UN Documents for South Sudan: Security Council Press Statements

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20 December 2013 SC/11227 Expressing grave alarm at the security and humanitarian crisis in South Sudan, the Council strongly condemned the fighting and targeted violence against civilians and called on President Salva Kiir and former Vice President Riek Machar to call for a cessation of hostilities and begin a dialogue.
17 December 2013 SC/11221 This was on the outbreak of violence in South Sudan.
23 August 2013 SC/11103 This was a press statement condemning the violence in South Sudan’s Jonglei state.
21 December 2012 SC/10873 The Council issued a press statement deploring the shooting down of a UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) helicopter by the the Sudan People’s Liberation Army earlier that day.
9 January 2012 SC/10514 This press statement was on the inter-communal violence in Jonglei state in South Sudan.
3 March 2011 SC/10192 The Council released a press statement in response to violence in Abyei and Jonglei State.
6 January 2011 SC/10146 This was a Security Council press statement on southern Sudan referendum.