Cairo Television, which is known for its closeness to the Egyptian administration, as well as eXtra news television channel and Al-Youm Al-Sabea newspaper, announced that there are news that the first part of the Egyptian soldiers detained in Sudan has arrived in Cairo.
The Rapid Support Forces (HDK), which clashed with the Sudanese army, announced on April 16 that the Egyptian soldiers in the country were safe as part of the military exercises.
“We will hand over the Egyptian soldiers when security returns to normal,” the statement said. expression was used.
In the statement made by the Egyptian army, it was noted that the Egyptian soldiers were in the country as part of the military exercises planned to be held with the Sudanese army and that they were in coordination with the relevant authorities to ensure the safety of the soldiers.
The statement also called for the security of Egyptian forces in Sudan.
On the morning of April 15, armed clashes broke out between the Sudanese army and the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (HDK) in the capital of Sudan, Khartoum and its various cities.
The “verbal skirmish” between the army and the HDK in the last few months had turned into a hot conflict between the two powers.
There were allegations on social media that some Egyptian soldiers were taken prisoner at Meravi Airport in northern Sudan.