Sudan’s Transitional Military Council Leader Arrives in Eritrea




Sudan’s Transitional Military Council Leader Arrives in Eritrea







The Chairman of Sudan’s Transitional Military Council (TMC), Lt. Gen. Abdul-Fattah Al-Burhan, arrived in Asmara in mid-morning hours today for working visit to #Eritrea. Delegation was accorded warm welcome by President Isaias Afwerki on arrival at Asmara’s International Airport.





President Isaias Afwerki met & held extensive discussions with TMC Chairman, Lt. Gen. Abdul-Fattah Al-Burhan, and his delegation at State House today. President Isaias reiterated Eritrea’s support to the popular Sudanese uprising.




President Isaias applauded Sudan’s Armed Forces for its pivotal role in taking sides with the population at a crucial moment thereby enabling the country to return from the edge of a precipice.





President Isaias further underlined the need for all Sudanese political forces and the population at large to participate in the sensitive transition phase that the Sudan is embarking on.





Lt. General Abdul-Fattah Al-Burhan, for his part, expressed his profound appreciation of Eritrea’s position on the Sudanese situation. This is “part & parcel of Eritrea’s constructive stance in the past & reflects the historic & close ties of the two countries, the General stated.



Source: Eritrea Minister of Information @hawelti