Thursday, July 27, 2017

United Nations turns focus on 20 million migrants around the world

When I met Aayda Merhej a year ago, she struggled with the day-to-day agonies that exacted a toll on many Syrian refugees in Lebanon. "We're...

Alex Jones Suggests Jennifer Lopez Go To Somalia Where She’ll “Be Gang Raped So...

ALEX JONES (HOST):  Get into some of the people freaking out and flipping out at the Grammys. Here it is. JENNIFER LOPEZ (VIDEO):  This is...

Jackie Chan and Arnold Schwarzenegger will join forces in new Russian-Chinese fantasy film

Apparently, action movie icons Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jackie Chan will both play a part in a new Russian-Chinese film that's currently in production. Confused?...

‘Man of Good Hope’: chronicles of a Somali refugee story in SA

Man of Good Hope is the true story of one refugee’s epic quest across Africa, brought to life with music from the world-renowned Isango...

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Split Puts ‘Africa’ On Ice

Angelina Jolie’s imminent divorce from Brad Pitt has put the realization of ‘Africa’, a movie about environmentalist Ricard Leakey efforts to conserve wildlife in...

Catalonia’s awesome ‘human towers’ put Cirque du Soleil in shade (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

Catalonia’s Human Towers competition, ‘Concurs de Castells,’ took place in Tarragona, attracting 20,000 spectators, 32 teams and saw one troupe secure its eighth title...

Bruce Springsteen labels ‘moron’ Donald Trump’s’ rise a ‘tragedy for democracy’

Bruce Springsteen has labelled Donald Trump a “moron” and decried his contest as the Republican nominee a “tragedy for our democracy”. The legendary rock musician...

The lesbian rapper who escaped forced marriage in Somalia’s Mogadishu

Until the end of last year, Berlin was leading an engaged and active life inUganda, running successful anti-FGM programmes, competing in freestyle rap competitions...

Prince dies at 57: Inside the last month of Prince’s life

Much is still unknown about the passing of Prince, who died Thursday at age 57. Officials said Friday it could be weeks until final...

Somali-Canadian’s death sparks call to end gun violence in community

'There's a crisis, a state of emergency right now,' says member of an Ontario-based campaign.At the end of his latest video, rapper and poet...

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In drought-stricken Somaliland, age-old challenges meet WhatsApp

July 27, 2017 Ununley, Somaliland—The drought was coming again, and everyone knew it – the latest manifestation of an ancient, recurring problem that has...

End of the Book Fair ? Not Really

Today is the last day of the Book Fair. I can already see tears on cheeks, sorrow on some faces and excitement at the...

Turkey’s Forward-Basing Posture in places like Somalia

EDAM's latest analysis covers Ankara's military basing strategy beyond its borders, that currently consists of military bases in Northern Cyprus, Qatar and Somalia, as well...