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Egypt, Sudan Relations at a New Low Following Erdogan’s Visit

Egypt Sudan relation suffers a new low following Turkey President visits
Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir presents Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with his country’s highest medal during a ceremony in Khartoum. (AP)

BY ASSOCIATED PRESS

Egypt’s pro-government media on Thursday vilified neighboring Sudan over its expanding ties with Turkey and Qatar, saying the three are conspiring against Egypt.

While the government has publicly remained silent, Egyptian media seized on a visit to Sudan earlier this week by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a meeting in Khartoum between the chiefs of staff of Sudan, Turkey and Qatar, and renewed efforts by Khartoum to revive a longtime border dispute with Egypt. Continue reading Egypt, Sudan Relations at a New Low Following Erdogan’s Visit