Somali Police Chief Meets With US Embassy Head of Political and Security Affairs In Mogadishu
The Somali Police Force Commander, Gen. Abdi Hassan Hijaar has met with Wendy Stancer head of politics and security of the US embassy in Mogadishu. The meeting focused on electoral security issues and joint projects with the US Embassy and the Somali Police. ''I have met with Wendy Stancer, Head of Political and Security Affairs, and other Embassy officials, to discuss election security issues and joint projects with the Embassy and the Somali Police Force,'' Gen. Abdi Hassan Hijaar said. Wendy Stancer and Hijaar also discussed bilateral cooperation and the importance of strengthening ahead of parliamentary and presidential elections. Stancer praised the police force for its efforts in maintaining security in the country. She added that the United States is ready to help speed up security in the upcoming elections. The Somali Police Commissioner thanked the United States for its continued support to the government and people of Somalia.