Earlier this week the U.S. Ambassador Laurie S. Fulton visited Griffenfeldsgade also known as Somali Street. SDO General Secretary Said A. Hussein invited the ambassador. The extraordinary visit wen well and the ambassador was welcomed by the locals, which was both surprised but also positive.
Laurie S. Fulton visited some Somali restaurants and shops, where she had the opportunity to talk with the owners and other guests.
Laurie S. Fulton said the following in relation to the visit “One of my roles as an ambassador is to meet as many Danes as possible. These young people are Danes, and this is their Danish community.”
Somali Diaspora Organisation has a good cooperation with the U.S. Embassy.