Conflict in South Sudan - Dispatch Two

Embedded with government forces on the front line of South Sudan's civil war.

11 January 2014, 6:28pm

The town of Bor has already changed hands three times in South Sudan's three weeks of civil war, and whoever controls the strategically important state capital will have the upper hand in the long-awaited peace negotiations. VICE was invited to embed with South Sudanese government forces pushing north to retake Bor from the rebels, but the rebels were lying in wait for us along the road, waiting to strike back.

Previously: South Sudan Peace Talks Result in a Show of Force