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The Embassy of Somalia in the United States ceased operations on May 8, 1991.

Ambassador Elmi Ahmed Duale

His Excellency

Elmi Ahmed Duale

Ambassador of Somalia to the United Nations



Permanent Mission of the Somali Republic to the United Nations
425 East 61st St., Suite 702
New York, NY 10065

Phone: (212) 688-9410, -5046
Fax: (212) 759-0651

* The United States Embassy in Somalia was closed on January 5, 1991. 



* The US currently maintains regular dialogue with the Transitional Federal Government (TFG) and other key stakeholders in Somalia through the United States Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya and the US Ambassador to Kenya. The US has what’s known as a “Virtual Presence Post” for Somalia. 


U.S. Embassy — Nairobi, Kenya
U.S Embassy, Public Affairs Section
American Reference Center
United Nations Avenue, Gigiri 
P.O Box 606, Village Market
00621 Nairobi, Kenya