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Sudanese factions agree a constitutional declaration to wave in transitional government - African Union mediator

KHARTOUM, Aug 3 (Reuters) - Sudan's military council and its main opposition coalition have agreed a constitutional declaration to usher in a new period of transitional government, African Union mediator for Sudan Mohamed Hassan Lebatt told a news conference in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Lebatt said that the delegations will continue talks on Saturday over the technical details of the signature procedures but did not elaborate further on the contents of the declaration. (Reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz in Khartoum; Additional reporting by Nayera Abdullah in Cairo; Writing by Nadine Awadalla; Editing by Sandra Maler)