South Sudan rejects extra UN troops for Juba, says will not cooperate
Denis Dumov, Reuters, Aug 12 2016
JUBA – South Sudan will not accept a 4,000-member UN protection force to ensure peace in its capital Juba and will not to cooperate with the world body, a spokesman for President Salva Kiir said on Friday after the UNSC authorized the troops. Kiir’s spokesman Ateny Wek Ateny told Reuters:
That is very unfortunate and we are not going to ‘cooperate’ on that because we will not allow our country to be taken over by the UN.
Kiir spox Ateny Wek Ateny told Reuters:
Any force that will be called Juba Protection force will not be accepted.