Somalia: Transforming Somali Security Settings, Progress and Prospects

Djibouti (HAN) May 7, 2014. Opinion & Regional Security Analysis Event. The most pressing and difficult task facing the government of Somalia continues to be bringing peace and stability to the country, working alongside African Union troops and with support from the international community.


Hon Abdikarim Hussein Guled, Minister of National Security, Federal Government of Somalia
Chair: David Stephen, UN Special Representative for Somalia (1997-2001)

Friday 9 May 2014 10:30 to 11:30 BST

Location: Chatham House, London





At this event, Abdikarim Hussein Guled, Minister of National Security of Somalia, will discuss the government’s efforts to counter targeted attacks by al Shabaab in Mogadishu and elsewhere, progress made towards establishing administrations in liberated areas as well as the development of Somalia’s National Armed Forces and security apparatus.

The minister will also discuss the government’s proposed anti-terrorism legislation and national security issues posed by the crackdown against Somalis in Kenya.

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For more information, please contact Daragh Neville



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