UK saves Somalia peace talks
NAIROBI, 15 MARCH 2003--The troubled Somalia peace talks appeared back on track after British government officials held separate meetings in Nairobi with the main groups in the conflict on Wednesday and yesterday.
The two UK delegations also met with the Kenyan envoy to the talks, Mr Bethwell Kiplagat, who later announced a breakthrough.
After meeting the Prime Minister of the Somalia transitional national government (TNG), Mr Hassan Abshir, on Wednesday, the Kenyan envoy announced: "So far, the latest is that they (TNG) are going to be here. I just had a meeting with the Prime Minister.