Gms: Khartoum, 27 March 2018 (SUNA)
The Chief of the Sudan Staffs, lt. Gen Dr Kamal Abdul Maroof, has commended the Sudanese Armed forces and their performance, saying this was the only force in the region that has never noted down a single defeat within it record books and that has never lost a war to its enemies.
The Chief of the Staffs said this was simply because the Sudanese army held strong to its principles and faith.
The Chief of Staff was addressing a meeting held in honor of the outgoing Chief of Staffs and his Assistants, Lt Gen Engineer Imad Elddin Mustafa Adawi and the outgoing members of his command.
The party thrown on the honor of the outgoing Chief of Staff and his crew was attended by the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, Field Marshal Omar Bashir, and President of the Republic, the Minister for Defense Awad Ibn Aouf, and the Minister of Interior and top leadership of the Armed Forces
He said the outcome of the work and dedication of the outgoing commanders was seen in the infrastructures of the armed forces and in the prevalence of peace and stability witnessed by the country
He cited the exemplary work carried out under the command of outgoing chief of staffs, Lt Gen Imad Elddin Adawi who along with his brothers in the command contributed in cementing the pillars of security and stability in the country, and that under their command Darfur was now free of any rebellion.
He also quoted his contributed at the regional and international levels and his role in cementing relations with opposite numbers in the region and beyond
Lt Gen Maroof has further pledged to continue the legacy of his predecessors.
The outgoing chief of staffs, Lt Gen Imad Elddin Adawi has meanwhile stressed that he was confident the banner was handed to a generation of leaders who grew under strict values and principles within the legacy of the armed forces.
He said he and his colleagues who handed over the banner to the new generations renew their commitment to serve their homeland whenever they receive a call to do so.
He thanked the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces and the President of the Republic for his trust in them to assume such a responsibility.
He added that any achievements scored were in fact thanks to the collective efforts and cooperation of the army leadership and affiliates