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Somalia Leader Renounces U.S. Citizenship Amid Trump’s Rhetoric

Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo

Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo

Photographer: Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP via Getty Images

Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo voluntarily renounced his U.S. citizenship, a country where he lived, received education and worked.

“This follows the completion of the required legal and immigration processes that had been initiated after the president’s election,” his office said Thursday in an emailed statement.