Current Date:

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

AL Chief Emphasizes the Importance of International Support to Sudan’s Security

Khartoum - Arab League Chief, Ahmed Aboul-Gheit received in his office the US Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan, Ambassador Donald Booth

For his part Arab League Spokesperson, Minister Plenipotentiary, Mahmoud Afeefi stated that Aboul-Gheit was keen to affirm, during the meeting, the importance of international community support to the efforts in preserving Sudan’s security and stability, especially after the conclusion of National Dialogue session participated by the Sudanese parties, along with providing the necessary support to development process in Sudan to contribute in improving the humanitarian situation for the Sudan people.
He added that the meeting discussed the situations in South Sudan, as the US Special Envoy briefed the AL Chief on the results of the contacts he conducted recently with South Sudan rivals within the endeavours to contain the current crisis and to ensure the implementation of the peace deal signed on August 2015 to the letter.
The Arab League Chief emphasized the importance of achieving stability in Sudan to avoid any negative consequences internally and regionally considering that South Sudan State is a neighbouring country to the Arab area.