As the United States officially lifts its 20-year-old sanctions against Sudan on Thursday, October 12, the Sudanese government maintained that it would continue on its economic reform plans that have been implemented since 2014.
Sudan’s banking system will slowly reintegrate in to the global financial system as it previously had 100 external corresponding banks, but currently relies on only two. (Reuters)
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Al-Mahdi warned that the US will use additional tools to pressure Sudan, even after it lifted sanctions. (AFP)