EU threatens to suspend Sudan financial support

AFP , Tuesday 26 Oct 2021

The European Union threatened Tuesday to suspend financial support for Sudan if the military does not immediately return the civilian government to power.

Abdel Fattah al-Burhan
Sudanese Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Burhan speaks during a press conference at the General Command of the Armed Forces in Khartoum, on October 26, 2021. AFP

"This attempt to undermine Sudan's transition to democracy is unacceptable. If the situation is not reversed immediately, there will be serious consequences for the EU's commitment, including its financial support," EU diplomatic chief Josep Borrell warned in a statement.

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