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Announcement of a Special Envoy for Sudan

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE FEBRUARY 26, 2024 Today I am announcing the appointment of Tom Perriello as U.S. Special Envoy for Sudan. In this role, Special Envoy Perriello will coordinate the U.S. policy on Sudan and advance our efforts to end the hostilities, secure unhindered humanitarian access, and support the Sudanese people as they seek to fulfill their aspirations for ... Read More»

U.S. Ambassador John T. Godfrey has concluded his tenure as the first American Ambassador to Sudan in a quarter century

U.S. Ambassador John T. Godfrey has concluded his tenure as the first American Ambassador to Sudan in a quarter century.     In a Town Hall meeting on Thursday, Ambassador Godfrey thanked the Mission Sudan staff.  “I am deeply proud of the unflinching determination of Mission Sudan’s staff in supporting the safe evacuation of Americans and citizens ... Read More»

Assistant Secretary Phee Engages on Sudan in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Assistant Secretary Phee Engages on Sudan in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 02/21/2024 04:45 PM EST Office of the Spokesperson During her recent travel to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in connection with the African Union Summit, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Molly Phee, accompanied by USAID Assistant Administrator for Africa Monde Muyangwa, Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Mike Hammer and Ambassador to Sudan John ... Read More»

U.S. Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Ambassador Mike Hammer Remarks for IGAD Summit on Ethiopia-Somalia and Sudan

               U.S. Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Ambassador Mike Hammer Remarks for IGAD Summit on Ethiopia-Somalia and Sudan As delivered January 18, 2024     Good afternoon, I bring greetings from President Biden and Secretary Blinken. We thank you for again inviting the United States to address this ... Read More»

The Extension of an Agreement on a Short-Term Ceasefire and Humanitarian Arrangements in Sudan

Joint Facilitators’ Statement by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United States of America on the Extension of an Agreement on a Short-Term Ceasefire and Humanitarian Arrangements in Sudan The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United States of America announce that on May 29, 2023, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, representatives of the Sudanese ... Read More»