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Last Two Detained Sudanese in Guantanamo to Arrive in Khartoum Wednesday

Khartoum – The last two detained Sudanese in Guantanamo Bay will arrive in Khartoum airport on Wednesday 18 December, 2013.
Foreign Minister Spokesperson, Abu Bakr Al-Siddiq said in press statements that the Sudanese detainees Mohammed Nour Osman and Ibrahim Osman Ibrahim who are the last Sudanese prisoners in Guantanamo Bay will be transported to Khartoum by an American Military Aircraft.
He added that the release of the Sudanese prisoners was according to the demand of Foreign Minister, Ali Karti when he met with his American counterpart, John Kerry last October.
Accordingly the special envoy of Guantanamo visited Khartoum last November and held several meetings with Foreign, Justice Ministries besides the NISS Chief where it was agreed to expedite the procedures of releasing the last two Sudanese prisoners in Guantanamo Bay.


By Hana Abdul Hai, 15/12/2013