Prime Minister hails the efforts of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

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Prime Minister hails the efforts of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

The First Vice-President of the Republic,prime minister,first lieut,Gen Bakri Hassan Saleh praised the efforts of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in the Sudan and praised the role played by the Sudanese Red Crescent Society through its branches throughout the country.This came during a meeting on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in the office of the Cabinet with Mr. Haj Asay al-Amin the Secretary-General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, in the presence of Mr. Tariq Tawfiq, Minister of State and Prime Minister of the Sudanese Red Crescent Society. Othman Jafar.

The Secretary-General of the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said in a press statement that his visit to the country comes within the framework of supporting and developing the partnership between the Union and the Sudanese Red Crescent Society, indicating that the meeting discussed ways of developing the work between the Union and the Society in the areas of relief and support and support for those affected.

On the other hand, Osman Jaffar, Secretary General of the Sudanese Red Crescent Society, said that the Federation includes more than (192) national associations, pointing out that his visit to the country is of great importance considering that the Sudan hosts large numbers of refugees and displaced persons, noting that the meeting touched on the need to continue the efforts of the Union to provide support to the needy, Its geographical location in the region receives large numbers of displaced persons and refugees as a result of wars and conflicts.