President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, made an official visit to Somalia which is the final destination of East Africa in 3 June 2016.


President Erdoğan and his wife Emine Erdoğan,was welcomed by Somalia President Hasan Şeyh Mahmud and his wife Qamar Ali Omar at International Mogadishu  Aden Abdelle Airport.

After the official welcome ceremony President Erdoğan,joined the  Turkey’s Somalia Embassy  opening ceremony  and made a speech.Embassy opening was made by President Erdoğan and Somalia President Hasan Şeyh Mahmud;two president  made observations in the buildings.

President Erdoğan, made a meeting with  Somalia President Mahmud privately and between boards. After the meetings, in the joint press conference, President Erdoğan, said that he was glad to visit Somalia after a 1.5 year, and called for the support of international actors and region countries to Somalia.

After the joint press conference president Erdoğan, left capital city Mogadishu the last stop of East Africa Tour. Somalia President Mahmud sent President Erdoğan with ceremony at Mogadishu International Aden Abdelle Airport.