The international community has issued a statement on the political crisis following the disappearance of Ikraan Tahliil Farah, who is suspected to be the head of NISA.
Friends of the International Community have expressed concern that the controversy surrounding the absence of Ms. Ikraan Tahliil Farah is creating political tensions that could affect the functioning of the Federal Government of Somalia and disrupt the electoral process.
“We urge the Somali leadership to defuse the political tensions surrounding this investigation, and in particular to refrain from any action that could lead to violence.
We call on the Somali leadership to work together to advance the implementation of the May 27th Agreement on the conduct of elections, recognizing the progress made so far by the National Consultative Council under the effective leadership of the Prime Minister. Mohamed Hussein Roble, ”said a statement from the international community.
The statement from the international community said, “We will continue to engage with many Somali leaders to urge a speedy resolution to this dispute, including a credible inquiry into Ikraan’s disappearance and the completion of the electoral process. without further delay in the conduct of the elections.