Egypt backs Sudan’s stability, Sisi tells sovereign council chief
MENA, , Friday 17 Jan 2020
El-Sisi spokes with the chairman of Sudan’s sovereign council, Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, on Thursday

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi underlined Egypt’s strategic stance supporting the security and stability of Sudan in a phone call with the head of the country’s sovereignty council on Thursday.

El-Sisi praised deeply-rooted historic ties with Sudan when he spoke toLieutenant General Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan.

Al-Burhan lauded Egypt’s efforts to cement cooperation between the two countries and maintain Sudan’s safety and stability, El-Sisi’s spokesman Bassam Radi said.

The pair also reviewed developments in regional issues of common interest, particularly the Libyan crisis and the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam talks, Radi added.