Monday, August 20, 2018

Exploited, hated, killed: The lives of African fruit pickers

Thousands of Africans pick fruit and vegetables for a pittance as supermarkets profit, and face violent abuse Drame Madiheri is a Malian crop-picker in Italy's...

EU Press Release: EU steps up humanitarian aid in Somalia with €89.5 million

The European Union has released €89.5 million in humanitarian assistance to Somalia and Djibouti, as millions are grappling with the consequences of prolonged extreme...

Ethiopia: Torture in Somali Region Prison (+Video)

Senior Officials Implicated in Nonstop Regimen of Abuse Prison officials and security forces have arbitrarily detained and tortured prisoners for years in the notorious regional...

DP World Provided Aid to Over 120,000 People during Holy Month of Ramadan: Media...

DP World: 34 tonnes of dates distributed in Djibouti and Republic of Somaliland. Iftars and food packs delivered in the UAE, Senegal, Algeria, Indonesia, Mozambique and Egypt Dubai,...

For one teen asylum seeker, confessing fears led to months in detention

One morning last August, David, a 16-year-old from Guatemala, was awakened at 3 a.m., handed a snack, and told to get dressed quickly. Nobody would...

Ethiopian Parliament Passes amnesty Bill into Law

In its 32nd regular session today, Ethiopian parliament has passed a proposed amnesty bill into law. The bill, which is now a law, was...

U.S. quits U.N. human rights body, citing bias vs. Israel, alarming critics

The United States withdrew from a "hypocritical and self-serving" United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday over what it called chronic bias against Israel...

Somaliland Council of Ministers Pass Draft Bill Granting Parliament Quotas to Women, Minorities

The Republic of Somaliland Council of Ministers, Thursday, infused  a fresh breath of life to the nation's politics by unanimously passing a draft bill...

Sri Lankan migrant workers stranded in Somaliland to returned

The (Sri Lankan) Ministry of Foreign Affairs in coordination with the Sri Lankan embassy in Addis Ababa, and with the assistance of the International...

Kabul library bus drives Afghan children to read

The door of the blue bus slides open and dozens of children excitedly bound up the steps, eager to get their hands on hard-to-find...

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Tucson man accused of Somali terror ties lied at every turn, government says

Whether Mohamed Abdirahman Osman is a refugee who lied about terrorist links to get immigration benefits or if he’s been wrongly targeted by a...
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Somaliland: Deputy PAC Chairman Says Committee Corrected Sections of Erroneous Report

MP Abdulkadir Jama Hammud, Deputy Chair of the House of Representatives' Public Accounts Committee (PAC), who is, presently, the Acting Chairman following the unceremonious...
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Somalia: Puntland Rules Out Peace With Somaliland Rebuffing International Efforts

Puntland State of Somalia has on Sunday rebuffed claims that it reached peace pact with  Somaliland over Tukaraq, Garowe Online reports. The denial came as...