In a press conference today at the Sudan News Agency (SUNA), a member of the Sovereignty Council, Mohammed al-Faki Suleiman, spoke about developments in the file of the dispute with Ethiopia, saying the following:
1- Al-Fashaqah is Sudanese, and we call on the Ethiopian side to withdraw from two points on the border.
2 – We are not carrying out this war on behalf of anyone, and these are pure lies.
3 – We have not made a decision to go to war, but we have the right to open up to the last border point inside the territory of Sudan.
4- We can fight a war, but the priority is a peaceful solution.
4- The decision to open up to the east was made with the approval of the Security and Defense Council, with its full membership.