South Sudan: Press Releases


2017
01/17/17 Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield Travels to South Sudan and Ethiopia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2016
12/03/16 The United States Commends The Gambia on Peaceful Election;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/20/16 South Sudan's Support of Armed Sudanese Opposition Groups;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
09/14/16 The Sentry's Report on Corruption in South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
09/10/16 Concerns Regarding Intimidation of Civil Society Members in South Sudan;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
08/31/16 Child Soldiers - South Sudan;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
08/22/16 U.S. Humanitarian Assistance for South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/30/16 United States Condemns Continued Fighting in South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
07/17/16 United States Reassures Support to South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
07/10/16 South Sudan: United States Demands an Immediate End to Fighting in South Sudan;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/09/16 South Sudan: Outbreak of Fighting in Juba;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
06/10/16 United States Supports Full Implementation of the Peace Agreement in South Sudan;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
04/29/16 Joint Statement on South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/27/16 United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the People of South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/24/16 South Sudan: Failure of Government of South Sudan and Opposition to Form TGNU;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
04/22/16 Joint Statement on South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/11/16 South Sudan: U.S. Condemns Recent Attacks by SPLA;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
02/18/16 Statement of the High-Level Meeting of the JMEC Partners Group on South Sudan; Nairobi, Kenya
01/22/16 Joint Troika Statement Urging the South Sudanese Parties To Form the Transitional Government; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/21/16 United States Welcomes the Appointment of Deputy JMEC Chair to Support South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2015
12/22/15 United States Welcomes South Sudanese Leaders Commitment to Peace Agreement;  Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
11/25/15 Joint Statement on the South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/20/15 United States Welcomes the Appointment of President Mogae To Chair Oversight of the South Sudan Peace Agreement;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
10/08/15 Secretary Kerry's Meeting with South Sudanese Leaders; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/06/15 Joint Statement on South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/30/15 Release of the Report of the AU Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
09/22/15 U.S. Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the People of South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/01/15 South Sudan: United States Calls for Adherence to the Cease-fire;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
07/09/15 Statement on the South Sudan Conflict on the 4th Anniversary of its Independence;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
06/16/15 U.S. Pledges Additional Humanitarian Assistance for People Affected by the South Sudan Crisis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/02/15 Condemning Expulsion From South Sudan of UN Deputy Special Representative;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
05/20/15 Condemning Escalating Violence in South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/12/15 South Sudan: New Reports of Fighting in Northern State of Unity; Acting Deputy Department Spokesperson Jeff Rathke, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/05/15 South Sudan: United States Provides Support for Justice and Accountability; Acting Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/28/15  DipNote: On the Ground in South Sudan: Delivering Humanitarian and Food Assistance Against The Odds
03/06/15 South Sudan: Leaders Fail to Meet Deadline for Peace Deal;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/02/15 Secretary Kerry on South Sudan Negotiations;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
02/09/15 U.S. Pledges Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the South Sudan Crisis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/06/15 Joint Troika Statement on South Sudan's Leaders' Failure to Achieve Peace Agreement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/15 Joint Statement on South Sudan Peace Negotiations; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2014
10/03/14 Legislation Under Consideration by the Government of South Sudan;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
09/29/14 U.S. Pledges $83 million Additional Emergency Assistance for the People of South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/06/14 Attack Against Aid Workers in Maban County, Upper Nile State, South Sudan;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/25/14 Threat of Famine Looms in South Sudan;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/21/14 South Sudanese Rebels Attack the Northern Town of Nasir;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/09/14 Counselor Shannon and Special Envoy Booth To Attend IGAD Summit on South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/20/14 U.S. Pledges Additional Humanitarian Assistance to South Sudan; Washington, DC
05/09/14 U.S. Welcomes Agreement between President Kiir and Machar;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/06/14 Background Briefing on South Sudan; Via Teleconference
04/17/14 U.S. Condemns Attacks in South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/10/14 Meeting With South Sudanese Minister Awan Riak; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/25/14 Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the People of South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/14/14  Daily Press Briefing - March 14, 2014
03/10/14 Ambassador Booth Travels to Ethiopia in Support of South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/28/14  Daily Press Briefing - February 28, 2014
02/25/14 State Department Contributes an Initial $124.5 Million to the ICRC (Africa/South Sudan/C.A.R.); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/08/14 U.S. Concern About Violations of Cessation of Hostilities in South Sudan;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
01/23/14  Daily Press Briefing - January 23, 2014
01/23/14 Signing of the Cessation of Hostilities between the Government of South Sudan and the Opposition Forces;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/22/14  Daily Press Briefing - January 22, 2014
01/21/14  Daily Press Briefing - January 21 (C.A.R., South Sudan)
01/07/14  Daily Press Briefing - January 7, 2014
01/04/14 Beginning of Direct Talks on South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/03/14 Additional Humanitarian Assistance for South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/03/14  Daily Press Briefing - January 3, 2014
01/03/14 Drawdown of Diplomatic Personnel at the U.S. Embassy in Juba, South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC