Dr. Hamdouk receives Special Envoy of UN Secretary General


Dr. Hamdouk receives Special Envoy of UN Secretary General

Prime Minister, Dr. Abdalla Hamdouk received, Sunday, at his office, Special envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General for the Horn of Africa, Parfait Onanga-Anyangathat in the presence of the Foreign Ministry Undersecretary for Political Affairs, Ambassador, Elham Ibrahim.

The meeting focused on the situations in Abyei Area and the work of the joint mechanisms between Sudan and the Republic of South Sudan with the support of the United Nations Interim Force in Abyei (UNISFA).

The two sides affirmed the importance of reactivation of the agreed upon mechanisms and the positive relations between the two countries which help speeding up the work of the mechanisms to reach a settlement to the Issue of Abyei.

Dr. Hamdouk underlined that the bilateral relations between the countries of Sudan and South Sudan are witnessing remarkable progress during this period, especially after the Sudan Peace Agreement was concluded under the auspices of the sisterly State of South Sudan, which would help and facilitate work on various common files and issues.