foreign affairs ministry delegation is in Mogadishu. The delegation,
which arrived in the city on Thursday
will hold talks with the council of ministers and members
also hold separate talks with officials of ministries of foreign
affairs and national planning.
of the Qatari delegation's visit is to assess assistance needs
of the government in the provision of social services.
Abdiqasim Salad Hasan attended a summit of the Organization
of the Islamic Conference [OIC] in Qatar last month during
which the government of the Gulf state pledged it would participate
in the reconstruction of Somalia.