3. This photo of Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud meeting Obama.
The newly-elected president visited Washington in January and was congratulated on “the impressive security and political gains over the past year in Somalia”. It’s the first time Somalian government has been recognized in twenty years.
7. This photo of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin shaking the hand of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat…
OK, so one was assassinated and another died confined in a compound not long after, and the peace process is still a work in progress two decades later, BUT this was a step in the right direction.
- A girl's grandfather kept journals of their memories from when she was 2 until she turned 5 and people can't take how cute it is 😍