List of ambassadors of the United Kingdom to Somalia

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The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Somalia is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative to the Federal Republic of Somalia.

On 25 April 2013, Britain re-opened its embassy in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, with British First Secretary of State William Hague attending the opening ceremony.[1] On 6 June 2013, the British authorities appointed Neil Wigan as the new British Ambassador to Somalia, succeeding Matt Baugh.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Britain Re-opens Embassy in Somalia". The Chosun Ilbo. 26 April 2013. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to Somalia". Foreign & Commonwealth Office. 6 June 2013. Retrieved 7 June 2013. 
  3. ^ "No. 42346". The London Gazette. 5 May 1961. p. 3339. 
  4. ^ "No. 42623". The London Gazette (Supplement). 16 March 1962. p. 2145. 
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  6. ^ "No. 44554". The London Gazette. 26 March 1968. p. 3557. 
  7. ^ "No. 45216". The London Gazette. 20 October 1970. p. 11475. 
  8. ^ BOURN, James, Who Was Who, A & C Black, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012, accessed 8 Jan 2013
  9. ^ "No. 46121". The London Gazette. 6 November 1973. p. 13192. 
  10. ^ BRIND, (Arthur) Henry, Who's Who 2013, A & C Black, 2013; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012, accessed 8 Jan 2013
  11. ^ PURCELL, (Robert) Michael, Who's Who 2013, A & C Black, 2013; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012, accessed 8 Jan 2013
  12. ^ FULLERTON, William Hugh, Who's Who 2013, A & C Black, 2013; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012, accessed 8 Jan 2013
  13. ^ VARCOE, Jeremy Richard Lovering Grosvenor, Who's Who 2013, A & C Black, 2013; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012, accessed 8 Jan 2013
  14. ^ McCLUNEY, Ian, Who's Who 2013, A & C Black, 2013; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012, accessed 8 Jan 2013
  15. ^ UK appoints first ambassador to Somalia in 21 years, The Guardian, London, 2 February 2012
  16. ^ Neil Wigan, gov.uk
  17. ^ "Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to Somalia". Foreign & Commonwealth Office. 17 November 2016. 
  18. ^ "New UK ambassador to Somalia arrives in Mogadishu". Hiiraan Online. 13 January 2017. 

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