The Council of Ministers issues a statement

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The Council of Ministers issues a statement

The Council of Ministers has issued a statement on the ambush carried out by Ethiopian forces and militias against the Armed Forces inside the Sudanese territories, where it affirmed its support and standing beside the Armed Forces and the council trust in its capability to protect the Sudanese territories and repulse any aggression.

The statement pointed out that the council has continued to follow up closely the incidents in sisterly Ethiopia, indicating that Sudan has received thousands of Ethiopian refugees and provided them with aid despite its difficult economic situations.

The statement said on evening of Tuesday, December 15, 2020 our forces while returning from combing the area around Jabel Abu-Teyor inside our territories was subjected to an ambush by some Ethiopian forces and militias inside the Sudanese territories causing causalities and damages.