Somaliland President Musa Bihi Abdi today joined the EU ambassador to Somalia, Nicolas Berlanga in the celebration of the Europe Day 2020.
President Bihi and ambassador Nicolas Berlanga both made speeches at the video conference streamed online.
On his statement, ambassador Berlanga alluded to the talks between Somaliland and Somalia, drawing parallels with European Union experience.
Ambassador Berlanga urged Somaliland to work on reaching agreements to settle the problem of its citizens and to fulfill their aspirations.
He expressed the EU’s unwavering commitment to assist in that process.
The Eu envoy to Somalia emphasized the strong ties between the parties and his commitment to further relations with Somaliland.
The ambassador’s remarks join the chorus of the international community voices that are pushing for talks between Somaliland and Somalia.
Somaliland’s minister of planning was part of the video conference on the marking of Europe Day 2020 which was held virtually.