Sudan People's Liberation Movement-in-Opposition

Sudan People's Liberation Movement-in-Opposition
Leader and Founder Riek Machar
Founded 2013
Headquarters Pagak, South Sudan
National Legislative Assembly
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The Sudan People's Liberation Movement-in-Opposition (SPLM-IO), also known as the anti-governmental forces (AGF) is a mainly Nuer South Sudanese political party and rebel group that split from the Sudan People's Liberation Movement with the South Sudanese Civil War.[1]

The party and militia is led by Riek Machar.[2][3]

See also


  1. Religion and African Civil Wars - Page 28, Niels Kastfelt
  2. "S. Sudanese army abandons positions in Jonglei: rebel spokesperson - Sudan Tribune: Plural news and views on Sudan". Sudan Tribune. Retrieved 2016-07-24.
  3. "South Sudan opposition head Riek Machar denies coup bid - BBC News". Retrieved 2016-07-24.
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