Somaliland: Frontline Diplomacy Interview with Professor Ahmed Ismail Samatar

Minnesotan (HAN)  July 18, 2014 – Front line Diplomacy Interview with Professor Ahmed Ismail Samatar. MPR News interviewed Professor  Ahmed Samatar about the new Somali Ambassador to the US. Somalia’s first ambassador to the US in 20 years.

The Al-Shabaab militants violence in Somalia poses a special challenge to United States, which has extensive investments in the Horn of Africa. The crisis also serves as a focal point for questions about US’s ambitions and capabilities in the Horn of Africa. Professor Ahmed Samatar talks with The MPR News about what’s at stake for  United States Foriegn policy in Somalia and Obama’s strategy for the Horn of Africa engagement more generally.

Professor Ahmed Ismail Samatar about the new Somali Ambassador the US

MPR interviewed Prof. Ahmed Samatar about the new Somali Ambassador to the US. Somalia’s first ambassador to the US in 20 years

 

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