President of the Republic Field Marshal Omer Al Bashir and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni
have discussed progress of South Sudan peace talks and completion of the reconciliation agreement between the parties to the conflict there, which was initialed by the parties in Khartoum last month.
The two presidents discussed during their meeting in Beijing yesterday on the sidelines of the Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) bilateral relations between the two countries and efforts for realizing peace in the Horn of Africa.
The meeting also tackled preparations for convening IGAD summit for signing the final peace agreement of South Sudan.
The two presidents also tackled the efforts which were started by Sudan by holding the first direct meeting between the parties to the conflict in Central Africa Republic.
Meanwhile, President Al Bashir also met in Beijing yesterday Rwandan President Paul Kagame, the current Chairman of the African Union, and briefed him on the encouraging start of the negotiations between the parties to the conflict in Central Africa Republic in Khartoum last week.
The meeting tackled possibility of participation of the AU in the negotiations later on.
The two Presidents also reviewed arrangements for the final signing of the peace and reconciliation agreement of South Sudan.