|Wang Yi: national reconciliation and ethnic unity should be speedily achieved in South Sudan|
On September 27, 2014, Foreign Minister Wang Yi made a statement at the General Debate of the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly. He said that the two sides of the conflict in South Sudan should immediately effect a ceasefire, actively conduct political dialogue in the overall interests of the people in South Sudan, and, through the mediation of IGAD, work with all ethnic groups and parties in the country to speedily reach a fair and balanced solution and achieve national reconciliation and ethnic unity.
Wang Yi pointed out that South Sudan is the youngest member of the UN. The South Sudanese people deserve a life of hope and vitality instead of the devastation of conflicts and wars.