All Media Coverage of #FreePeterBiar

In addition to the outpouring of support from friends, family, colleagues, and former classmates, the news media shares its take on the situation surrounding Peter Biar Ajak's detention in the Blue House in Juba. 

We will update this list each day with more stories.


Public figures who have made statements:

  • US Senator Bob Menendez
  • US Senator Cory Booker
  • US Senator Chris Coons
  • US Senator Bob Casey
  • Samantha Power, Former US Ambassador to the UN
  • Netsanet D. Belay, Africa Director, Research and Advocacy, Amnesty International 
  • Jake Wood, CEO, Team Rubicon
  • Maxime Eristavi
  • Delaware State Senator Anthony Delcollo
  • Jeffery Guterman
  • Chris Trott, UK Special Rep for Sudan & South Sudan 
  • Jeff Gammage, Philadelphia Inquirer
  • Julie Gichuru
  • Frank Schwabe
  • Damon M. Wilson
Aaron Spence