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Sudan took over the presidency of the Mine Ban Treaty

Sudan took over the presidency of the Ottawa convention on the use of mines on a conference held in Oslo, Norway from the 25th to the 29th of November 2019.

The Sudanese minister of Defense, Jamal al Din Omar was heading the Sudanese delegation at the conference in Oslo. The conference was addressed by Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abdul Aziz Abdullah, who received the presidency from Norway and thanked Norway for hosting the meeting. From the Norwegian side, the conference was headed by the Norwegian Minister of Foreign affairs, Ine Marie Eriksen Søreide.