US Treasury Minuchin calls on Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdouk

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Khartoum, Aug. 14 (SUNA)-The US Treasury Secretary Steven T. Minuchin has renewed his country;s support for the economic reform programme implemented by the civilian led government

A statement by the Treasury Department said Minuchin held a call on Thursday with Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdouk where the two sides discussed the negotiations on an agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and the need for good faith and political will among all parties to reach a final agreement.

The release said Secretary Minuchin expressed his appreciation for the constructive role Prime Minister Hamdouk has played in GERD negotiations.

It added that Sudan and the USA officials also discussed Sudan’s economic reform agenda and AML/CFT efforts, and Secretary Minuchin reiterated his support for the civilian-led transitional government’s commitment to respecting human rights, fighting corruption, and reforming Sudan’s economy.