Sudan and Turkey signed 12 agreements
- December 27, 2017
Sudan and Turkey signed 12 agreements to boost economic, military and cultural cooperation on Sunday in Khartoum.
The two sides also agreed to establish a joint Strategic Cooperation Council chaired by the Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and his visiting Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
During his joint press conference with his Sudanese counterpart, Omar Bashir, Erdogan said that the two countries intended to increase their bilateral trade links gradually to $10 billion a year from the current $500 million.
Turkey and Sudan also aim to finalize a military deal that would involve the armed forces of both countries.