Somalia Prime Minister Meets with Russian Foreign Minister in New York

Somalia Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in New York, officials said.

According to statement released by the Office of Somali Prime Minister on Tuesday said that “Somalia delegation led by the Prime Minister Khaire met with Russian delegation led by Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov”
“Both Somalia and Russia discussed strengthening the long term bilateral relationship between the two countries” the statement read.

Somalia delegation led by Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire travelled to New York to attend the 72nd meeting of the United Nations General Assembly, where Prime Minister Khaire is expected to deliver speech about his government’s latest developments.