Eritrean Delegation Met Chairman of TMC
Asmara, 17 May 2020 – Eritrea’s delegation composed of Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Presidential Adviser Yemane Gebreab met in Khartoum today President of Sovereign Council Let. Gen. Abdel-Fattah Al-Burhan and delivered letter from President Isaias Afwerki on bilateral and regional cooperation even as fight for COVID-19 continues.
Let. Gen. Abdel-Fattah Al-Burhan, Chairman of the Transitional Military Council of Sudan, welcomed Eritrea’s message which he described as one of the closest countries to Sudan.
President Al Burhan concurred that it was indeed necessary to take concrete steps to advance bilateral and regional cooperation.
Let. Gen. Abdel-Fattah Al-Burhan also briefed the delegation on developments in the Sudan.
Eritrea’s senior delegation met with First Vice President of the Sovereign Council, Mohammed Hamdan Deglo, and Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdock in Khartoum. The discussions focused on bilateral ties and regional cooperation.
The First VP expressed appreciation for President Isaias’ initiative to spur the partnership with Sudan and his efforts to promote regional cooperation. PM Hamdock for his part underlined the dividend of partnership and joint efforts of both countries for viable regional integration.