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US, allies call on Sudan to stop political detentions: Statement

ANI News | 11/02/2022 08:03 AM | Click to read full article

A group of Western countries and entities, including the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, and the European Union, expressed concern over the recent political arrests in Sudan and called on the authorities to stop such practices in a joint statement.

"The Troika, Canada, Switzerland, and the European Union are alarmed by the February 9 arrests and detentions of several high-profile political figures," the statement said on Thursday.