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Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by U.S. Ambassador to South Sudan Michael J. Adler on Behalf of the Troika at the International Day of Peace

  September 21, 2023 Your Excellency Mr. First Vice President, Dr. Riek Machar Teny, Lord Bishop, Representative of the Islamic Council, Honorable Ministers, all protocols observed. I note that the 2023 theme for the International Day of Peace in South Sudan is “Me and You for Peace in South Sudan.” Building a culture of peace ... Read More»

A Call for Partnership in Addressing Humanitarian Need in South Sudan

  The Embassies of Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the Delegation of the European Union reaffirm their support for the South Sudanese people.  In the face of worsening humanitarian crisis, the international community has provided more than $1 billion in humanitarian assistance in South Sudan this ... Read More»

Statement by the U.S. Embassy on the Ambassador’s Visit to Wedweil Resettlement Site

Yesterday Ambassador Michael J. Adler visited the Wedweil Resettlement Site, the main receiving site for refugees from Sudan.   He was joined by Embassy personnel as well as by a visitor from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration.  The Ambassador met with representatives of the refugee and host communities, as well ... Read More»

Remarks by U.S. Ambassador to South Sudan Michael J. Adler on Behalf of the Troika at the Inaugural National Economic Conference

    September 4, 2023 I appreciate the opportunity to address you today on behalf of the troika. Twelve years after independence, and 18 years after the Comprehensive Peace Agreement, the South Sudanese people have yet to see the prosperity they anticipated would follow. Such prosperity can only come from economic growth of the type ... Read More»

Joint Statement on Christopher Allen by the Embassies of the United States of America and of the United Kingdom in Juba, South Sudan

  This week we will mark the sixth anniversary of the death of Christopher Allen, a dual American-British citizen who was killed on August 26, 2017, while working as a journalist covering clashes between the Sudan People’s Liberation Army (SPLA) and the Sudan People’s Liberation Army-in Opposition (SPLA-IO).  On this solemn anniversary, the U.S. and ... Read More»