Al-Burhan Meets Arab Parliament Delegation


Chairman of Transitional Military Council (TMC), Lt. Gen. Abdul-Fattah Al-Burhan met Monday with Arab Parliament delegation.

The delegation chaired by the parliament’s speaker, Dr. Meshaal Fahim Al-Salami, and members representing a number of Arab countries.

During the meeting,  Al-Burhan briefed the delegation on the developments and the situation in Sudan after the agreement that reached between the TMC and the Forces of Freedom and Change (FFC) recently.

The meeting took place at the Republican Palace in the presence of the caretaker Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Omar Dahab.

Meanwhile, the Arab Parliament Speaker said in a press statement that the visit has come in the context of Arab parliament solidarity with Sudan’s leadership and its people and aimed to blessings the agreement between the TMC and FFC.

AL Salami assured that the Arab parliament will press ahead in the plan of action it had started previously in support of Sudan, calling on the U.S. Administration and the Congress to lift Sudan’s name from the list of countries sponsoring terrorism.

Following the meeting, Ambassador Dahab received the visiting Chairman of the Arab Parliament, Dr. Mishaal bin Fahad Al-Salami, and the accompanying delegation in his office.

Ambassador Dahab has welcomed the delegation’s visit when the country is surpassing an important stage in its political and social history.

For his part, Dr. Al-Salami said that Sudan is a country of great contributions at the Arab and regional levels and playing an effective role in the keeping of security and peace in Africa.

He affirmed the Arab Parliament’s support to the Sudanese people’s will, affirming the parliament’s confidence on the ability of Sudan to achieve progress and to confront the challenges.

He pledged to cooperate and coordinate with the Sudanese parliament in the coming period.