Closure of UNPOS
The United Nations Political Office for Somalia (UNPOS) completed its Security Council mandate on 3 June 2013. The United Nations continues to provide support to the Somalia Federal Government's peace and reconciliation efforts through the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM), established by Security Council resolution 2101 (2013).
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14 Dec 2009
The Transitional Federal Parliament votes to reject the Memorandum of Understanding between Kenya and Somalia on maritime issues. Originally signed in April 2009, the MoU generated a negative reaction among many of the parliamentarians.
Burundi completes the deployment of a third battalion of 850 soldiers to AMISOM, bringing the force to 5,100.