State Department News: Response to July 5 Agreement Announcement in Sudan
Washington (STL.News) – The US Department of State released the following statement:
The United States government welcomes the progress in negotiations which we hope will lead to the establishment of a civilian-led transitional government that is broadly acceptable to the Sudanese people. We commend the mediators from the African Union and Ethiopia for their ongoing efforts.
The agreement between the Forces for Freedom and Change and the Transitional Military Council to establish a sovereign council is an important step forward.