Wed 31 May 2023 9:49 pm - Jerusalem Time
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs: The evacuation of the last group of our citizens in Sudan
The Political Adviser to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, Ambassador Dr. Ahmed Al-Deek, said, "A new batch of our people who were in Sudan arrived this evening, at the Arqin crossing on the Egyptian-Sudanese border, and they number 11 citizens, and they will be transferred directly to the Rafah crossing and from there to their families and relatives in Gaza strip".
Ambassador Al-Deek added, in a statement, this evening, Wednesday, that "this is the last group that is able to travel through the Arqin crossing towards the Gaza Strip, and that any citizen who wishes to leave Sudan must go to Port Sudan, and make reservations on the plane towards Jeddah, and from there to the airport." Cairo International Airport only and at his personal expense.
He said: "The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates announced the completion of the evacuation of groups and securing their arrival to their families back home, while the Ministry continues to work to secure the remaining members of our community who hold Syrian documents to Syria, who are 40 citizens, after 3 groups of them were transferred."
Ambassador Al-Deek affirmed that the Crisis Cell in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Embassy of the State of Palestine in Sudan continues to follow up the conditions of our people who decided to stay in Sudan, and provides them with any help or assistance, to ensure their safety, livelihood and conditions, including medical students who are about to graduate.