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EU urges Sudan army to carry out 'swift' handover to civilian rule

AFP  |  Brussels 

EU has urged to quickly handover power to a civilian government, noting the determination of the Sudanese people for change.

"Only a credible and inclusive political process can meet the aspirations of the Sudanese people and lead to the political and economic reforms the country needs," Mogherini said in a statement on Thursday.

"That can only be achieved through a swift handover to a civilian transitional government," she added, hours after veteran was ousted from office.

Mogherini, who speaks for the EU's 28 member states, also reiterated a plea by the that "a military council does not provide the answers and breaches the principles" of the Ethiopia-based union's charter.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Fri, April 12 2019. 04:40 IST
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