Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Somalia: Alshabab fighters ambush Kenyan troops casualty details sketchy

Alshabab fighters have on Saturday morning attacked a Kenyan military convoy traveling in between Elade and Dhamase locations in Gedo region, southwest of the Somali...

Somalia: The Ethiopian who is Executive Chef in Mogadishu

In Mogadishu Beach Restaurants: “Octopus, sea turtle, lobster, shrimp – it’s all over this place! Somalia is the most rich in seafood,” said Lule...

MO Addow of Al Jazeera on the frontline in Al Shabaab Fight

Mohamed Addow of Al Jazeera accompanies Somalia army units fighting Al Shabaab  in August. Much has changed since then, but Mo Addow's report is...

Taiwan To Fund Somali Coastal Radar

The Taiwanese government contracted US maritime security solutions provider Oceans Beyond Piracy (OBP) to help the European Union establish the first Somali coastal radar...

Al-Shabaab attack on Somali military base kills 10

At least 10 people were killed Friday when  al-Shabaab fighters attacked a Somali military base, a military commander in the region said. Six militants and...

Somalia bomb kills three soldiers; al Shaabab claims responsibility

At least three off-duty Somali soldiers were killed by a bomb blast as they collected their pay in the city of Kismayu on Thursday,...

Somali Islamists claim to be holding Uganda soldiers hostage

Somalia's Islamist Shebab insurgents claimed on Wednesday to be holding Ugandan troops hostage after an attack last week, although Kampala has said all its...

US State Department Opens Not-Really-in-Somalia Somali Mission, Official Press Release

The State Department has opened its new Somalia diplomatic operations — but, as Secretary of State John Kerry didn’t leave the airport on his...

Sexual Violence in Somalia: Challenging impunity

Sexual Violence in Somalia: Challenging Impunity is a short film about the widespread and increasing levels of sexual violence in Somalia, and what can...

Watch: Al Shabaab Makes Images of Sept 1 AMISOM Base Attack Public

The Al Qaeda affiliated  Islamists fighting against the Somalia-AMISOM forces in Somalia, Al Shabaab, today, made public images taken of a raid the fighters...

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eDahab transforms financial system, promotes market efficiency

On the dusty streets of Somaliland's capital Hargeisa, Mohammed Ahmed Ismail is arranging paper money in his tidy, waiting for clients who wish to...

KDF to leave Somalia once Al Shabaab threat is eliminated – Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta (Sunday) announced that Kenya will not pull its soldiers out of Somalia until the troubled country achieves peace, stability and security. The...
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Somaliland opposition parties criticize President Bihi for propagating injustice

Somaliland opposition parties lashed out at the incumbent government and the leadership of His Excellency Musa Bihi Abdi for propagating hurtful injustice rather than...