Axar.az
UP
27 May 2020


Egypt’s al-Sisi receives letter from Sudan army council

Home page World
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday received a letter from Abdel Fattah Burhan, head of Sudan's ruling Military Transitional Council (MTC), on the eve of a planned Cairo-hosted summit on Sudan.

Axar.az reports citing Turkish media.

Al-Sisi was given the letter by Abu Bakr Demblab, head of Sudan’s National Security and Intelligence Service, at a Monday meeting in Cairo also attended by Egyptian intelligence chief Abbas Kamel.

According to a subsequent statement released by al-Sisi’s office, Burhan’s letter included “a briefing on the latest developments in Sudan and an appeal to Egypt to continue its support for Sudan’s security and stability”.

In the same statement, al-Sisi voiced Egypt’s “readiness to provide all means of support to Sudan”.

The statement did not provide any details regarding the duration or itinerary of Demblab's visit to the Egyptian capital.

On April 11, the Sudanese army announced the ouster of President Omar al-Bashir, who had ruled Sudan since 1989, following months of protests against his rule.

The MTC is now overseeing a two-year “transitional period” during which it has promised to hold presidential elections.

A former defense minister, al-Sisi came to power on the back of a 2013 military coup against Egypt’s first-ever democratically-elected leader, Mohamed Morsi.

Date
2019.04.22 / 23:58
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

Turkish president speaks with Algerian, Indonesian leaders

New York reports lowest daily coronavirus deaths

Bill Gates' special coronavirus vaccine

Italian FM: "We're working on reopening EU tourism June 15"

Montenegro border opening sparks row with Serbia

Afghanistan to free 900 Taliban, urges ceasefire extension

Europe is preparing for the 2nd wave - Sefcovic

Senior ISIS commander was killed

Former Turkish Chief of General staff passed away

Bomb attack: Police chief killed

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla