Skip to main content

Sudan: Peace Negotiations

Volume 476: debated on Thursday 22 May 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assessment he has made of the effects of recent actions by rebel groups in Khartoum on the viability of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement in Sudan; and if he will make a statement. (206024)

The Comprehensive Peace Agreement remains fully viable, and the parties are committed to its implementation. On 10 May Salva Kiir, the First Vice President of the Government of National Unity, President of South Sudan and the head of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement, condemned the rebel actions in Khartoum.