The new Somali Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon speaks during a ceremony in Mogadishu, Somalia, Saturday Oct,6, 2012. Somalia's president has appointed a new prime minister, a businessman who worked ... more 
The new Somali Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon speaks during a ceremony in Mogadishu, Somalia, Saturday Oct,6, 2012. Somalia's president has appointed a new prime minister, a businessman who worked as a government economist in the 1980s. Abdi Farah Shirdon was named prime minister on Saturday. President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said he appointed Shirdon in part because of his academic background.(AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Farah Abdi Warsameh
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