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US urges state development in Somalia

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Following the confirmation of the Somali’s new prime minister, Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmar , the US department of state on Wednesday  urged the government in Mogadishu to work toward developing the state institutions.

“ we urge the president, parliament  and the council of ministers  to make progress toward realizing goals of critical importance to the nation , such as constitutional reviews ,state formation, election preparation s, development  of military and police force and public financial management reforms “Department spokesman Jen Psaki said in statement .

“The united states remains committed to supporting the Somali government and people as stabilize and rebuild their country and we look forward to strengthening our importance partnership with Somalia “ she pointed out.

Psaki added that Obama administration “welcome the December 24 parliamentary confirmation of Somalia’s prime minster” and look forward “to his prompt appointment of a capable council of ministers”

Source: KUNA NET