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Somalia: UAE To Train Somaliland Security Forces

1 MIN READMar 16, 2018 | 19:04 GMT

Somaliland's president, Muse Bihi Abdi, announced on March 15 that the United Arab Emirates will train police and military in the semi-autonomous region as part of the deal to establish a military base in the port city of Berbera, Reuters reported. The United Arab Emirates began construction on the base last year and is allowed to maintain a presence in the region for 30 years. Abu Dhabi has been involved in the conflict in Yemen since 2015.

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