Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Charting a Way Forward in Sudan’s Unfinished Transition

Omar al-Bashir is out as president of Sudan, but protesters suspect that the military-led transition is a game of musical chairs. A new curfew...

Saudi Arabia Indiscriminately Uses US-made Weapons in Yemen War – Secret Report

SINCE THE BRUTAL murder of Saudi dissident and Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi last October, Congress has increasingly pressured the Trump administration to stop backing...

The US to Release Somalia list of Persons Suspected of Terrorism, Piracy Activities

A comprehensive containing nearly ninety Somalia personalities suspected of being a 'threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States', and...

Villa Somalia Claims Al-Shabaab Spends $100K Per Mogadishu Explosion

The government is now questioning who funds Al-Shabaab attacks. Questions are now emerging as to where and who has the financial muscle and the what...

SCANDAL: Kenya Says UN Gives 10% to Al Shabaab for Safe Passage of Supplies...

Kenya’s Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Macharia Kamau declared on Monday that the UN was giving 10 per cent of humanitarian aid to terrorists to grant...

Somalia: Police Warn of Explosives-laden Car in Mogadishu, Using a Misleading Image

Somalia police command has put out an alert for an explosives-laden Toyota Prado car suspected to have been smuggled into the city. In a press...

Somaliland: US Missteps in Somalia Threaten Regional Security, Benefit enemies

Somalia is a sinking ship with all lifeboats tied to it! On December 13, 2018, national security adviser John Bolton, in a speech at the...

Should We Be Paying Attention to Somalia at This Time?

If you care about Somalia, this isn’t a good time. The local al-Qaeda affiliate, al-Shabab, remains active and effective, despite or perhaps because of a dramatic...

Somalia: Al Shabaab Mounts a Day Attack on Ministry, Kills VM/MP

The Islamist, Al Qaida-affiliated Al Shabaab militants mounted a daylight attack, at around mid-noon, on a Somalia Federal Ministry killing that ministry's Vice Minister...
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Somalia: Thousands of Soldiers Abandon Key Positions for Lack of Pay

Tens of thousands of soldiers stationed at critical posts to keep the Al Qaida-linked Al Shabaab fighters at bay have abandoned their positions to march...

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Somaliland: Hargeisa – The Invisible City

The city of Hargeisa, capital of the Republic of Somaliland, was almost completely destroyed by the Siad Barre regime in the late 1980s, as...

Khalifa Haftar of Libya: Rogue General or Strongman?

General Khalifa Haftar is a former Gathafi loyalist turned CIA-backed enemy who in the past year became Libya’s most prominent “rogue general” and is...

A Portrait of the White House and Its Culture of Dishonesty

As President Trump met with advisers in the Oval Office in May 2017 to discuss replacements for the F.B.I. director he had just fired,...