Turkey gives AMISOM 1 million USD

Yilmaz on Sunday presented a check worth 1 million USD to the Peace and Security Commissioner of the African Union for the African Union Mission in Somalia.

Turkey gives AMISOM 1 million USD

World Bulletin / News Desk

Having arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for the 20th African Summit, Turkish Development Minister Cevdet Yilmaz on Sunday presented a check worth 1 million USD to the Peace and Security Commissioner of the African Union for the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).

In a written statement released on Sunday, the Turkish Ministry of Development said that AMISOM worked along with Somali security forces to facilitate security in Somalia with a total force of about 18,000 troops.

Turkey attached great importance to the activities of AMISOM so that peace and stability is established in Somalia, the statement also said.

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