South Sudan government and rebels sign ceasefire deal

By Reuters | Thu, 23 Jan 2014 23:43 PM

* Ceasefire to be implemented in 24 hours

* Legal process for Juba detainees to continue

* Pact calls for withdrawal of "allied forces"

By Aaron Maasho

ADDIS ABABA, Jan 23 (Reuters) - South Sudan's government and rebels signed a ceasefire on Thursday to end more than five weeks of fighting that divided Africa's newest nation and brought it to the brink of civil war.

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