Gen. Dau Aturjong again? Aturjong send his Deputy Gen. Achuil Lual Achuil in Bahr el Ghazal to collect information from. SPLM-IO again

malong-dau2February 3, 2018, Remember this celebration when Gen. Dau Aturjong returns to Juba? Dinka cannot fight Dinka according to Gen. Achuil  Lual Achuil, but what changed now? SPLM-IO is being fooled again by Gen. Dau Aturjong. This time, he send his deputy Gen. Achuil Lual Achuil to pledged his allegiance to SPLM/A(IO) under the  leadership of Dr. Riek Machar Teny Dhurgon.

In 2014 shortly after the current civil war breaks out in South Sudan, General Dau Aturjong defeated to SPLM IO led by Dr. Riek Machar. However, it was well known that Gen. Dau Aturjong was working with the leadership of regime in Juba. A commitment made through community that if he will not attack Aweil, his salary will continue being paid despite the fact that he claims to be fighting with the regime.

The question now is, what do you think will change this time the same  Gen. Achuil Lual Achuil who is now claiming to defect to SPLM-IO again?

According to SPLM-IO sympathizers, the defectors  are received by Lt Gen Gabriel Duop Lam, SPLM/A((IO) Deputy Chief of General Staff for Operation, Maj. Gen. Achuil Lual Achuil quit Salva Kiir regime together with high ranking officers. Their names are as follows:

  1. Brig, John Akok Majok
  2. Brig Simon Deng Deng
  3. Brig Paulino Atak Anei
  4. Brig Robert Rol Lual
  5. Brig Zechariah Ngor Kuol
  6. Col Ding Bak Ding
  7. Col Arop Kuot Arop
  8. Col Mal Wany Tong
  9. Lt Col Mayuin Athian Akok
  10. Lt Col Lual Agok Lual
  11. Deng Majok Akuey.

Gen. Achuil Lual Achuil’s forces, made up of thousands of men and women in uniform, are currently at his GHQs in Northern Bahr el Ghazal Awiel.

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