India and Somalia sign agreement on transfer of sentenced persons


India and Somalia on Tuesday signed a bilateral agreement for the transfer of sentenced persons, thus deepening humanitarian cooperation between the two countries.

The agreement was signed between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Foreign Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia Yusuf Garaad Omar.

“An important step in deepening humanitarian cooperation,India and Somalia sign bilateral agreement for transfer of sentenced persons,” Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Gopal Baglay tweeted.