October 15th – B.G. Matteo SPREAFICO, European Union Training  Mission Somalia Mission Force Commander, and Maria Cristina STEPANESCU, Head of Mission of European Union Capacity Building Mission in Somalia have signed  a “mutual support and coordination agreement”, with the purpose of enhancing their mutual cooperation and coordination and facilitate the implementation of their respective mandates in Somalia.

The agreement is going to cover a mutual support and coordination over different fields, like medical, security, administrative, and info sharing, and it is the formal aspect of a long-existing cooperation between the two European Union Missions.