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    SUDANESE PRIME MINISTER MOHAMMED AHMED MAHGOUB SAID TODAY (TUESDAY) THAT ALL AFRICAN COUNTRIES SHOULD SUPPORT THE ARABS AGAINST ISRAEL.

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    SUDANESE PRIME MINISTER MOHAMMED AHMED MAHGOUB SAID TODAY (TUESDAY) THAT ALL AFRICAN COUNTRIES SHOULD SUPPORT THE ARABS AGAINST ISRAEL. MR. MAHGOUB HEADS A NEW ADMINISTRATION WHICH REPLACES THE GOVERNMENT OF SADIK EL MAHDI WHICH RESIGNED ON 19 MAY 1967.

    THE NEW CABINET WAS SWORN IN ON 27 MAY 1967, BUT THE APPOINTMENTS WERE NOT OFFICIALLY CONFIRMED UNTIL YESTERDAY (MONDAY).

    THIS IS THE NEW GOVERNMENT:
    MOHAMMED AHMEN MAHGOUB -- PRIME MINISTER AND FOREIGN MINISTER
    HASSAN AWADALLA --EDUCATION AND INTERIOR MINISTER.

    YAHIA EL FABLI - EDUCATION
    BUTH DIU --IRRIGATION
    DR. AHMED EL SAYED HAMAD - COMMERCE
    HILARY LOGALI WANI -- LABOUR
    SHERIF HUSSEIN EL HINDI - ECONOMICS AND FINANCE
    ABELMAGID ABU HASABU-INFORMATION AND JUSTICE
    ALFRED WOLD -- WORKS
    HASSAN MAHBOUG MUSTA - LOCAL GOVERNMENT
    MIRCHANI HUSSEIN ZAKIELDIN-- AGRICULTURE
    NASR ELDIN EL SAYED -- ANIMAL RESOURCES.

    AHMED ZEIN ALBADIN -- HEALTH
    MOHED ZIYADA -- INDUSTRY.

    MOHAMED ABDEL GAWAD -- COMMUNICATIONS.

    THE NEW CABINET WERE WELCOMED AT THE REPUBLICAN PALACE IN KHARTOUM BY PRESIDENT AZHARI.

    YESTERDAY AS THE NEW MINISTERS WERE CONFIRMED IN THEIR APPOINTMENT PRIME MINISTER MAHGOUB SUMMONED AFRICAN ENVOYS TO THE SUDAN AND TOLD THEM: ISRAEL IS NOTHING BUT A TOOL IN THE HANDS OF IMPERIALISM AGAINST THE INDEPENDENCE OF AFRICAN COUNTRIES.

    IT WAS ALSO ANNOUNCED THAT THE SUDAN HAS SENT TROOPS TO ITS EASTERN BORDER TO FACE ETHIOPIAN FORCES WHICH HAVE BEEN MASSING THERE FOR SEVERAL WEEKS.

    THE BORDER AREA HAS BEEN TROUBLED RECENTLY AFTER SOME 20,000 REFUGEES FROM THE ETHIOPIAN PROVINCE OF ERITREA WERE REPORTED TO HAVE CROSSED INTO THE SUDAN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA282H8CAVXKFUDQWP98OGQHRA5
    Media URN:
    VLVA282H8CAVXKFUDQWP98OGQHRA5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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