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Somali FM Discusses Collaborative Efforts with UN Representative

Mogadishu (MFASomalia) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Amb. Ahmed Moallim Fiqi Ahmed , received on Wednesday in his office at the Ministry in the capital, Mogadishu, the Acting Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia and Head of the UN Assistance Mission for Somalia (UNSOM), Mr. James Swan, and

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Minister Ahmed Fiqi chairs meeting to enhance departmental performance and strategic coordination

Mogadishu (MFASomalia) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Amb. Ahmed Moallim Fiqi Ahmed, chaired a meeting in his office at the ministry on Saturday with the participation of Permanent Secretary and 16 directors from various departments to discuss enhancing performance and achieving foreign policy priorities through effective coordination and strategic initiatives.

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Somalia and Egypt Strengthen Ties with New Direct Flight

Mogadishu (MFASomalia) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Ahmed Moallim Fiqi Ahmed, welcomed his counterpart, Dr. Badr Abdelatty, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Immigration, and Egyptian Expatriates, on Friday in the capital Mogadishu to launch the official direct flight between Somalia and Egypt, marking the beginning of a new era of cooperation

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Somali Foreign Minister congratulates his new UK counterpart

Mogadishu (MFASomalia) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Amb. Ahmed Moallim Fiqi Ahmed, extended his congratulations on Saturday to H.E. Mr. David Lammy, the newly appointed Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth, and Development Affairs of the United Kingdom, and wished him sincere success in the responsibilities entrusted to him. Minister

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Somali FM congratulates his new South African counterpart

Mogadishu (MFASomalia) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Amb. Ahmed Moallim Fiqi Ahmed, extended congratulations to H.E. Mr. Ronald Lamola on his appointment as the new Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of the Republic of South Africa. Minister Ahmed Fiqi conveyed his best wishes for success in Mr. Lamola’s new

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Somali FM Calls for National Cohesion on Independence Day

Ankara (MFASomalia) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Amb. Ahmed Moallim Fiqi Ahmed, delivered a speech in Ankara on July 1, on the occasion of Somalia’s 64th Independence Day, in which he stressed Somalia’s future as an advanced and oil-exporting country, and urged graduating students to return and participate in the

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Minister's message

The unwavering support to the foreign policy of the Federal Republic of Somalia is championed jointly by President H.E. Dr. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and Prime Minister H.E. Mr. Hamza Abdi Barre. Their collective commitment is aimed at consolidating brotherhood and fostering friendships with both brotherly and friendly nations. Additionally, they strive to fortify bilateral cooperation across various sectors to advance common interests and bolster Somalia’s regional and international influence. This commitment operates within the bounds of mutual understanding, cooperation, and compliance with international conventions and laws.

The Federal Republic of Somalia places a keen emphasis on aligning its foreign policy and impactful diplomacy to serve the nation’s interests and its citizens. This dedication is a manifestation of the directives set by His Excellency the President and the outlined work program of the esteemed government, under the leadership of Prime Minister His Excellency Mr. Hamza Abdi Barre. The overarching objective is to actively contribute to the comprehensive development process within the country, ultimately benefiting its citizens. These efforts are rooted in the principles and foundations of policy, reflecting the values ingrained in the Somali people—values such as good neighborliness, mutual respect, tolerance, human coexistence, and a commitment to civilizational exchange with all nations and peoples.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs stands as a pivotal force in steering these goals and determining the future directions of Somalia’s foreign relations. Through these concerted efforts, Somalia aspires to not only strengthen its position on the global stage but also foster enduring relationships based on shared values and mutual cooperation.

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