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UN Calls for Immediate Aid Relief for South Sudan

The United Nations' top official in South Sudan has called for the immediate influx of emergency aid following the signing of a cease-fire agreement to end months of ethnic fighting.  On his Twitter account Saturday, Toby Lanzer said roads need to be opened for truck convoys and rivers need to be accessible for barges to deliver "emergency relief for people in need now."   President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar met face-to face Friday for the...

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