The talks are set to continue today with an extensive meeting that will see a review of the outcomes of previous talks and sets a time frame for implementation.
On Saturday, Lt . General Mohamed Farid, the Chief of Staff of the Egyptian Armed Forces, held talks on joint cooperation with his Sudanese counterpart and defense minister during his visit to Sudan.
Egyptian Armed Forces Speaker Tamer ElRefaie said, according to an official statement, Farid held discussions in Khartoum as he headed a top delegation comprising the major military divisions of the institution.
The talks moved implementation procedures to the results of a visit to Cairo last week by the president of the Sudanese Sovereign Council, Abdel-Fattah AlBurhan, where the leadership of both countries agreed on the need to accelerate the development of military cooperation areas between the two countries in order to strengthen their capacity to face threats to their regional security and mutual interests.
It was accompanied by a comprehensive meeting of Egyptian and Sudanese officials, examining the ongoing regional challenges and the means of expanding fields of existing military cooperation, as well as initiating new fields in line with the severity of current challenges and meeting the expectations of both countries.
In the coming period, they agreed to carry out multiple training exercises in all branches of the armed forces, intensifying cooperation in the fields of training and rehabilitation, and
The Egyptian Army chief of staff emphasized the doctrine of the armed forces in considering the military potential of Egypt as an advantage to Sudan, and so on.
He also met with the Ministry of Defense of Sudan, where the special relations between the two countries and their armed forces were addressed in order to establish the necessary conditions and environment to begin new aspects of mutual military cooperation.
The talks are scheduled to begin with an extensive meeting on Sunday that will review the results of previous talks and set a to do more training .