Embassy Press Releases

The Truth about the Aborted Coup of Dr. Riek Machar and his group of the 15thDecember, 2013

On the 15thDecember, 2013, the government of the Republic of South Sudan aborted a coup de tat which started in the headquarters of the presidential guards (Al-Qiyada near the University of Juba).

Within hours fighting spread across the Capital, Juba, and in two days it engulfed the entire Greater Upper Nile Region.

Complete Document is Attached