Forces allied to Gen. Olony are now advancing toward Paloch, sources with clear understanding on the ground told Ramciel on Thursday.
On Wednesday, paramilitaries believe to be associated to Olony stormed Akoka county and closing west of the Paloh oil fields of Malut county in Upper Nile, according Shamergi News Agency.
SPLM/A-IO leadership in Juba denied involvement in such clashes.
News coming up from the ground in the Northern Upper Nile indicates that White Army join the fight and are marching toward Paloch and Renk.
Their objectives based on the report receive by Ramciel from a critical source with direct knowledge said,
– To stop the newly appointed Governor of UNS to come to the state capital- Malakal.
-To remove Riek from the IO leadership.
– To fight for regime, change under the slogan (Kiir must go) for peace to come.
As they have liberated and captured khor Adar and Tangrial near strategy oil field Paloch this afternoon after, they have seized Akoka and Binythiang yesterday evening.
There are currently no details of causalities. Eyes witnesses around the area of Malut County said thousands of civilians are fleeing toward Renk County.