By Goth Mohamed Goth
Somaliland Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Hon Bihi Mohamed Yonis on behalf of the government of Somaliland apologized to the Ethiopian government regarding the recent incident involving Ethiopian external intelligence operatives.
The Foreign Affairs Minister speaking to the press said, “The government of Somaliland has submitted a letter of apology to the government of Ethiopia through the Ethiopian Counsel-General Brigadier General Berhe Tesfay in office this in regard to the misconduct of some Somaliland officials who failed to observe with normal procedures set for dealing with foreign diplomats.
“All those involved in this ugly incidence have being arrested and will be dealt with accordingly I would to assure our Ethiopian brothers such incidence won’t happen and he underlined Somaliland interest in fostering stronger relations with Ethiopian government , based on mutual benefit”, he said
On the other hand the FM warned the federal government of Somalia to refrain from action which may derail the ongoing talks between the two countries referring to recent allegations of some SFG officials supporting destabilizing forces in the eastern regions of Somaliland.