A meeting was held in Bardhere district of Gedo region to discuss the security of the district and the surrounding areas.
The meeting, which was attended by local government officials, focused on how to step up security.
The meeting also discussed how the various forces of the Somali government to carry out operations against Al-Shabaab in areas under the control of Bardhere district in Gedo region.
The officials who attended the meeting instructed all the troops to intensify security operations and prevent Al-Shabaab attacks.
The meeting was attended by the Commander of the 43rd Division of the Somali National Army General Aden Dhaqane Kalmoy and the Commander of the 10th Battalion of the 43rd Division Lieutenant Colonel Osman Sheikh Abdi Qorax, Logistics Commander of the 10th Battalion Hidigle Jama Abdi Adan in Bardhere district of Gedo region.