Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Somalia rebukes its states for breaking with Qatar

Somalia's government has rebuked its three semi-autonomous regions for cutting ties with Qatar, saying it was determined to stay neutral in the Gulf nation's...

Russia plans to stamp out terrorism in Somalia

Russia plans to assist Somalia in its fight against terrorism, Somalia’s Garowe news site reported. Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with Somalia’s Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire...

Somalia: The Case for Puntland Monetary Authority

Consumers in Puntland are experiencing economic hardship. Many businesses are not accepting the Somali Shilling from customers. Almost all business transactions are consummated in a mobile payment system based...

President Farmajo Calls Dahabshiil-Sponsored MogBF a Step Forward

Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has praised the recent book fair as an initiative that portends a bright future for the nation. President Mohamed said...

Somalia: Dutch Court orders Notorious ‘journalist’ to Pay Retribution to Eng. Yarisow

A Dutch court ruled that the notorious, blackmailer journalist, Dahir Alasow, who hold a Dutch citizenship, pay court costs and other expenses to the...

Somalia faces complex immediate and long-term challenges, Keating tells UN Security Council

Highlighting complex immediate and long-term challenges in Somalia, the head of the United Nations Assistance Mission in the country (UNSOM) called for practical support,...

Somaliland government Dupes Citizens into False Lull as Somalia Takes Full Control of Its...

A Somalia delegation led by Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Salad of Aviation is currently in Montreal, HQ of the International Civil Aviation organization (ICAO), to...

Somali troops flee to Kenya to escape Shabaab attack

Somali soldiers, some of them wounded, fled across the border into Kenya during an attack by Islamic militants on the town of Bulo Hawo...

Somalia: 20 Killed in Three Separate Attacks

At least 16 people were killed, most of them regional government soldiers, after al-Shabab militants attacked the Somalia town of Beled Hawo on Monday,...

Somalia: In Somalia’s ‘City of Danger,’ Hope Takes Shape of Nighttime Soccer Game

For the first time in more than 30 years, thousands of residents and fans watched a nighttime soccer match in Mogadishu, often described as...

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Wave of protests grip NFL after Trump’s player comments

A wave of protests swept across the National Football League as President Donald Trump escalated his feud with players who kneel during the US...

New Order Indefinitely Bars Almost All Travel From Seven Countries

President Trump on Sunday issued a new order indefinitely banning almost all travel to the United States from seven countries, including most of the...

German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home

A Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a far-left militant group’s campaign against West German...