Thursday, August 17, 2017

Trump’s Flirtatious History With White Supremacists & Nazis

Donald Trump’s initial statements condemning the Nazi and white supremacist led actions in Charlottesville, Virginia should come as no surprise to those who followed...

Kenyan election IT head Chris Msando found dead

The man in charge of Kenya's computerised voting system has been found dead just days before the 8 August elections. Chris Msando, an electoral commission...

African Union troops ambushed in Somalia, al Shabaab says 39 dead

Somalia's al Shabaab insurgents and troops from the African Union peacekeeping mission clashed on Sunday, a senior military officer said, while the group said...

Ethiopia puts 37 people before court over high-level corruption

The Ethiopian government on Thursday put over 30 persons before a federal high court on charges of high-level corruption, the state-affiliated FANA Broadcasting corporate reported. The 37...

Somali pirates are back…they never really left

A pirate with a full beard makes an ironic salute as I walk towards him across the red gravel of the prison yard in...

Somalia advises business sector to not bow under terrorism pressure

Somalia Internal Security Minister and chief of the National Intelligence Services Agency (NISA) have warned business and money remittance companies from enabling Al-Shabaab by...

Shabaab gains in Somalia due to ‘lapses in offensive counterterrorism operations’

The US State Department said that al Qaeda’s branch in East Africa has prospered over the past year “due largely to lapses in offensive...

Bystander’s Video of Homeless Woman’s Arrest Leads to Investigation

The police in DeKalb County, Ga., have reopened an investigation after a video surfaced online showing an officer repeatedly striking a homeless woman with...

Somaliland: Turkish Consular Services fronted SIO Greater Somalia Lobby in Hargeisa – Revealed

Payments received by Abdimalik M. Coldoon and those behind the Subversive Project fulfilled by him in Somaliland !!!. Turkey has never hidden its determination towards...

Horn of Africa: there are no quick fixes in ‘countering violent extremism’

An effective response to violence and harmful ideologies is important. But projects are failing to adequately engage with root causes. Since 9/11, western countries have...

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In Somaliland – Column of Eduard Nazarski

In the second week of July, I was in Hargeisa, the capital of Somaliland. There, I organized Huricap, a program of Amnesty Netherlands, committed...

What you could buy for Neymar PSG transfer fee

Paris Saint-Germain's record signing of Brazilian striker Neymar da Silva Santos Jr for 222 million euros ($263m) has stunned seasoned analysts and fans alike. The move from Barcelona to the French...

The female face of Shariah law in Malaysia

Sitting in a court library surrounded by Islamic law books, Nenney Shushaidah Binti Shamsuddin is polite and softly spoken as she describes the rigours...