Wau, 18th May 2018. The United Nations Mission in South Sudan or UNMISS has congratulated the Sudan Sudanese on the SPLA Day commended the SPLA for their struggle to achieve freedom.
Addressing hundreds of citizens in Wau on Wednesday, Sam Mamouri UNMISS representative noted the achievement made by the SPLA in liberating the South Sudanese.
He says the day is worth to celebrate
He says a commemoration of the SPLA day is to celebrate both sweet and bitter memories. He explained that sweet memories are those recalls on lives of those who died during war and the bitter one is that country is not at peace.
Mamouris notes that he was amazed to see some SPLA veteran joining the procession despite their physical status.
He encourages the leaders to work harder and put the national interest first to bring lasting peace.