please read this:http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/Degree-scam-How-a-university-graduated-1000-South-Sudanese/2558-3468618-item-2-bjkhfy/index.html

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  • 29 November 03:02, by jur_likang_a_ likan’g

    There is no reason why witnesses of atrocities should be barred from going to theatres of war apart from concealing evidence of ethnic cleansing or genocide for that matter. Our people are being killed by the tools that are supposed to protect and defend them. It is a sorry matter that Dinka are killing South Sudanese just like the Arabs did even worse than what the Jallabas did.

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    • 29 November 06:42, by Lorolokin

      Jallaba are better off than these creatures (Dinka)

      Kinkak

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      • 29 November 08:39, by wacjak

        Lokorin,

        Indeed, Jallaba are better to continue fucking both men and women in Juba. They Dinka do not do that and that is why you are bitter. You do not feel any humiliation at all. Rujal Mafi, Lubas mafi, Milikia, Hai Jallaba are what you need the Dinka to do so that you think they are better than the Arabs. Shame on you people.

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        • 29 November 10:00, by Lorolokin

          wacjak
          Hi Man, is it not shame on you to talk like a tribal villager otherwise your Education if any is just a relationship between a pen and a paper.
          Kinkak

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        • 29 November 11:42, by jubaone

          Wacjak or wasak,
          You see, the brains of a jienge are as large as his testicles thats why he thinks of fucking all the time. In their cattle camps where all men are naked, they have developed sense of homosexuality. So the nyors go only to rape old women, teenage girls. Now they even go for men. These jienges are cursed and we must pray for their souls cos they will grill in eternal fire

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  • 29 November 05:01, by Jebel

    I declared genocide is seriously taking in South Sudan, Dinka people have Killed nuer people and now they are killing innocent equatorian people yet international bodies are sitting ideal.

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    • 29 November 05:47, by jubaone

      Jebel,
      Jienges are out there to kill without mercy and you MUST do whatever it takes to kill him b4 he gets you. That’s the rule. Why should the international community care if Juba doesn’t care in the first place? Stop agonizing and organize yourself and kill the jieng who wants to kill you. You have the choice.

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      • 29 November 09:36, by Ater

        Jubaone
        If Jiang response to your empty incitement of atrocities then some of you may not like it.stop your useless conspiracy against Jieng

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        • 29 November 11:24, by jubaone

          Ater,
          Well, come down to Yei to see if this is empty incitement. Let me make it clear, if you get me, then kill me first b4 I get you to kill you. Like our tradition, you must urinate in the mouth of that dead enemy, and I swear, I shall do it with you.

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          • 29 November 13:44, by Ater

            Jubaone
            hahahahaha,That is act of idiots ya Jubaone. Even if peace come,your inhuman act will haunt you.

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            • 29 November 14:18, by jubaone

              Ya jienge,
              What seems idiocy to jienges like you is our ritual if I killed you. I would do that into your mouth so that your evil spirits don’t follow me.

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  • 29 November 06:51, by Sir King

    Naath,
    You are just abusing Dinka today but you better cooperate with them. If you want to talk about Equatorians, they are just foreigners. Even they don’t like you as Nuer, they have that bad hearts of being foreigners and they want to destroy South Sudan.

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    • 29 November 11:36, by jubaone

      Sir King,
      Jienges are just hungry squatters and drifters looking for food in Equatoria. Equatoria has made them humans, now they are dressed up in suits and have pants on. Was it not Equatorians who called them, aryan jienges? Equatorians are too intelligent to be equals with tailless monkeys and devils

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  • 29 November 07:17, by Lumaria

    Yeah they after to because Jiengs militants are destroying our nation image, i don’t komw either anti_genocide exist.

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  • 29 November 08:12, by Thadeus

    The team should be allow to perform their task without restriction.This clearly shows that there is lack of cooperation between the CTSAMM and the S.S authorities.

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  • 29 November 09:32, by hamil

    Quick question folks....what has Taban Deng Gai done since his appointment?

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    • 29 November 12:05, by Chang Kuony

      Hamil, Taban Deng Gai has done nothing since his appointment by Salva Kiir in August this year. Instead Taban el taban ( tiresome or fatigue ) has been wasting government money via bribery practices to lure in blinds supporters and poir foreign allies, Taban Deng is busy concocting lies and praproganda against Dr Machar and his SPLM IO as to win JCE hearts. Taban will failed Kiir’s government.

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  • 29 November 10:14, by wise Gabriel

    lorokin

    shame, do you think you are talking officially now, you are the most stupids people on this planet, how can you insulting your mighty Dinka yet the are very people who liberates you from Arab.what do you think you idiots, pillock you could do to your mighty? are you stronger than Arab? am not talking of Equatorian becoz the are laziest people on earth, greedy,and cowards at the same time

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  • 29 November 10:23, by wise Gabriel

    Equatorian always defense stronger side, because they are cowards, they don,t create their own problem or their chapter by their own, becoz they fear that they should be killed all, Pliz u nuer surreder ur self now. I laugh when I see Equatorian talking nonsense, they are foreignness soon we will be deported them to Congo, Uganda and C.A.R

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  • 29 November 10:43, by wise Gabriel

    Jebel

    Yes, leave what has happened, great genocide is coming soon mark my words, you will all be fucked till you must understand, we want to take you to ur senses becoz you has been out for so long out of ur senses, we first need to discipline you.

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    • 29 November 14:30, by Jebel

      Illiterate Gabrielle,
      A jienge who have ten PHDS in education field acts as he/she is still in cow dung. Your reason capacity is like cow. Let me be clearly to you, since it’s genocide seriously taking place now, sixty three south Sudanese tribes arming themselves against Dinka tribe. This war will escalate up to Uganda to kill in innocent people there. Watch up!

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  • 29 November 10:46, by wise Gabriel

    Juba one and Naath are Running Amok.

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    • 29 November 12:00, by jubaone

      Wise or foolish Gabriel,
      It is only the jienges who run amok cos they have little brains just enough to think of rape, killing and stealing. Once challenged they get mad and want to kill. Sorry, the more I argue with you, the more I become foolish. So bye with our Juba song: aryan jienge kudwal kudwalx2

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  • 29 November 11:31, by Chang Kuony

    After defection of late Keribino Kuanyin Bol ,Dr John Garang de Mabior said,this South Sudan will be in turmoil,chaotic, abyss,anarchy and failed region once it run by foolish Dinka majority of Bahr el Ghazal region.The word of hero late Dr Mabior came true today. Dinka Haram terrorist known as Jaang Council of Evils has failed RSS and made it failed state globally ranked no 1.What a idiocy

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    • 29 November 11:43, by Chang Kuony

      Ignorance and lack of leadership skills ya jama?
      The gluttonous thieves of Dinka Rek will certainly disintegrated RSS into tribal entities at their watches via their rampant coruption, nepotism, clanism,tribal domination politicts,power gred,hatred incitement,and wanton killings of the country civil population on tribe lines and their political opponents n journalists.

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      • 29 November 11:53, by Chang Kuony

        The Warap and Aweil thievery engineers are busy looting the resources of South Sudan at expenses of others. Dinka Rek are milking cows’ milks to their mouths while other Dinka sub tribes and non Dinka backgrounds are just grabbing cow’s horns. In less than 5 years of independence ,they have 5 billionaire thieves under Kiir’s tribal government. What a corruption lol!!

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    • 29 November 11:46, by S. Sudan Nationalist

      Some of you are afraid of words. They delete messages. Only want to read what concurs with their opinions. We are not building a democracy but a bunch of cowards!

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  • 29 November 13:12, by james awel

    you must to get an approval from the government before you go into the field.also don’t be bias to the government when you are reporting what ever you have seen.

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  • 29 November 13:43, by wise Gabriel

    Juba one

    Am not foolish as you, if we talk of reality you are the most clearly
    Nutter,Prat,Lazy Sod,and
    Berk at the same time piss off in this country or go for Exile
    ya illiterate, we don,t care, Jieng plus other wise 61 tribes will be a leaders in this country, apart from Gormless and useless tribe and as well as known by their greedy and selfish Nuer and Equatorian.

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    • 29 November 14:27, by jubaone

      Wise or foolish Gabriel,
      I think you better write "thokjienge" instead. Don’t use words you don’t understand. Now you are getting mad and emotional, a real village jienge that is wild, uncultured and only eats, sleeps, defecates and has sex like an animal. Oh my little jienge kudwal aridth.

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    • 29 November 14:46, by Jebel

      Foolish Gabriel,

      Which 61 tribes are you talking about? Shame on your barking mouth like foolish dog. There is seriously uprising going on by the 61 tribes you have mentioned against Dinka now. Enough is enough, you will cry again as it had happened on yei juba road, nimule juba road, Torit juba road and Bor juba road.

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  • 29 November 15:30, by mr.chris

    Wise Gabriel

    Know that,the health of democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens. you are just a one tribe if all the 63 tribes turn against you,wont you be cleared like a flies?

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