Ghandour: Holding of Consultative meeting between AU and IGAD will boost cooperation among Horn of Africa Countries

Foreign Minister , Professor Ibrahim Ghandour has underscored that the consultative meetng between the AU and IGAD , being hosted by Sudan, would boost cooperation among the Horn of Africa countries in strategic issues and challenges the region is f acing .
This came his address before the opening sitting of the Consultative Meeting between AU and IGAD on Horn of Africa in the Friendship Hall in Khartoum.
The gathering is organized by AU by support from Germany with participationof a number of diplomatic corps accredited Khartoum and experts and politicians who hailed from the Horn of Africa region as well as international participation.
Professor Ghandour said the convocation of this meeting in Sudan in this timing asserts Sudan’s regional and international standing , indicating that Sudan is a key partner in achievement of regional and international peace and security.