Badhan (SD) – Delegation led by the Puntland Parliamentary Speaker Abdirashid Yusuf Jibril is in Badhan, with him are members of the Puntland Military Reform Commission.
The speaker is accompanied by the Chairman of the Military Reform Committee and Finance Minister Hassan Shire Abdi, Minister of Security Abdullahi Mohamed Galan and Chief of the Puntland Defense Force Major General Yasin Omar Dhere.
Officials of the Military Reform Commission, will conduct military registration activities in the Sanag region, according to local media.
Registration of the troops in various bases of Badhan is expected to begin today, a first for the region.
Puntland forces mostly are not registered, and the new government is committed to registering the regional forces as per President Deni election promise.
Somaliland has forces in Sanag and is generally against Puntland’s incursions into the region, they have not responded to Puntland’s latest activities in the region.