Khartoum again warns Juba against supporting Sudan’s JEM rebels

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Khartoum again warns Juba against supporting Sudan’s JEM rebels

Posted 2014-12-18 09:33:45

The director of Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS), Mohamed Atta, has reiterated warning to South Sudan against supporting and funding Sudanese rebels particularly the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM). Last week, Atta, threatened to pursue rebel groups inside the South Sudanese territory, adding they have endured enough Juba support to the Sudanese Revolutionary Front (SRF) rebels. He further said they will “pursue them anywhere”. Also, the Sudan’s foreign ministry spokesperson on Sunday said “the government has documented information” about this support and demanded that Juba swiftly implements the signed agreements, to stop harbouring and supporting the SRF rebels. Addressed a military parade that included 5,000 of NISS members on Wednesday, Atta repeated that Juba must refrain from harbouring Sudanese rebel groups and named in particular the JEM. He said that JEM forces are currently present in Khor Shamam and Daim Galad in North Ba ...