MOU Between Somalia and Pakistan

Pakistan and Somalia agreed to enhance mutual cooperation and boost bilateral relations. The understanding was reached in a meeting between the National Security Advisor Lt. General (Rtd) Nasser Khan Janjua and the Foreign Policy Adviser to the President of Somalia Balal Mohamed Cusman here at Islamabad on Thursday. The ambassador of Somalia to Pakistan, Miss Khadija Muhammad Al-Makhdoomi was also present in the meeting in which the two sides discussed matters pertaining to bilateral cooperation and security.

Nasser Janjua on the occasion said that Somalia is a Country of great fortune and strategic importance while the Somalian ambassador expressed her desire to expand cooperation with Pakistan in multiple areas including trade, human resource development, defence and security.

Ambassador Khadija Mohamed signed MOU for Somalia in Islamabad. Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi witnessed the signing. Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal, Chairman NADRA and senior officials were also present on the occasion, said a PM Office statement. Pakistan says it assist Somalia in registering its citizens, immigration services, and other e-Government solutions.

March 9, 2018