South Sudan rebel leader, Riek Machar
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S Sudan rebels committed to ceasefire, says Machar

South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar says he is still committed to a peace agreement signed on Friday, aimed at ending a five month conflict that has displaced 1.5 million people.

Speaking to Stephen Sackur on the BBC's HARDtalk programme, Mr Machar accused the government of breaking a ceasefire and attacking the rebels on multiple fronts.

Watch more clips at HARDtalk's website

You can see the full interview on BBC World News at 14:30 and 20:30 GMT on Monday 12 May and on the BBC News Channel on Tuesday 13 May at 00:30 and 04:30 BST.

  • 11 May 2014
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