Regardless of signs recently that the Kenya-Somalia relations were getting back to some condition of balance, a report from kenya’s service of Foreign Affairs to its conciliatory missions appears to recount an alternate story.
In a letter dated 27th may 202 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the political ties between the two countries had been cut off and the airspace shut.
“The ministry of foreign affairs has the honour to inform that the Kenya-Somalia airspace has been closed following the severance of diplomatic relations between the two countries,”
The ministry goes on to warn that: “We has noticed the misuse of humanitarian flights for bilateral and political matters,’ and this could lead to a full lock down of flights if it continues unabated,”
The service additionally requested for the rundown of travelers and merchandise to be shipped to Somalia careful the Humanitarian trips before freedom is given.
Recently, Somalia showed that it had reestablished conciliatory ties it cut with Kenya, following intervention by Qatar.