The Sudanese army said late Friday that it had sent emissaries to Saudi Arabia to discuss “details of a ceasefire in the process of being expanded” with its paramilitary foes.
Regular army chief Abdel Fattah al-Burhan supported a seven-day ceasefire announced by South Sudan on Wednesday, but on Friday morning the paramilitary Rapid Support Force said they would extend the ceasefire past three days under US-Saudi mediation. Were staying ,
Several ceasefires have been agreed upon since fighting between rival security forces began on April 15, but none have been respected.
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