Turkish President Abdullah Gül announced last Thursday the approval of a law
that opens the way for a military pact with Sudan, which would include training
and technological cooperation, according to a report in the Turkish paper
This follows a visit to Turkey by Sudan’s Defense Minister
Abdel-Rahim Mohamed Hussein in May 2011 to finalize the deal, which includes
provisions on the transfer of military technology between the two countries,
according to a report in Saturday’s Sudan Tribune.