Jubbaland president and senior Ethiopian military officials discuss security in Kismayo
Jubaland President Ahmed Islam Madobe has held talks with Somali military officials Ethiopian military officials in Kismayo. The meeting discussed the security situation along the border between Ethiopia and Somalia. The meeting was attended by Jubbaland President Ahmed Madobe, Commanders of the 3rd and 6th Division of the Ethiopian Defense Forces, Commander of the 5th Infantry Battalion and Commander of the Jubbaland Security and Intelligence. Jubaland President Ahmed Madobe, who chaired the meeting, said Ethiopia and Somalia share a common history, culture and language. "Al-Shabaab stands day and night to undermine the unity and brotherhood of the two countries. Therefore, we must work together to take control of Dolo, ”said President Ahmed Madobe. For his part, the Commander of the 6th Division of the Ethiopian Defense Forces, Brigadier General Ababaw Seid, said that in order to counter the Al-Shabaab threat, it was necessary to work closely with the government, security forces and the Somali people.