Relations between the neighboring countries have generally been friendly despite their many differences, but recent political disputes have left them facing unprecedented strife. Abdellatif El-MenawyEgyptians and Sudanese people have always described the relations between their countries by saying that together they form one piece. After Sudan gained its independence, the relationship was influenced by political tendencies in both countries. I was among the first group of people who visited Sudan the day after the 1989 coup led by Omar Al-Bashir. This was clearly manifested when the new Egyptian government ignored the unqualified support the Sudanese regime gave to the Muslim Brotherhood during its one-year rule.
Source: Ethiopian News January 12, 2018 12:33 UTC