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U.S. Special Representative Condemns Attack on Ministry of Education in Mogadishu

U.S. Special Representative for Somalia James P. McAnulty condemns the reprehensible April 14 attack on the Ministry of Education in Mogadishu and reaffirms the United States’ solidarity with the Federal Government of Somalia and its people against terrorist organization al-Shabaab.  We commend the timely response of the Somali and AMISOM security forces that saved many ...
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U.S. Special Representative Condemns Attack on Maka Al Mukarama Hotel in Mogadishu

U.S. Special Representative for Somalia James P. McAnulty condemns in the strongest terms terrorist organization al-Shabaab’s dishonorable March 28 attack on Maka Al Mukarama Hotel in Mogadishu.  He extends his deepest sympathy to the families and friends of those killed in the attack, and best wishes for the complete recovery of those injured. Somalia is ...
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U.S. Condemns Terrorist Attack in Somalia

Press Statement Marie Harf Acting Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC March 28, 2015 The United States strongly condemns al-Shabaab’s terrorist attack on the Maka al-Mukarama Hotel in Mogadishu yesterday. We extend our deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of the innocent victims killed in the attack and our regrets to the ...
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Somali Investment Forum: Keynote Address Shari Berenbach – President & CEO U.S. African Development Foundation

Somali Investment Forum:  Keynote Address Shari Berenbach – President & CEO U.S. African Development Foundation Good morning everyone.  Particular thanks to: Brian Phipps – Deputy Special Representative for Somalia Manual Moses – Head East Africa, World Bank Group Lee Sorensen & Alexandria Wise from Shuraako Also, take this moment to introduce – Connie Newman and ...
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Remarks by James P. McAnulty U.S. Special Representative for Somalia Graduation Ceremony for ACOTA – AMISOM Force Headquarters Training Course o

Humanitarian Peace Support School Commandant Colonel Gitonga Africa Contingency Operations Training and Assistance (ACOTA) Program Representative Colonel Don Zimmer Instructors, and Most importantly, Graduates All other protocols duly observed. Good morning. Thank you once again for inviting me to speak with you this morning.  I am pleased and honored to participate in this important graduation ...
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