Somali lawmakers debate whether to sack PM, Washington fears more turmoil

November 11, 2014 10:09 AM

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Somali lawmakers debate whether to sack PM, Washington fears more turmoil

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somali lawmakers said they would begin a debate on Tuesday on a motion to sack Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, a move Washington warned could deepen political turmoil.

The no-confidence motion was backed by lawmakers loyal to President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud after the two men fell out over a cabinet reshuffle last month.

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