Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko dons sunglasses bearing the likeness of the Kenyan flag while welcoming Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta back from the Hague, in the capital Nairobi October 9, 2014. (REUTERS/Noor Khamis)
The U.S. president has a total of 10 half siblings from his mother’s two marriages, his father’s four, and another two from his former stepfather, Lolo Soetoro. (Pictured) Obama along with his aunt, cousin and half-brothers during a trip to Kenya in 1987. - INS News Agency Ltd./REX
Mohamed Siad Barre was the military dictator and President of the Somali Democratic Republic from 1969 to 1991. He advocated a form of scientific socialism based on the Qur'an and Marx, with heavy influences of Somali nationalism. Part of Barre's time in power was characterized by oppressive dictatorial rule, including allegations of persecution, jailing and torture of political opponents and dissidents.