Aid agencies welcome South Sudan ceasefire

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A teenager displaced by recent violence washes clothes in a basin at the UNMISS compound, which has become a makeshift camp for Nuer people. UNHCR/K. McKinsey

A ceasefire between the South Sudan government and rebel forces, has been welcomed by United Nations aid agencies.

An agreement was made at peace talks in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa which aims to bring to an end weeks of conflict which has forced more than half a million people to flee their homes.

Daniel Dickinson reports.

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