|04DJIBOUTI576||2004-04-18 11:51:00||UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY||Embassy Djibouti|
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1. Per reftel, we are submitting the following
information in the requested format:
A. Post: U.S. Embassy Djibouti
Date of submission: April 18, 2004
B. Head of Government: President Ismail Omar Guelleh
Title: President of the Republic of Djibouti
Office telephone number: (Secretariat) (253) 35-77-80
Residence telephone number: (253) 35-83-23
Cell phone number: (253) 81-24-71
Comments: President Guelleh speaks English, French, and
C. Head of State: Same, President Ismail Omar Guelleh.
All other information is the same as above.
D. Foreign Minister: Mr. Ali Abdi Farah
Title: Minister of Foreign Affairs
Office telephone number: (253) 35-24-71
Office (direct line): (253) 35-67-88
Cell phone: (253) 81-29-33
Residence phone: (253) 35-71-96
Comments: The Foreign Minister does not speak English.
He does speak French.
A good point of contact: Mr. Mohamed Ali Hassan, Director
of Bilateral Relations.
Mr. Hassan's office telephone number: (253) 35-06-93
Mr. Hassan's residence telephone: (253) 35-40-59
Mr. Hassan's mobile telephone: (253) 81-27-43
Prime Minister Mr. Dileita Mohamed Dileita
Office telephone number (Protocol): (253) 35-12-80 / 35-
Residence telephone number: (253) 35-84-84
Comments: The Prime Minister does not speak English. He
does speak French.
Minister of International Cooperation in the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs, Mahamoud Ali Youssouf
Office telephone number (253) 35-84-32
Mobil telephone number (253) 81-03-50
Comments: Minister Youssouf speaks excellent English and
is an excellent interlocutor.