Russian foreign ministry describes Darfur referendum as an importance step towards durable peace and implementation of Doha agreement signed in 2011. At time the ministry stresses that national dialogue initiative adopted by Sudanese government on October 2015 will be reflected on freedoms and rights in Sudan. Moscow said in statement plays key political role for improving situation in Darfur. The Russian statement says that Darfur referendum result has surprised regional and intentional monitors who according to Moscow have not spotted out any violation. It notes that the referendum result in Darfur scored 98 percent favours the states option against single region.