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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

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New York, 28 December 2011 - Statement attibutable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on South Sudan

The Secretary-General is deeply concerned about tensions in South Sudan between Lou Nuer and Murle communities.

The Secretary-General commends the Government's efforts to calm the situation and ensure that vulnerable civilians are protected.

The Secretary-General calls on the leadership of both groups to cease violence and to work with the Government toward a long term solution to the root causes of the hostilities.