Abu Dhabi Crown Prince confirms UAE’s Solidarity with Sudan

Security personnel stand near a car damaged after an explosion targeting the motorcade of Sudan's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok near the Kober Bridge in Khartoum, Sudan March 9, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdalla

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces; has telephoned Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok to inquire about his health after surviving an assassination attempt in Khartoum.

During the call, Sheikh Mohamed expressed the UAE’s firm rejection of any attempt to undermine the security and stability of Sudan, and reiterated his support and solidarity with the Sudanese people.

Hamdok thanked Sheikh Mohamed and praised the UAE’s continued support for Sudan and its people.

He also emphasized the deep-rooted brotherly ties between the two countries.