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Advance Ceasefire Monitor Team Arrives In South Sudan

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February 02, 2014 AT 6:27 AM
An advance team of monitors sent by east African nations arrived in South Sudan on Sunday to set up a mission tasked with observing a shaky ceasefire agreed by government and rebel forces. The team's first task was to meet government officials and non-state organizations and conduct recces of possible areas for deployment, the regional IGAD grouping, which brokered the truce, said in a statement.