The Somali federal government welcomes the recognition of US President Donald Trump’s endorsement of Somalia’s new ambassador to Washington, Ali Sharif Ahmed.
Trump welcomed Ambassador Ali Sharif in the White House and commended the new ambassador for his work.
According to a statement from the Somali government, the new ambassador will further enhance the bilateral relations between both countries as well as the mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries.
Somalia’s new ambassador to Washington has previously served as Ambassador to France, Ethiopia. He was also the Permanent Representative to Somalia for the African Union and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA).