Official: South Sudan president may sign peace deal with his political rival

August 25, 2015 3:24 PM

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JUBA, South Sudan – A South Sudan spokesman says President Salva Kiir may sign a peace deal with rebels on Wednesday, more than a week after refusing to do so.

Ateny Wek Ateny said Tuesday that Kiir will first express "reservations" about the agreement with rebel leader Riek Machar at a summit with regional leaders in the capital, Juba.

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