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Somali President Arrives in Asmara on Official Visit

President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud traveled to Eritrea at the start of his official visit to the country.

President Mohamud arrived in Asmara, the Eritrean capital, on Monday.

His host, President Isaias Afwerki, was on hand at the Asmara International Airport to accord him a warm welcome.

The Somali President then inspected a guard of honor at the airport.

Mohamud and Afwerki are expected to hold discussions on bilateral relations and any other issue of mutual interest to their respective nations.