Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Sudan, 9 March 2020

The Secretary-General strongly condemns the attack today in Khartoum on the convoy of the Prime Minister of the Sudan, H.E. Abdalla Hamdok.

The Secretary-General reiterates that such attacks are unacceptable and calls for the perpetrators to be held accountable.

The Secretary-General reaffirms the solidarity and unwavering support of the United Nations to the Sudan.

Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General

9 March 2020