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Sudan: FM Gamar-Eddin promises agricultural, energy investments after Sudan-Israel deal is approved02:15

Sudan: FM Gamar-Eddin promises agricultural, energy investments after Sudan-Israel deal is approved

Sudan, Khartoum
October 24, 2020 at 01:37 GMT +00:00 · Published

Sudanese Foreign Minister Omer Gamar-Eddin commented on the deal formalising ties between Israel and Sudan earlier announced by US President Donald Trump, Khartoum, Friday.

"We are waiting for Sudan's democratic institutions - and among them the Sovereignty Council - to pass this agreement in order to translate it into normalisation, if this happens, God will, it means this is the step towards the normalisation of the relations," stressed Gamar-Eddin.

"There is a diplomatic work to be done, political and economic work as well, financial institutions and investment firms will invest in many projects regardless if it is in agriculture, energy, communications or other infrastructures in general. As it's known Israel is very advanced in many sectors, we will make sure to benefit from them," he added.

Sudan becomes the third Arab country after the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain that agreed to normalise ties with Israel.

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Sudanese Foreign Minister Omer Gamar-Eddin commented on the deal formalising ties between Israel and Sudan earlier announced by US President Donald Trump, Khartoum, Friday.

"We are waiting for Sudan's democratic institutions - and among them the Sovereignty Council - to pass this agreement in order to translate it into normalisation, if this happens, God will, it means this is the step towards the normalisation of the relations," stressed Gamar-Eddin.

"There is a diplomatic work to be done, political and economic work as well, financial institutions and investment firms will invest in many projects regardless if it is in agriculture, energy, communications or other infrastructures in general. As it's known Israel is very advanced in many sectors, we will make sure to benefit from them," he added.

Sudan becomes the third Arab country after the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain that agreed to normalise ties with Israel.

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