Somalia: Regional leaders attend meeting in Dubai
The leaders of Somali regional administration are attending a meeting for the 4th day in Dubai ahead of Somali election scheduled by the end of this month, sources said.
UAE is hosting the meeting in Dubai for the Somali leaders, to discuss the electoral process of 2016 election and others issues related to the security.
Foreign diplomats are reportedly in attendance at the conference on Somalia in Dubai. Reliable sources UAE is trying to manipulate the upcoming elections.
UAE has implemented several projects, including in Somalia over the past four years, challenging Turkey, the main backer of the current federal government.
United Arab Emirates is making efforts to prevent Somali president’s ally Farah Abdikadir, Mahad Salad and Abdirahmana Odawa from winning seats in the next federal parliament.