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Ban: South Sudan Rebel Chief Agrees to Attend Peace Talks

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says the leader of South Sudanese rebels has agreed to attend peace talks in Addis Ababa.Speaking in South Sudan's capital, Juba, on Tuesday, Mr. Ban stopped short of saying Riek Machar will meet with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir, who told reporters that he is ready to meet with Machar in the Ethiopian capital.Mr. Ban said Machar cautioned he might not make it to Addis by Friday, the projected date for the meeting, because of his remote...

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