Federal Government of Somalia will have open and transparent talk with Puntland

By Asad Cabdullahi Mataan

His Excellency the Acting Prime Minister of Somalia Ridwan Hersi Mohamed said today that the Federal Government will enter in open, honest and transparent discussions with the Puntland State of Somalia as soon as possible.

The Federal Government of Somalia and the Government of Puntland have been engaged in very important discussions for the past few months and the delay of planned talks caused by technical reasons and was never intentional.

Acting Prime Minister Ridwan Hersi said: “ We want to declare that that the Federal Government of Somalia is committed to work with the Puntland State of Somalia to restore confidence and national unity”.