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Somali FM Discusses Cooperative Initiatives with UN DSRSG

Muqdisho (MFASomalia) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Amb. Ahmed Moallim Fiqi Ahmed, received on Tuesday in his office at the Ministry in the capital Mogadishu, the Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General, Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator (DSRSG/RC/HC), Mr. George Conway, and discussed with him enhancing cooperation, coordination, and joint efforts.

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Somalia, UN Discuss Roadmap for UNSOM Transition to Country Office

Mogadishu (MFASomalia) – Technical teams representing the Federal Government of Somalia and the United Nations convened their first meeting in Mogadishu on Saturday, June 22nd, to deliberate on the planned transition of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) to a UN Country Office. Technical teams have initiated talks to strategize a smooth transition

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Somali FM Discusses Bilateral Relations with China Embassy Chargé d’Affaires

Mogadishu (MFASomalia) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Amb. Ahmed Moallim Fiqi Ahmed, received on Thursday, in his office at the Ministry in the capital Mogadishu, the Chargé d’Affaires of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China to the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E. Mr. Chen Wendi, and discussed with

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Somali Foreign Minister receives copy of credentials of new US Ambassador

Mogadishu (MFASomalia) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Amb. Ahmed Moallim Fiqi Ahmed, received on Thursday in the capital Mogadishu a copy of the credentials of the newly appointed Ambassador of the United States of America to the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E. Mr. Richard H. Riley . Minister Ahmed Fiqi

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Somali Foreign Minister receives copy of credentials of Spanish Ambassador

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, a copy of the credentials of Ms. Cristina Díaz Fernández-Gil as the new Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain to the Federal Republic of Somalia.

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Somali Foreign Minister receives a copy of the credentials of the Irish Ambassador

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, a copy of the credentials of the Ambassador of the Republic of Ireland to the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E. Ms. Caitríona Ingoldsby. Minister Ahmed

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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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