Mogadishu – 14 February 2024.

A new shooting range has been delivered to the Somali Armed Forces, fruit of the coordinated efforts of European Union organizations as the European External Action Service – Foreign Policy Instruments (EEAS – FPI), the European Peace Facility (EEAS – EPF), the Delegation of the European Union to Somalia (EEAS – EUDEL Somalia), EUTM-Somalia and the operative support of United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS). The Mission Force Commander of EUTM-Somalia, Gen. Poli, and the Somali Deputy Chief of Defense Forces, Gen. Madey Uforow, inaugurated the facility. Also present at the ceremony were the Heads of the Departments Explosives and Ammunition, Training (J7), Foreign Affairs and Plans and Policy (J5). This new range will strengthen the capacity to train the Somali Security Forces.