SUDANESE CHIEF OF JOINT ARMED FORCES STAFF MEETS UN PEACEKEEPING OPS OFFICIAL

KHARTOUM, — The Chief of Sudan’s Joint Armed Forces Staff, Lieutenant-General Emad-Eddin Mustafa Adawi, has met the visiting tepresentative of the United Nations Department of Peacekeeping Operations, Michael Kingsley.

He discussed with the UN official, who is visiting the country ahead of the expiry of the mandate of the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA), the situation in the area in order to forward proposals about it.

Gen Adawi asserted Sudan’s continuation of co-operation with UNISFA within the framework of its mandate, referring to understandings relevant to agreement between Sudan and State of South Sudan on Abyei and borders between the two countries.

Kingsley expressed appreciation over assistance provided by the Government of Sudan and the Armed Forces that helped UNISFA carry out its task.

Source: Nam News Network