Statement to the People’s Republic of China on 55 Years of Bilateral Relations

The Federal Republic of Somalia is proud to celebrate 55 years of fruitful bilateral relations and partnership with the People’s Republic of China.

Somalia and China share deep historic bonds and a common vision for progress and prosperity built on the foundations of mutual respect and meaningful cooperation.

The Somali government and its people are grateful for China’s continuing support as we strive to rebuild our country. Through their direct engagement and diverse support, the people and government of the People’s Republic of China have proven their commitment to Somalia.

On this historic day, the Federal Republic of Somalia celebrates with China. Going forward, we seek further partnership for sustainable development and Win-Win economic cooperation.