Unanimous Support for Somali Reconciliation Process in Kenya (Italian Embassy -press Release)
ADDIS ABABA, 10 APRIL 2003--The Joint IGAD Partners Forum (JIPF) of Ambassadors met in Addis Ababa on Tuesday and reiterated their unanimous support to the Somalia National Reconciliation Conference at Mbagathi (Nairobi), the Italian Embassy here said.
They commended the Government of Kenya for hosting the Conference and the IGAD Front Line States Technical Committee for its crucial role in the process. They commended the Kenyan Special Envoy, Ambassador Kiplagat, for having inspired a new dynamic in the Reconciliation Conference.
The Ambassadors expressed satisfaction with the completion of the work of the six reconciliation committees.