Bakri Meets Sudan Ambassador to USA

First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, 1st Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh has underscored Sudan keenness to develop its relations with the United States.
This came when the First Vice-President met Tuesday with Sudan Ambassador to US, 1st Lt. Gen. Mohamed Atta Al-Maula prior to leave to assume mission.

The meeting reviewed development of Sudanese-American relations and the tangible progress made in recent years following revocation of US sanctions against the Country as well as arrangements made for beginning the second phase of engagement between the two countries to pave way for lifting Sudan name from list of state sponsors of terrorism.

The First Vice-President directed the Ambassador to go ahead in normalization of relations between Khartoum and Washington.