General Jamal Omar, Chairman of the Security and Defense Committee of the Transitional Military Council, received at his office at the Republican Palace today Mr. Nicholas Haysom, Special Advisor to the UN Secretary General. During the meeting, Omar gave him an enlightenment on the developments in the country since the armed forces sided with the people's choice until the constitutional document was initialed.
Omar send the invitation of the military council to the UN Secretary General through Mr. Nicholas to attend the official signing ceremony of the Constitutional Declaration on August 17, pointing out the importance of UN support to Sudan in the coming period.
For his part, Mr. Nicholas stressed the determination of the United Nations to support Sudan during the coming period, especially the following support for economic reform efforts.
He pointed out that the United Nations is now considering coordinating the efforts of all relevant agencies and funds to support the process of transition and economic reform in Sudan during the coming period.