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PM resigns in line with deal

Somalia's Prime Minister said he had resigned on Sunday, complying with a deal struck between the President and parliamentary speaker to oust him while extending the troubled administration's term.

world Updated: Jun 19, 2011 16:47 IST
Reuters

Somalia's Prime Minister said he had resigned on Sunday, complying with a deal struck between the President and parliamentary speaker to oust him while extending the troubled administration's term.

"Considering the interest of the Somali people and the current situation in Somalia, I have decided to leave my office," Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed told reporters in the capital Mogadishu.

First Published: Jun 19, 2011 16:46 IST