UAE, Saudi Arabia provide $3 billion in assistance to Sudan
21 Apr 2019
A Sudanese protester flashes the victory sign during a rally in Khartoum. File / AFP
The UAE and Saudi Arabia have announced a joint initiative to support the brotherly people of Sudan. The initiative will see the delivery of $3 billion in assistance to Sudan.
The assistance bundle entails $500 million deposit into Sudan's central bank to strengthen the country's liquidity and monetary reserves. The remaining amount will be dedicated to support the people of Sudan, across food, medicines, and fuel derivatives.