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In South Sudan, the fighting that began in December continues between groups loyal to two powerful rivals: President Salva Kiir and Riek Machar, his former vice president. Renee Montagne talks to Tufts University professor and South Sudan expert, Alex de Waal, about the roots of the conflict.
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