Puntland President Abdiwali Gas travelled to United Arab Emirates on Saturday, just after Somali prime Mininster reached Garowe for talks with Puntland on cessation of hostility in Galkio.
The state President briefed the media at the airport saying he heads to Emirates for trade and development talks.
“My travel to Emirates will be brief. First, I will go to Ethiopia and then travel to Emirates. I will have some important issues there; development and infrastructure will be the talking point” said, state President Abdiwali Gas
Meanwhile, Somali Prime Minister Omar Abdirshid and the state president met briefly in Garowe and discussed ways to end the fighting in Galkio.