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11,000 arms collected in Jonglei state

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June 28, 2012 (JUBA) - The Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) deputy head of logistics and commander of Jonglei disarmament, Kuol Deim Kuol, announced during an interview with Sudan Tribune that more 11,000 illegal firearms have been collected in Jonglei since the South Sudan president, Salva Kiir inaugurated it in February.

Kuol said that up to 90 percent of the civil firearms were transported to Juba, to be stored in SPLA general head quarters store. He also said “we managed to trace about 42 abducted people, even yesterday we managed to trace one abducted child in Lokelgele. He was sent to Pibor making the total to be 53; this is a big achievement”.

Jonglei has long been blighted by cattle rustling incidents and inter-ethnic conflict. The UN estimated between December 2011 and January 2012 12,000 people were displaced by conflict in the state.

He denied allegations that many soldiers involved in the programme have been involved in incidents of harassment, rape and other attacks on citizens, but confirmed the establishment of five military courts to try soldiers identified by citizens as perpetrators of the crimes.

“They are cultivating all over Jonglei” and “there is a peaceful atmosphere” in the state, according to Kuol.

The SPLA troops assigned to the disarmament programme will not leave the state until their mission is complete, according to Kuol.

(ST)

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  • 29 June 2012 06:16, by George Bol

    SPLM/A has done great job disarming the population in Jonglei state. The job will be establish when the primitive youth that following dumb magician of Lou Nuer in the state.11,000 arms? it seems that almost everyone has gun. Dump self proclaim magicians such as Wurnyan, Ngundeeng, and that Kuek are cast to Nuer and in Jongeli. Please, stop following dump people other you are going to be in danger

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    • 29 June 2012 08:07, by Ruach

      The mental illed jiok bol think that Nuer will be in danger!What a noisy boy!Maa ba lier mour ngom Jeok.Gat jiok!

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      • 29 June 2012 08:19, by George Bol

        Ruach,
        Jin be lie ke inetrnet gat jiok. Chiele mie ngeye gat nyagat. Ba lielu ngom ke nyimuor.

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        • 29 June 2012 08:31, by Ruach

          George Bol,Ba lier guur kene muor. E jin jang da/slave,son of slaves

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          • 29 June 2012 13:21, by Dinka Dominated SPLA/M

            You are not funny Ruach, just being silly all the time, stop using nyagat langauge, not everone is Nuer here
            thank anyway how you doing bro? when are we going to make internet peace? don’t tell me that it will be done after Riek Machar puot nyuan death,

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            • 29 June 2012 13:25, by Dinka Dominated SPLA/M

              Ruach, we are looking for people who will identify for us those fake believer of Nuer in the community, so would please be one?
              Where are spiritual leaders in Nuer community? Find them for us and we will pay you, thank we need to find them and killed them,
              death to spritual witch craft leaders,

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              • 29 June 2012 13:30, by Dinka Dominated SPLA/M

                I am not talking about Dak Kuath because he is already on his death row, I am talking about the rest who might appear and claim to be fake spiritual leader, in order for them to loot other innocent properties,
                Peace will exist if there is no magician,

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                • 29 June 2012 14:29, by Ruach

                  Haha Mangoor,am not a kind of person that can expose anything to you.I have the image of keeping the State secrets,County secrets,Payam secrets,Boma secrets and family secrets.Am not a person that can be purchased.My personal income is the tripple to yours.How can a poor man purchase my mind?

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          • 29 June 2012 14:14, by Ruach

            They will kill people with them at night in Juba

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    • 29 June 2012 15:15, by katnyokarieu

      this dumb semi- educated General kuol Diem kuol ,primary 8 centificate holder,want to pls kuol manyang so that kuol manyang could give him some pocket ful money,we don,t know his position,whether Gen. In army or politician, he is hunting for money but he will go to hell.refugee from kordufan,u better go and help Abdalaziz helo.

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  • 29 June 2012 06:23, by Ayuiu Makuac Lam

    The collected 11000 illegal arms in one state is suprising message what about other state?

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  • 29 June 2012 06:28, by Gäär

    Good Job the people’s Army. and congratulations to Mighty Peter Gatdet Yaka for the job well done. You always do things without corruption unlike Nyagaats and traitors called Dinka of Bor whom we are told last week that they have stored amnutions and rifles totaling 1863 in Bor Town. Kuol and Cronies want to use them against other tribes but it will backfire.

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  • 29 June 2012 09:56, by petro mathou

    congratulation to the commander in-charge of disarment in jonglei state becoz the country south sudan needs those who shots using their minds not guns.let the people of jonglei bear in mind that shoting a human being or any other living thing is prohibited by law.

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    • 29 June 2012 11:22, by Loko El Pollo

      THIS SEASON IS THE MOST PEACEFULL SEASON IN HISTORY OF JONGLEI RAIDING PRACTICES,THANK TO SPLA FOR THE SHOOT KILL MANDATE AND THE BLOCKADE OF THE RAIDING ROUTES.NOW THE MURLE THIEVES ARE LEFT SPEECHLESS OF WHAT HAD HAPPENED TO THEIR ECONOMY OF DEATHS.

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      • 29 June 2012 18:27, by athoreyemodobong

        We are tired of you people always disturbing our peace when writing foolishly about false imaginary heroic achievements of your native kings on this web site.what we know so far is that you have already agreed among yourselves to call one another kings and crown kings forever/first&second class citizens. I don’t know what on earth is the cause of your constant quarrel via Internet?

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        • 29 June 2012 18:36, by Ruach

          Who crowned himself a king,1st class citizen,2nd class citizen here?
          Don’t point your fingers to all people,figure him/her out and I will help u

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  • 30 June 2012 13:33, by Fighter

    spla is now a failed army that will see it own downfall

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