Mogadishu, 10th October 2019The 4th Light Infantry Course closing ceremony took place at General Dhagabadan Training Center.

The Mission Force Commander, Brigadier General Antonello De Sio, welcomed the Minister of Defence, Mr. Hassan Mohamed Ali, and the Chief of Defence Forces, Brigadier General Odawa Yussuf Ragge, who attended the event.

At the ceremony took part, among others, the European Union Head of Delegation in Somalia, Ambassador Nicolas Berlanga, the AMISOM Force Commander, Lieutenant General Tibago Yilma Wondimhunegn and numerous distinguished guests from the International community and Somali National Army.

During the final exercise, the company demonstrated its ability to perform all the activities learned in the course. The enthusiastic participation of the students and the bond of esteem and respect established with the instructors, have guaranteed an excellent final result.

Later on, took place the awarding ceremony: during the different speeches held, it was emphasized the high value of the training, considering that it was performed by EUM-S and Somali trainers. All the attendees received their certificates.