Thursday, June 21, 2018

HOW TO CONNECT THE DOTS BETWEEN TRUMP AND RUSSIA

Nicholas Kristof has written a valuable column in The New York Times, “Connecting Trump’s Dots to Russia,” in which he lists 10 “crucial” pieces of...

Somaliland To Trump: Take Us Off Your Travel Ban

Somaliland can't catch a break. Its arranged marriage to Somalia fell apart more than a quarter century ago, yet the world refuses to recognize...

Dahabshiil CEO calls on Somalis to accelerate drought response, waives commission on remittances

Abdirashid Duale, CEO of Dahabshiil Group, announced that Dahabshiil Money Transfer (DMT) and all its affiliates and associate companies all over the world will...

Somaliland Opens 30-year-old Mass Grave From Civil War

Using metal hand tools, a team of forensic investigators scrapes away soil covering a mass grave in the town of Berbera, Somaliland. Nearly two...

Geert Wilders’ Rise: Will the ‘Dutch Trump’ win next week’s election in the Netherlands?

After the Brexit vote and Donald Trump’s win in the U.S. election, are the March 15 Dutch elections the next big test of nationalist...

Terrorism’s Terminology: “Radical Islamic Terrorism” Won’t Suffice

Throughout his campaign and continuing into his presidency, Donald Trump and most of his senior advisers have made a point of using the term...

How Warning Signs of Famine Were Ignored in Somalia

Many observers feel outraged about the international community’s seeming indifference when it comes to African famine deaths. Last month, the UN declared another famine threat...

How much longer can Oman be an oasis of peace in the Middle East?

The desert country of Oman does not have the most stable of neighbors. To its west lies Saudi Arabia, some of whose citizens have...

Berbera port ready for Ethiopian container traffic in 16 months: Somaliland FM

The Republic of Somaliland has said that it will open the old port of Berbera, which is currently undergoing renovation to be an alternative...

Somalia: Al Shabaab seizes Goofgaduud near Baidoa

Militant fighters linked to Al Shabaab have retaken control of Goofgaduud village, located 35 km north of Baidoa town, regional capital of Southwest state,...

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Al-Shabab Militant Group Getting Lucky, Not Stronger in Somalia

Somalia’s most dangerous terror group is likely not getting any stronger despite a series of deadly attacks, including one that claimed the life of...

Special Arrangement with Somaliland A Symbol of Depoliticized Aid Relations – Partners Tell Mogadishu

International partners supporting Somalia and Somaliland on a number of reconstruction, security, and governance programmes in Somalia, and on development and democratization processes, among...

Somaliland: The Experiment In Democracy review – a powerful and eye-opening documentary

Most of the stories you hear out of the Horn Of Africa are overwhelmingly negative. But in Somaliland, a state battling for recognition, they...