U.S. Recognizes Somali Government

The United States government has officially recognized Somalia's government in Mogadishu for the first time in 20 years.

  • Somalia:  U.S. Recognizes Somali Government

    allAfrica.com, 17 January 2013

    The United States has officially recognized Somalia's government in Mogadishu for the first time in 20 years, U.S. Secretary of State Hilary Clinton said after meeting with Somali ... read more »

A Somali girl runs in front of an African Union armed personnel carrier in Mogadishu. In past months, residents of Mogadishu have enjoyed relative peace in their city after decades of instability.