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Sudan delays oil pipeline closure: Ethiopia



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Sudan delays oil pipeline closure: Ethiopia

Sudan delays oil pipeline closure: Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA (AFP) – Sudan will delay closing an economically vital pipeline carrying South Sudanese oil, the Ethiopian foreign ministry said on Friday.

"The Government of Sudan has agreed to postpone for at least two weeks the deadline by which it will shut down the pipelines carrying oil from landlocked South Sudan for export through Port Sudan," the foreign ministry in Addis Ababa said on its website.

The announcement follows a visit to Khartoum on Thursday by Ethiopian Foreign Minister Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, whose country chairs the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), an East African regional bloc.

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Comment from: john john [Visitor]
john john
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Why Can they both get along and move on?

07/27/13 @ 23:01


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