United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon applauded Eritrea’s “contribution to peace and stability in Sudan.” The Secretary General said, Eritrea is an important regional actor and its role for peace in Sudan has been significant. He mentioned Eritrea’s facilitation of the East Sudan Peace Agreement and Eritrea’s role in the Darfur peace process.
The UN Secretary General made his remarks when he met Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki in Juba on Friday. He thanked Isaias for his presence in Juba for the independence celebrations of South Sudan and requested Eritrea to continue its support for South Sudan. Continue reading UN Secretary Ban Ki-Moon Applauds Eritrea’s Role in Sudan