Despite acrimonious from the Garowe base Somalia administrative region of Puntland, authorities in Somaliland are intent in establishing friendly relations.
In this regard the president of Somaliland Ahmed Mohamud Silanyo has issued a presidential pardon for Puntland’s Parliamentarian Mr. Mohamed Farah Anjeh.
The legislator from Puntland has been in custody almost a month in Erigavo, following his arrest while in company of armed soldiers from Puntland deep within Somaliland territory I. the east of Sanaag region.
Accordimg to the Sanaag regional governor Ahmed Abdi Falaay Sanaag
The Puntland MP had been seized during a combat which Somaliland and Punt land troops clashed each other in outskirt of Dhahar district, eastern of Sanag region Last month. After Punt land militia intervened the voter registration exercise which had been carrying out the region’s districts.
Mohamed Farah Anjeh is residents in Sanaag, and was nabbed by Somaliland security forces in Dhahar accused for conducting spy of against to the voter registration.
On the other side BBC Somali service, disseminated that outsider sources affirmed this follows contacts between the head of state’s parlayed this incident.
Puntland claims some areas of Sanag and Sool regions which are Somaliland’s territory, and resulted frequent clashes between the sides.