Taban Deng  in Bor as a head of committe to reconcile Bor and Murle communities of Jonglei state

Juba– Taban Deng Gai has flown to Bor this morning with security delegations to mediate between the rival community of Murle and Bor.

Taban Deng Gai was appointed last week to head the committee which was tasked to mediate between the rival communities in  Jonglei state.
Clashes have been going on between two groups for the last two weeks, a group of armed youth from Bor community with help of SPLA  division 8 launched a fresh attack against Murle community, a pierce battles were fought which inflicted huge  casualties on both sides and displaced many more from their homes. 

In last week council of ministers meeting,  information minister Michael Makuei fell out with Kiir after they exchanged  irresponsible statements about the ongoing killing between the two communities.

Makuei was accused to have been behind the armament of Bor youth to attack Murle community and destabilize their area.

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