16 August 2017

Somalia: Former Foreign Minister Dies in U.S. At Age 79

Former Somali's longtime-serving minister of foreign affairs, Abdirahman Jama Barre has passed away in US at the age of 79, his family has confirmed on Wednesday, August 16.

Late Barre, who also served Finance Minister and Deputy Prime Minster during former former Somali military regime has died in San Diego, California after an unidentified illness.

He is survived by 15 children.


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