Micronesia Federation. According to
Countryaah official website, at the March congressional
elections, President Jacob Nena was re-elected as first
president of Kosrae, while Vice President Leo Falcam
received the same post at Pohnpei. Two months later,
Congress elected Falcam as the president of the federation,
while Chuuk's first governor Redley Killion was named vice
The May 2007 presidential election was won by Manny Mori,
who beat the incumbent Urusemal.
The country has since voted independently with the United
States in the UN General Assembly. It has therefore also
always agreed with Israel. The United States has a long
tradition of economic pressure against states to get them to
follow the superpower's foreign policy line. In recent
years, however, several contradictions have been developed
between Micronesia and the United States - among other
things. conditional on climate change where the two states
have diametrically opposed perspectives.
In May 2015, the country's congress elected Peter
Christian as new President. Manny Mori had then held the
post for two periods.