June 27, 2018 / 11:43 AM / 24 days ago

South Sudan sign peace agreement in Khartoum - Sudan foreign minister

KHARTOUM, June 27 (Reuters) - South Sudanese rival leaders signed a peace agreement in Khartoum on Wednesday under which a ceasefire would take hold after 72 hours, Sudan’s foreign minister said, although a rebel spokesman rejected other points.

The minister, Al-Dirdiri Mohamed Ahmed, said the agreement also included the opening of crossings for humanitarian aid, the freeing of prisoners and the formation of a provisional government after four months. (Reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz Writing by John Davison in Cairo Editing by Matthew Mpoke Bigg)

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