Eritrean-trained:President Hassan Sheikh tells Eritrean-trained troopers to arrange for battle

Tuesday, January 3, 2023: Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud visited Common Gordan’s navy base on Tuesday, which homes Eritrean-trained troops lately repatriated to Somalia.

The newly educated forces have been instructed by President Mohamud, who had simply reviewed the columns of troopers, to be prepared for battle with Al Shabaab within the close to future.

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“The Somali people and I welcome your homecoming. We are mobilizing to confront the enemy starting right now.

We want the next operation to end quickly and liberate the remaining territories faster than the previous campaigns.” The Somali president thanked the Eritrean authorities for its help in coaching the troopers. President Mohamud made two journeys to Eritrea in 2021 to facilitate the repatriation of the recruits. Throughout a type of visits in mid-July,

Somalia and Eritrea signed a seven-point memorandum of understanding that promotes cooperation in a number of key sectors, together with commerce, funding, water safety, agriculture, fisheries, well being and training.

The primary batch of the 5,000 educated recruits arrived at Mogadishu’s Aden Adde Worldwide Airport on 21 December. The Somali authorities has not confirmed the precise variety of recruits repatriated.

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