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Monday, 15 January 2018

UNSC Discusses Cooperation Agreement between Khartoum and Juba

Khartoum – UN Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Nicholas Haysom has affirmed that the UNSC will discuss in the upcoming days the progress on the implementation of the Cooperation Agreement signed between Khartoum and Juba.
He added, after meeting with the Presidential Aide, Eng. Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid in Khartoum, that the UNSC will also discuss the renewal of UNSFA mandate in Abyei.
He affirmed that the UN hopes to see considerable progress in the peace process in Sudan in 2018 better than that of 2017, pointing out that he discussed the means of pushing forward the peace process in Sudan especially in regard to the AUHIP roadmap headed by Thabo Mbeki.
For his part, Presidential Aide, reiterated the government’s keenness to reach a peace agreement with the armed groups, adding that the delegation of the government is ready for any round of talks, pointing out to the efforts exerted by Sudan in regard to the implementation of the Cooperation Agreement between Sudan and South Sudan.