Today, a US congressional delegation begins its three-day visit to Sudan. The party aims to improve relations and exchange ideas on common political, economic and security interests. Topping the agenda of Sudanese Prime Minister Bakri Hassan Salih will be overturning his country’s status as a state that sponsors terrorism. Included on America’s infamous list since
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