KHARTOUM - First Vice-President of the Transitional Sovereign Council GEN. Mohamed Hamdan Doglo and his accompanying delegation returned home this evening after a one-day official visit to Asmara.
He was received at Khartoum airport by a member of the Transitional Sovereignt Council Mohammed al-Faki Suleiman, as well as the Secretary General of the Sovereign Council, Major General Osama al-Siddiq Jadallah, and a number of state officials.
Minister of Culture and Information Faisal Mohammad Saleh said in a press statement that the visit of the delegation representing the Supreme Peace Council headed by General Mohamed Hamdan Doglo came to inform the Eritrean leadership on the progress of the government's preparations for the next round of negotiations in Juba on December 10.
The Minister said that the delegation held a lengthy meeting with Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki on bilateral relations between the two countries and the arrangements of the government and the Supreme Peace Council for the next round, which he said it will be the beginning of practical negotiations in various aspects
The Spokesman added that the Eritrean President affirmed his country's readiness to offer everything that would achieve peace in Sudan and stand with the Sudanese people in one trench based on the historical relations between the two countries and peoples.