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South Sudan President, Rebel Chief Reach Cease-Fire Deal

South Sudan's president and rebel leader have agreed to a cease-fire deal following growing international pressure to end months of ethnic fighting in the country. Mediators in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, say President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar met face-to face Friday for the first time since violence erupted five months ago, shaking hands and praying together. The mediators from the East African bloc IGAD say the two men promised to cease all hostilities. They say the men...

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