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South Sudan conflict: Mediators positive after Kiir talks

African mediators say they have had "productive" talks with South Sudan's President Salva Kiir - and one of his main critics - as they try to stop days of clashes spreading.

At least 500 people are believed to have died since last weekend, when President Kiir accused his ex-deputy Riek Machar of a failed coup.

An estimated 34,000 people have taken refuge at United Nations compounds.

Moses Rono reports from Nairobi.

  • 20 Dec 2013
  • From the section Africa
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