CAIRO – 18 December2018: Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit had talks on Tuesday withSomali Finance Minister Abdirahman Duale Beileh on means of drumming up Arabsupport for Somalia.
The two sides discussed the progress realized so far in atwo-day plenary meeting on means of supporting Somali development plans.
Abul Gheit stressed the AL’s commitment to supporting Somaliain order to establish security and stability, Abdul Gheit’s spokesman MahmoudAfifi said on Tuesday.
The plenary meeting – which the AL hosts – is meant to standon the Somali government’s needs and priorities in the coming years in order torealize development. The meeting will rally Arab efforts to support the Somalidevelopment plans.
The Somali minister expressed deep appreciation for theefforts being exerted by the AL to support Somalia, especially Abul-Gheit’sinitiative to hold the plenary meeting.