Hillary Clinton: Time to Buckle Down in Somalia – BBC

 

London, Febraury 23, 2012 – The US Secretary of State has told a major international conference it is “time to buckle down” in Somalia, to avoid disappointing its people further.

African and World leaders have met in London to discuss the future of the country, including how to help tackle piracy, civil war and famine there.

At the start of the conference, Hillary Clinton announced an extra $64m in aid for the Horn of Africa, saying Somalia’s people deserved to see international promises kept.

 

The US Secretary of State has told a major international conference it is “time to buckle down” in Somalia, to avoid disappointing its people further.