Bosaso

By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Nov 1st, 2012
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At least 72 Ethiopian migrants are reported to have drowned last week while attempting to cross from Bossaso, Somalia to Yemen, authorities there reported. The migrants were traveling in two boats which were hit by strong winds and waves that capsized them miles off the Yemeni shore, state officials ...
By benim
In East Africa
Jul 24th, 2011
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RBC Radio has learnt that senior officials of Somalia’s semi-autonomous state of Puntland have been carrying a secret negotiation with Sheikh Mohamed Said Atam, An insurgent commander based in the Galgala Mountains in the east of Puntland. Sources close to Puntland presidency confirmed that the negot...
By benim
In East Africa
Dec 22nd, 2010
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BOSASSO, Somalia—Her husband and four children drowned two years ago while crossing the Gulf of Aden to Yemen, but Binti Sheikh Abuka is determined to leave Somalia, saying everyone will die someday anyway. Each year tens of thousands of Ethiopians and Somalis make the perilous crossing to Yemen in t...
By benim
In Article
Dec 16th, 2010
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OTTAWA — A 25-year-old street gang member, who came to Ottawa from Somalia at the age of nine, has been deported to that country in an operation praised by Public Safety Minister Vic Toews. But the father of Omar Ahmed is furious at the treatment of his son. Abdi Farah told the Ottawa Citizen that [&...
By benim
In Somali
Dec 16th, 2010
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Bosaso — One day after the semi-autonomous region of Somalia’s Puntland apprehended more than one hundred people in a bid to prevent the repeated insecurity in those regions, officials from Puntland security forces on Wednesday proclaimed they had arrested a number of Al shabaab linked suspects...