Somalia and Turkey sign key development agreements on areas of security, economy and investment
Apr 27, 2017
The President of the
Federal Republic of Somalia, HE Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo held various talks
on bilateral relations with the President of Turkey HE RecepTayyip Erdogan.
The two heads of states
agreed on all points of discussion on the areas of security, economy,
investment, Education and other key areas of development as well cultural
exchange efforts and support for the upcoming London Conference on Somalia,
Somalia’s Minister of
Foreign Affairs and international relations, Yussuf Garad and Turkey’s
Development Minister Lutfi Elvan signed the agreements on behalf of the two
President Erdogan thanked
the government and people Somalia on their support following the failed coup
attempt in Turkey. Erdogan further said Turkey would always extend brotherly
support to Somalia
President Farmaajo praised
the government and people of Turkey for the warm reception in his first state
visit to Ankara as president of Somalia.
The president was received
with the honorary 21-gun salute.