By: Al-Sammani Awadallah
Khartoum – Chairman of the Transitional Military Council (TMC), 1st Lt. Gen. (PSC) Abdul Fattah Al-Burhan Abdul-Rahman received in his office at the Republican Palace the Chinese ambassador, Mr. Ma xinmin in the framework of consolation between the two countries. The Chinese ambassador affirmed the ability of Sudanese to overcome the present difficulties.
The ambassador added in press statements that the meeting discussed the current political situation in Sudan and the efforts of the TMC in acquiring consensus over the transitional period.
Ma xinmin said that China lauds the role of the TMC in this stage especially in launching talks with all the political components to reach a national accord.
He affirmed that his country encourages all the Sudanese political parties to work jointly and to concentrate in its negotiation on improving the Sudanese economy to achieve the aspirations of the Sudanese people.
He expressed confidence on the Sudanese and their wisdom to overcome the present difficulties.
Meanwhile, the TMC Chairman received the Ethiopian ambassador in Sudan who reiterated his country’s support to the Sudanese people option and the steps taken by the TMC.
The ambassador said in press statements that Ethiopia is keen to follow up what is going in Sudan from its position as the chair of IGAD and considering Sudan as a sisterly neighour.
He added that the meeting discussed the recent AU summit held in Cairo on the situation in Sudan, and the support of the steps taken by the summit, expressing hope tht the AUPSC endorse the recommendation of the summit.