Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud greets thousands of Somalis Friday, Jan. 18, 2013 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The new president met the day prior with President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, marking a historic turn in the future of Somali-U.S. relations. (Photo Trisha Marczak/MintPress)

US Officially Recognizes Somali Government: Will It Lead To More Stability?

(MintPress) – For the first time in decades, a new president is giving hope for the future of Somalia — at least for some. The energy was electric inside the Minneapolis, Minn. Convention Center Friday night, as the Somali community awaited the arrival of newly elected President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the representative of the first […]