Somalia-Turkey Relations: Insights from the Past to Enlighten the Future

In our Global context, nations of the world are inter-connected and strategic alliances exist to promote common interests. Turkey and Somalia have had historic connections with relics of the past visible in some Somali cities.

In light of that historic connection and the present friendship of the two countries, the Islamic Civic Society of America is hosting an evening of education and inspiration for the Twin Cities community. Prof. Abdi Samatar, Dept. of Geography, University of Minnesota and  Prof. Hasan Karatas, Dept of History, University of St. Thomas, will provide insights on the significance of the renewed relationship between Somalia and Turkey.

The Board and Administration of the Islamic Civic Society of America, cordially invite you to this private Banquet Dinner with our distinguished scholars.

Date & Time :  Saturday, July 7, 2012; 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
: Best Western Kelly Inn Hotel (161 St. Anthony Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55103)
Admission: $40 individual; $60 couple

Please, RSVP to Abdikadir Ibrahim either by phone 612-227-8374 or  E-mail

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