United States, Federal Government of Somalia, and Puntland State Sign $1 million Agreement to Support Puntland State Police Training

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Federal Government of Somalia and Puntland State to enhance cooperation on police training and countering terrorism.  The Memorandum of Understanding will provide up to $1 million to expand INL’s current police and counterterrorism assistance programs in Somalia to benefit Puntland State. This program is part of INL’s continued commitment to support mutually agreed-upon regional policing and counterterrorism efforts.

For more information or please contact

Raymond W. Stephens

Public Affairs Chief

U.S. Mission to Somalia

Office  +254-20-363-6644

Fax: +254-20-363-6773

SomaliaPublicAffairs@state.gov