Somalia filed maritime legal proceedings against the Republic of Kenya

Mogadishu (HAN) August 31, 2014 – Diplomacy and Maritime Security. Presidential Palace – Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Investment Promotion.  Kenya played a pivotal role in the negotiations leading to the adoption of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (“UNCLOS”) in 1982.

Both counties are contracting parties of UNCLOS, which prescribes the rules for peaceful settlement of maritime disputes. Accordingly, we are confident that the Kenyan Government will  agree with the wisdom of complying with both countries’ obligations under international law for seeking a peaceful resolution to the pending dispute…….


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Ali Abdi Hoshow, Head Section of Press and Public Relations
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Investment Promotion
Federal Republic of Somalia, Mogadishu,Somalia



Photo: European Union And Somalia Join Hands In Maritime Security Partnership: The EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Atalanta hosted the President of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, on board the Dutch EU NAVFOR flagship,


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