(Government Offices of Sweden) – Upon the invitation of the Government of the Republic of the Sudan, the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict visited Sudan from 26 to 29 November 2017. The delegation was led by the Chair of the Working Group, H.E. Olof Skoog Permanent Representative of Sweden to the United Nations and was composed of the following nine Security Council Members: Egypt, France, Italy, Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation, Sweden, Ukraine, the United Kingdom and the United States. During the very constructive mission, the delegation visited Khartoum as well as El Fasher in North Darfur from where the delegation also undertook a visit to the IDP gathering site in Sortony.