Minister of Defense Affirms Importance of Security cooperation with Ethiopia

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Khartoum, Jan. 20 (SUNA) – The Minister of Defense, Lt.Gen. Jamal Omar, has underlined the eternal Sudanese-Ethiopian relations, stressing the importance of the mutual cooperation to make utmost use of the resources in the two countries for the common intrests of the peoples in  the two countries.

This came during his meeting Monday in his office at the Ministry of Defense with the Ethiopian Ambassador to Sudan,Jarso Shiferaw.

The Ambassador affirmed the importance of making use of the region's local Markets in the products' marketing.

The meeting discussed the issue of cross border cooperation between the two countries and ways of achieving security for the citizens of the two countries and speeding up the formation the Sudanese - Ethiopian joint forces and the necessity of continuing meetings of the border teams to coordinate security efforts.      

The ambassador said his country is committed to supporting the Sudan politically toward securing internal political stability inside and at the international level to remove Sudan's name from the list of states sponsoring  internatinal terrorism .

He thanked Sudan for the continuous cooperation with Ethiopia in solving the bordes problems, suggesting that the economic integration can be a a means for resolving problems.

He called for strengthening the work of the joint border committees through security coordination between the defense ministries of the two countries.