- 26/01/2022 22:01:45
- 17/01/2022 15:06:45
- 16/01/2022 17:50:35
- 12/01/2022 21:19:17
Khartoum, Nov, 20 (SUNA) - UNITAMS has welcomed today’s initial announcement of an agreement between Gen. Abdel Fatah al-Burhan and Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok to reach consensus on resolving the constitutional and political crisis that was threatening the stability of the country. The UNITAMS stressed in a press statement the need to protect the constitutional order to safeguard the basic freedoms of political action, freedom of speech and peaceful assembly.
It said the transition partners will need to urgently address unresolved issues to complete the political transition in an inclusive manner, with respect for human rights and the rule of law.
The UNITAMS called on all parties to the political process in Sudan to include the voices of the youth to address the demands of the Sudanese people, women’s meaningful participation and the advancement of their hard-earned rights and role in the democratic transition must be maintained.
It regretted the loss of so many Sudanese lives over the last weeks and stressed the need for transparent investigations and accountability to ensure justice for the lives of these victims.
The mission expected that all those arrested on or after 25 October will be released immediately as a first gesture to implement this agreement.
Their concerns must be addressed in a way that guarantees the achievement of the goals of the Sudanese revolution: freedom, peace, and justice, it added.
The UNITAMS urged all Sudanese stakeholders to engage constructively and in good faith to restore the constitutional order and transition. The statement said “UNITAMS remains ready to provide the necessary support during the transition process towards the success of an inclusive transition and the realization of the aspirations of the Sudanese people for peace, inclusive development and democracy”.