Igad divisions fuelling South Sudan crisis, says UN
Wednesday June 7 2017
Internally displaced persons wait to receive food rations at the UNMISS Protection of Civilian site in Bentiu, Unity State, on February 27, 2015. Unity State is one of the areas most affected by war and famine in South Sudan. PHOTO | AFP
The director of the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Mr José Graziano da Silva, says a fraction of the Igad leaders supported the government of President Salva Kiir, while another fraction was allied to the rebels under Dr Riek Machar.