President Farmajo receives Somali delegation to ICJ Case1 min read
The President of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, who received the Somali delegation for the maritime case at the Presidential Palace, praised the historic role they have played in this national cause and how they have set an example for future generations in defending our nation.
The President pointed out that the success of the maritime case showed the growing sense of patriotism and unity of the Somali people, and briefed the Committee on how the Somali people celebrated this historic victory and celebrated at home and abroad.
“It was a struggle for justice based on vision, knowledge, courage, patriotism, protection of the nation and defense of the people and the country. We have won a long struggle to defend our soil and raise our flag. ”
The President of the Republic and the Committee then prayed for Engineer Mohamed Omar Salihi, who was a lawyer in the maritime case and had passed away before the judgement verdict, and wished that he could have witnessed the fruits of his efforts in the case, praising and thanking all Somali lawyers involved and experts who stood up for our maritime defense such as Drs. Muna Sharmaan.
The President was accompanied by the Second Deputy Speaker of the House of the People of the Federal Parliament, Mahad Abdalla Awad, the Governor of Benadir Region Omar Mohamud Mohamed and the Minister of Finance Abdirahman Duale Beyle.