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Eritrea’s President Pays Historic Visit to Somalia

“It is a great honour to welcome President Isaias Afwerki to #Mogadishu today on this historic visit. Somalia and Eritrea have a historic bond of friendship which we will transform into modern opportunities for our two brotherly peoples. Soo Dhawoow Mudane Madaxweyne!” – President Mohamed Farmaajo

BY REUTERS

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki arrived on Thursday for his first-ever visit to Somalia, in another sign of rapidly changing relations in the region following Eritrea’s rapprochement with one-time foe Ethiopia.

Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi’s office said in a statement the visit was meant to boost diplomatic relations and explore areas to cooperate in security and investment. Continue reading Eritrea’s President Pays Historic Visit to Somalia