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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30 Jul 2010
President Sheik Sharif Ahmed announces that Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke and his Cabinet have been dismissed, following a parliamentary vote of no confidence in the executive. The President also accepts the resignation of the Speaker of Parliament, Sheikh Aden Madobe.