President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has met with his Egyptian counterpart, Abdifatah al-Sisi in Algeria.
According to Villa Somalia, the meeting in Algeria discussed operations against al-Shabaab in Somalia, drought and how to find a solution to food shortages.
“The President of Egypt, Mr. Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi, who promised that he will help Somalia in the field of drought to help the people affected by the drought, added that the next climate conference in Egypt will be a voice for Somalia as he The world should be aware of the impact of climate change on Somalia.” read part a statement from Villa Somalia.
The office of the president added that the Egyptian president has promised to help Somalia in the field of food to help the people affected by the drought.
Also, President Hassan Sheikh briefed his Egyptian counterpart on the operations against al-Shabaab in the regions of the country and the efforts of the Somali government to stabilize the areas freed from al-Shabaab so that the people living there can get basic services. The community emphasized the importance of supporting Somalia in its fight against terrorism.
President Al-Sisi welcomed the achievements of the Somali government in the fight against al-Shabaab and expressed their readiness to support the government and the Somali people fully.