Sudan says Eritrea's plot accusation "baseless"
20 Oct 04 - The government spokesman, Al-Zahawi Ibrahim Malik, has said
Eritrea's accusation of plotting to assassinate Eritrean President Aferwerki is
baseless and an attempt to provoke Sudan and distract it from its crucial
Al-Ra'y al-Amm that Sudan does not interfere in Eritrea's affairs, pointing out
that there are good ties between the two peoples . He further said the Eritrean
government is the one with agendas against Sudan and expressed his hope that
the Naivasha agreement and the dialogue with the [opposition] NDA [National
Democratic Alliance] would deal with all [outstanding] loopholes.
Eritrea's accusation was aimed at distracting the attention from its bad role
in the region. [Passage omitted]
al-Amm web site, Khartoum, in Arabic 19 Oct 04
Sudan denies Eritrea's
allegations on assasination attempt
and Sudan in war of words