US Secretary of State to Develop Relations with Sudan

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The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed readiness to work with Sudan’s top diplomat to promote bilateral relations.

Sudan’s Foreign Minister El-Dirdeiry Mohamed Ahmed  has received on Monday a written message from the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

The Foreign Ministry spokesperson Gareeb Allah Al-Khidir said in press release that Pompeo’s message comes in response to a Foreign Minister’s letter in which he congratulated him for assuming his post as US Secretary of State.

According to the press release the US Secretary of State praised the positive results that have been achieved in  the five-track engagement plan between the two countries particularity regarding counter-terrorism efforts, regional security and humanitarian access.

He also expressed the US Secretary of  State interest to enhance bilateral cooperation between the two countries in the various fields.

El-Dirdeiry expressed Sudan’s keenness to enhance bilateral cooperation and coordination on all issues, particularly regional peace and security.

It also stressed Sudan’s determination to support and assist the warring parties in South Sudan to sign a peace document that restores security and stability in the neighboring country.