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East African Countries to Send Troops to South Sudan

East African countries have agreed to send troops to South Sudan, to help enforce a shaky cease-fire deal between government and rebel forces.The announcement came Thursday at a summit of the East African regional bloc IGAD (Intergovernmental Authority on Development) in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa.Reporter Marthe van der Wolf, who is covering the summit for VOA, says the troops will protect IGAD cease-fire monitors and could also be used to protect oil fields. She says they are not...

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