BARAWE, Somalia – The Commander of Uganda’s AMISOM contingent, Brig. Normal Richard Otto has accomplished a routine go to to the entrance line to evaluate the progress of navy operations in opposition to Al-Shabaab.
Brig. Otto, accompanied by senior commanders and workers officers, visited the assorted AMISOM Ahead-looking bases below the management of Uganda’s AMISOM contingent.
The AMISOM troops from Uganda are deployed in Banadir, Decrease Shabelle and Center Juba, the place they’re conducting operations to safe predominant provide routes, defend civilians and key installations.
Brig. Otto met with commanders and troops from the assorted battle teams of the FOBs in Barawe, Baledogole Army Airport, Ceeljaale and Arbiska.
“I’m happy with the fight readiness and effectivity. We proceed to destroy the enemy’s skill to battle, ”stated Brig. Otto.
He welcomed the troops for countering the terrorist assaults by planting improvised explosive gadgets alongside the principle provide routes within the sector and requested the troops to be able to help the Somali Nationwide Safety Forces, SSF, to make sure a peaceable and safe forthcoming election course of for Somalia.
Brig. Otto additionally praised officers, women and men for complying with established COVID-19 public well being prevention measures. He urged the troops to proceed to advertise good relations with native host communities.