Norway and Britain Issue Joint Statement about the Lifting of American Sanctions on Sudan

Gms: Khartoum, October 10 (SUNA)

Norway and the United Kingdom have congratulated the government of Sudan on the lifting of US economic sanctions in appreciation of the efforts of Sudan in various fields, including the stoppage of fighting, the improvement in accessof humanitarian aid to the needy people and the cooperation with the international community in combating terrorism.

In a joint communiqué, Norway and the United Kingdom have described the decision lifting sanctions as historic and paving the way for further economic development in favor of the Sudanese people.
The two countries also described the decision as an important event for Sudan to resume its communication with the international community, indicating that there are still challenges facing Sudan.


Commissioner Madame MayadaSuar Al-Dahab said that Khartoum state is launching a new initiative and adopting new methods to fight drug circulation and trafficking in the state next year. The commissioner described the drug as a threat to the national security. She called for the mobilization of all the parties in the battle againstdrug.

The former first vice president Ali Osman Mohammad Taha

The former first vice president Ali Osman Mohammad Taha stressed the importance of the discussion of all the intellectual issues concerning the youths.

The first vice president the PM Bakri Hassan Saleh launched the youth week organized by the youth union in the Red Sea.

Gms: Khartoum, 9 Dec. 2017 (SUNA)

The meeting of the Council of the Minister of Minerals Wednesday recommended development of an investment geological map for the precious and semi-precious stones in the country besides establishment of three laboratories to inspect, cut and form precious stones.

The First Vice President the (PM) Bakri Hassan Saleh willhonor next Sunday the tenth of December the closing session of the third copy of the Afrabia prize which is organized by the Arab-African council.