South Sudan opposition on political deal
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South Sudan opposition on political deal

Angelina Teny says an earlier peace agreement in South Sudan needs to be "revived".

A senior member of Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-in-Opposition (SPLM-IO), Angelina Teny, has told BBC Hardtalk’s Zeinab Badawi that the group is “committed to a political settlement".

She is married to the former vice-president Riek Machar who is now in exile.

South Sudan’s civil war has caused more than 2.2 million people to flee their homes.

The country’s UN human rights commission has warned ethnic cleansing is taking place.

South Sudan's President, Salva Kiir, has denied this.

You can see the interview in full on Tuesday 10 January 2017 on BBC World News and the BBC News Channel and after on BBC iPlayer (UK only)

  • 10 Jan
  • From the section Africa