Engagement of regional countries “good thing” for South Sudan peace

The engagement of countries in eastern Africa in a process aimed at revitalizing the peace process and bringing an end to conflict in South Sudan is a "good thing" the head of global UN peacekeeping operations has said.

Jean-Pierre Lacroix, who is the UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, was speaking on Wednesday in the South Sudanese capital, Juba, following a meeting with the country's President Salva Kiir.

Daniel Dickinson reports from Juba.

Duration: 2'47?

Source: United Nations Radio

Engagement of regional countries “good thing” for South Sudan peace

The engagement of countries in eastern Africa in a process aimed at revitalizing the peace process and bringing an end to conflict in South Sudan is a "good thing" the head of global UN peacekeeping operations has said.

Jean-Pierre Lacroix, who is the UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, was speaking on Wednesday in the South Sudanese capital, Juba, following a meeting with the country's President Salva Kiir.

Daniel Dickinson reports from Juba.

Duration: 2'47?

Source: United Nations Radio