Home | News    Sunday 16 February 2014

France, Sudan to hold joint political meeting in Paris

separation
increase
decrease
separation
separation

February 15, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A two-day joint committee meeting of political consultation between the foreign ministries of Sudan and France will start on Monday in Paris that will address several issues including bilateral relations and regional developments especially in Central African Republic (CAR).

JPEG - 47.8 kb
General director of the bilateral relations department at Sudan’s ministry of foreign affairs ambassador Abdel-Mahmoud Abdel-Halim

The Sudanese side is headed by the general director of the bilateral relations department at Sudan’s ministry of foreign affairs ambassador Abdel-Mahmoud Abdel-Halim.

Abdel Halim , in a statement to the Sudan News Agency (SUNA), said that the meetings which he described as important in terms of timing and content, will discuss at length the French -Sudanese relations and ways to enhance them.

"It will also address regional issues, especially the situation in the Central African Republic as well as other African issues along with tackling regional and international issues," the official told SUNA.

The Sudanese side requested from the French at the last meeting of the committee in Khartoum to play a role in resolving Sudan’s foreign debt issue in its capacity as the chairman of the Paris Club .

Sudan also renewed its request to join the International Francophone Organization as an observer.

The French side called for renewing the framework agreement between the two countries in the field of humanitarian organizations that will allow the financing of small projects in the health and humanitarian fields.

They also asked for expansion of humanitarian work outlets in needing states .

(ST)

Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the user losing their Sudan Tribune account with immediate effect.

- No inciting violence
- No inappropriate or offensive language
- No racism, tribalism or sectarianism
- No inappropriate or derogatory remarks
- No deviation from the topic of the article
- No advertising, spamming or links
- No incomprehensible comments

Due to the unprecedented amount of racist and offensive language on the site, Sudan Tribune tries to vet all comments on the site.

There is now also a limit of 400 words per comment. If you want to express yourself in more detail than this allows, please e-mail your comment as an article to comment@sudantribune.com

Kind regards,

The Sudan Tribune editorial team.

Comment on this article



The following ads are provided by Google. SudanTribune has no authority on it.


Sudan Tribune

Promote your Page too

Latest Comments & Analysis


South Sudan famine is a wake-up call to revive dead peace deal 2017-03-20 15:57:01 By Brian Adeba News that a famine has been declared in South Sudan is yet another stark reminder of the ever evolving nature of war-induced fragility in Africa’s newest country. As the world (...)

Africa’s next level of economic transformation 2017-03-20 05:57:00 By Jim Yong Kim The G20 finance ministers met last week in Germany to discuss critical challenges facing the global economy, from climate change to migration to humanitarian emergencies like the (...)

Mistake any armed opposition must not do 2017-03-20 05:51:57 By James Nguen South Sudan has been at war by itself since 15 of December 2013. This internal strife sent the new country to a new low and finally to a failed state status by all accounts. This (...)


MORE






Latest Press Releases


Statement by South Sudanese Communist Party on the National Dialoguel 2017-03-22 05:44:42 The Communist Party of South Sudan On the Initiative of the National Dialogue The initiative taken by the President of the Republic of South Sudan declaring a need for a national dialogue is an (...)

An Appeal to President of the Republic of South Sudan 2017-03-15 07:22:45 Dear. Mr. President, I write to appeal to you for the release of political detainees now in the custody of the National Security Service at Jebel and other detention facilities. In doing this, I (...)

Militias of Bashir’s Regime and the Proxy War (1) 2017-02-08 21:49:09 Sudan Democracy First Group Militias of Bashir’s Regime and the Proxy War (1) War in the Blue Nile: Militias in the hunt of refugees and displaced population Introduction Throughout its rule, (...)


MORE

Copyright © 2003-2017 SudanTribune - All rights reserved.