Tackling Piracy and Terrorism: The Role of Puntland

Chatham House, London


Abdirahman Mohamud Farole, President Puntland State of Somalia


President Farole will speak about the role his administration will play in tackling piracy and terrorism, issues that he made priorities during his election campaign earlier this year. Most pirates in Somalia are based in Puntland and the region was the victim of suicide bomb attacks in October 2008.