Somaliland: State Appoints Special Envoy to the European Union


By: Latifa Yusuf Masai
L -R Somaliland Foreign minister Dr Saad Ali Shire with Amb Mikael Torstensson and his spouse Elisabeth in Hargeisa

Somalilandsun – The European Union Headquarters in Brussels shall no longer be an alien place to issues Somaliland.
This follows the appointment of Mikael Torstensson as Somaliland’s Special representative to the EU announved in Hargeisa by the minister of Foreign Affairs and interntational Cooperation Dr Saad Ali Shire
Amb Torstensson is a Swedish National and businessman long engaged in the campaign for the international recognition of Somaliland as sovereign nation .
Swede Mikael Torstensson is a Somaliland Recognition Campaigner to reckon withDuring the announcement Mikael Torstensson was flanked by his spouse Elisabeth Torstensson both of whom have been in the country for a number of days