JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN (6TH JANUARY 2014) – Lieutenant General Malual Ayom Dor, the SPLA Deputy Chief of Staff for Administration and the General in Charge of Operation in Bor theatre of military operations is alive and well.

Speaking to New Sudan Vision’s Deng Dekuek from the front lines at the outskirts of Bor town he said that he was well and uninjured in the ambush that resulted in the death of Brigadier General Abraham Jongroor and wounding of Brigadier General Kuol Malith. He said the reports by Sudan Tribune were “lies and propaganda” and he will be seeking to address the matter soon.

National Courier has verified also from senior military and government officials that indeed General Malual is alive.