Sudan’s factions sign constitutional declaration – Sudan unrest

Sudan’s military council and opposition coalition representatives initialled a constitutional declaration paving the way for a transitional government onSunday.

The two sides are due to put their final signatures on theconstitutional declaration on August 17, sources with knowledge ofthe negotiations told Reuters earlier on Sunday

According to the sources, the formation of a sovereign council, which will run the country during a three-year transitional period leading up to elections, will be announced on August 18.

A new prime minister will be named on August 20 and a cabinet on August 28.

Source: National News Agency