Somalia president back home after a 4-day visit to Uganda
Turkey is seen as the biggest partner of Somalia in terms of security, development, and education with the two countries now eyeing increased cooperation.
Biden in May approved a Pentagon request to send American troops back to Somalia after seeing rising Al-Shabaab threats in the Horn of Africa.
In their economic struggle against Al-Shabaab, he said Türkiye, the US, UK, and EU can provide support for Somalia. "So that Somalia will be able to eliminate the terror."
Diplomatic ties between Somalia and Kenya have been at low point for the past five years, with former PM Roble pushed for a return to normalcy, and Mohamud and Uhuru pledged open new page after meeting in Mogadishu last May.
Somalia said the two banks that will operate in the country are testament to the success of the reform of the country's financial sector further enhancing opportunities for investment.
Last month, Mohamud paid days-long visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) a week after his innaguration.
Since the resolution in 2020, Turkey has delivered seven consignments of weapons and ammunition to the federal government in Somalia and notified the UN about the shipments.
Turkey provides training to Somalia's armed forces and is the only country that has a military base in the country’s capital Mogadishu [Turk-Som] which was opened in 2017.
The drones from Turkey were brought into the country by a former lawmaker who argues that he wanted to use them for agriculture irrigation.
Noting that ADF in Turkey was a very fruitful platform, Swan said that he had a number of bilateral meetings to address specific concerns related to Somalia.
The outgoing Somali president lost the trust and support of the people of Somalia during his presidency.
Since a groundbreaking visit by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in 2011, Turkey and Somalia have enjoyed deep-rooted relations spanning several fields.