Somaliland: President Silanyo Arrives in Washington DC


President Silanyo and his foreign minister Dr Omar have  installed and achieved remarkable foreign policyBy: Yusuf M Hasan

WASHINGTON DC (Somalilandsun) – The president Silanyo led delegation has arrived in Washington after a successful trip from the UK where various meetings were undertaken mainly with Prime Minister Cameron and foreign secretary Hague as well as with British Somalilanders.

In Washington, the president and his Entourage shall meet senior government figures, think tank people and the congress.

Another important function shall be a meeting with the large American Somaliland community who will have the opportunity to receive one o one briefing from their head of state H.E Ahmed Mahmud Silanyo who is making his maiden visit to the USA since assumi9ng office in mid-2013

While this is the longest foreign trip by president Ahmed Silanyo since he won power in June 2010, the head of state and his foreign minister Dr Mohamed Abdilahi Omar have together achieved remarkable foreign policy successes and earned a good reputation for their country for they have squarely put Somaliland’s diplomatic bar at the apex.