Outline of Somalia

By benim
In Abuse
Dec 16th, 2010
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The three Somali women sat huddled together in a corner of an empty, dusty room in a camp for displaced people in northern Somalia, their faces etched with grief and resignation. They were all rape victims. Two of them had been gang-raped, by up to six men. One of the women had a baby tied […]...
By benim
In East Africa
Oct 31st, 2010
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Somalia’s former military commander, Gen Yusuf Osman Dhumal has revealed that soldiers working for the UN backed government are selling their weapons to the Islamic militant factions who are fighting against them. Though the details of this process have been reported in previous time Gen Dhumal provi...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Oct 27th, 2010
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Denmark, New Zealand and Singapore are seen as having the least corruption in the world, according to a just-published global survey. Somalia is viewed as the most corrupt country. The Corruption Perception Index (CPI) is published annually by Transparency International, a corruption monitoring organ...