A high powered Somaliland delegation led by the defense minister travels to Djibouti on Monday.
The minister of defense from Somaliland, Mr. Abdikani Mohamud Ateye aka Farid is accompanied by senior military officers from Somaliland defense forces.
The Operations commander of SL national army, commander in charge of artillery, head of health related affairs of the defense forces and other top military officers are currently paying a courtesy visit to Djibouti on mission.
The high level Somaliland delegation was greeted at Djibouti airport by the head of SL liaison office in Djibouti, Mr, Abditafah Said Ahmed, flanked by Djibouti deputy defense minister, defense minister adviser, commander of the presidential palace in Djibouti, parliamentarians from the ruling and opposition groups in Djibouti have accorded the SL delegation to warm reception.
The minister of defense from Somaliland is expected to hold talks with senior Djibouti gov officials and will hold discussions with his Djibouti counterpart.
The top military officials from Somaliland will also meet with Djibouti counterparts and will discuss issues of mutual interest ranging from cooperating on the fight against terrorism in the region.