News & Events

Statement on the Killing of Humanitarian Workers in Middle Shabelle

The United States is deeply concerned by the deteriorating security conditions for humanitarian aid workers in Somalia. We strongly condemn attacks on those who are working to protect the lives of the most vulnerable. Such violence must stop and those responsible for such acts must be brought to justice. On May 27, seven Somali humanitarian ...
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Health and Travel Alert for U.S. Citizens

Seats Available on Ethiopian Airlines Flight from Mogadishu    Location:  Somalia Event: The U.S. Embassy has collaborated with Ethiopian Airlines (ET) to establish a charter flight from Mogadishu (MGQ) to Dulles, Virginia (IAD), departing on Thursday, May 14 with a stop in Addis Ababa. Tickets can be purchased online on a first-come, first-serve basis in two steps: Step ...
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Health Alert for U.S. Citizens May 8, 2020

Ethiopian Airlines Portal Error Resolved. Seats Still Available. Location: Somalia Event: The U.S. Embassy has collaborated with Ethiopian Airlines (ET) to establish a charter flight from Mogadishu (MGQ) to Dulles, Virginia (IAD), departing on Thursday, May 14 with a stop in Addis Ababa. ET alerted us of a portal error which they have since resolved. ...
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Ramadan Message from Ambassador Yamamoto

This week marks the start of Ramadan, a holy month of sacrifice and reflection. On behalf the United States Embassy Mogadishu, I extend our warmest wishes to all Somalis observing Ramadan. This Ramadan comes at a tough time when the world is battling a pandemic, COVID-19. My appeal to you is to follow the health guidelines being highlighted ...
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