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South Sudan's 7th Anniversary Overshadowed by Rejected Peace Plan

The seventh anniversary of South Sudan’s independence Monday was overshadowed by the latest setback in peace talks to end the country’s civil war. Rebel groups rejected a proposed power-sharing agreement, just hours after the government announced the deal had been accepted by both sides.  President Salva Kiir and his opponents have been unable to negotiate a lasting peace agreement despite heavy pressure from South Sudan’s neighbors and the “troika” countries of the United States,...

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