Traditional elders from southern Somalia have arrived in Las-Anod town of Sool region to ease the situation following more than a month-long fighting between Somaliland and forces.
According to sources in the town, the group of traditional elders from Mogadishu is planning to meet with their counterpart elders in Las-Anod town.
The aim of the journey of the elders is said to be finding a peaceful solution to the Las Anod conflict.
The fighting in Las-Anod which started on 28 December 2022 killed more than 150 people and wounded more than 1,000 people.
The fighting also displaced more than 285,000 people.
Medics in the town also claimed that shelling fired by Somaliland forces hit hospitals, hindering access to medical care for the wounded.