UK’s Development Minister meets with Somalia president
Speaking to the media after the cabinet endorsed the law, government spokesman Ridwan Hajji Abdiweli has said the law will be forwarded to the national assembly for approval.
If the parliament approves the law will restrict the producing, importing, selling of already high flow of arms in the war torn country.
The feeble western back government has failed to control the flow of illegal arms into the country after the broke out of the civil war two decades ago.
UK Minister Mitchell praised the Somali government and its people for their courage and commitment to fight against Al-Shabaab and progress in debt relief through economic reforms.