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United States Welcomes the Announcement of the Nomination of a New Council of Ministers

U.S. Special Representative for Somalia (SRS) James P. McAnulty welcomes the January 28 announcement of the nomination of a new Council of Ministers (Cabinet). The United States commends the efforts of those who worked constructively to resolve the lengthy impasse in nominating Cabinet members, and now urges all stakeholders to expedite the process of forming ...
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Federal Government of Somalia Advances Its Commitment to Protecting and Preventing Use of Child Soldiers

Somali Minister of National Security Abdikarim Hussein Guled and Minister of Defense Mohamed Sheikh Hassan Hamud signed the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for the Reception and Handover of Children Separated from Armed Groups at a ceremony in Mogadishu on February 13, reaffirming the Federal Government of Somalia’s (FGS) commitment to protecting and preventing the use ...
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U.S. Special Representative for Somalia James P. McAnulty Welcomes the Election of the President of the Federal State of Puntland

United States Special Representative for Somalia (SRS) James P. McAnulty welcomes the January 8 election of the President of the Federal State of Puntland, Abdiweli Mohamed Ali.  SRS McAnulty extends his congratulations to President Ali and looks forward to working in close partnership with the new government of the Federal State of Puntland. The United ...
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