Somalia

By IAfrica
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Aug 29th, 2014
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Somalia took its maritime border dispute with Kenya to the United Nations’ top court on Thursday, which could decide the fate of potentially lucrative oil and gas reserves off east Africa. The dispute has been simmering for years, keeping … »...
By IAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2014
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The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has made urgent appeal to its Member States and the international organizations to provide urgent assistance to Somalia. This is in light of the difficult humanitarian situation in the country which threatens another wave of famine that may affect hundred...
By IAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2014
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Abdirahman Muhumed was killed in Syria fighting alongside Islamic state of Iraq and Levant. He is the second Somali American killed in the proxy war that has seen hundreds of young people from the west join the Islamic state ranks in Iraq and Syria. 29 years old father of nine is from Minnesota, the ...
By IAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2014
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At least 20 people including fighting factions from Khatumo regional state of Somalia and the self declared state of Somali land have died in renewed clashes in Lascanod town in northern Somalia. The fighting broke out in Sahdere where the inauguration of the newly elected president of the regional s...
By IAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2014
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According to eye witness Al Shabaab militant group has started moving out of towns under their control in Hiran province in southern Somalia. Residents of Burweyne and Jalalaqsi towns have said they have seen militants moving their vehicles out … »...
By IAfrica
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Aug 27th, 2014
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Three opposition clerics have been released from prison in the Djiboutian capital Djibouti today after completing their 18 months prison sentence. Sheikh Abdirahman Bashir, Sheikh Gire Maydal and Sheikh Abdirahman Barkhad were arrested for allegedly organizing protest against the … »...
By IAfrica
In Somali
Aug 27th, 2014
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Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has travelled to Turkey to join more than 65 world leaders in the inauguration ceremony of newly elected Turkish president and former Prime Minister Reccep Tayyip Erdoga tommorow in capital Ankara. President Mohamud is accompanied in the trip by other key Somali...
By IAfrica
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Aug 27th, 2014
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Two months ago, Lydia Wanyoto-Mutende was appointed deputy special representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission DSRCC in Somalia. With the head of mission having left, Wanyoto-Mutende has been the acting head and has toured Somalia. In Kampala last week, she spoke to Be...
By IAfrica
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Aug 27th, 2014
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  Somali national army alongside African union peacekeeping troops in Somalia have officially declared an operation named Indian ocean to push Al Shabaab militant group out of the remaining areas in the war torn nation. General Abdirizack Khalif Elmi … »...
By IAfrica
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Aug 26th, 2014
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The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) and the Finnish Foundation for Media and Development (VIKES) conducted a two-phase, three day workshop for 80 journalists invited from the whole media stations in Mogadishu at Siyaad City Hotel on 23 – 25 August, 2014. The workshop, which is part...