Swedish Land Forces Commander, Brigadier General Stefan Andersson paid his first visit to the Somali capital, Mogadishu on Tuesday.
Accompanied by other officials, the Swedish army chief was welcomed by the Somali Military commander General Mohamed Aden Ahmed.
Both top officials hold talks which mainly concerned the military support that the Swedish government has been giving the Somali national army as well military alliance.
Somalia’s military chief commended Sweden’s role towards the horn of Africa nation, specifically on its support towards the rebuilding of the national army.
On his side, General Stefan Andersson stressed that his government will continue its support towards the rebuilding of the Somali national army.
Sweden is one of the European countries that has been contributing to the process of rebuilding Somali national army.
Published: January 26, 2016