Burao(SD)-Somaliland Muse Bihi clarified that the UAE’s military base in Berbera will remain the same and it’s function did not change.
The statement comes after yesterday’s briefing on the Berbera airport that it has been transformed into a public airport interpreted as though the president have completely rescinded the UAE’s agreement to establish a military base in Berbera.
“This is the largest airport I think in Africa, and military and civilians share the same airports all over the world, so it is necessary for civilians to share the airport, and our 25-year agreement is the same. It remains the same,” Bihi said.”
The Somaliland President said this while attending a graduation ceremony at Burao University.