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Valor – What Happened In Somalia?

Matt Barr and Christina Ochoa talk about the helicopter crash and the moments after. Nora (Christina Ochoa) and Gallo (Matt Barr), with the secret still...

Car bombs kill at least 22 in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu – police

Two car bombs in separate parts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu killed at least 22 people on Saturday and injured several others, police said. The first...

Somalia’s political divide a threat to security

Somalia has been battling a bloody insurgency against Al Shabaab militants which has threatened the country’s security and stability but the political divide between...

How Israel Caught Russian Hackers Scouring the World for U.S. Secrets

It was a case of spies watching spies watching spies: Israeli intelligence officers looked on in real time as Russian government hackers searched computers...

Italian court sentences to life Somali human trafficking lord

An Italian court has sentenced to life imprisonment a sadistic people smuggler who raped, tortured and murdered migrants trying to reach Europe from North...

Should We Treat Domestic Terrorists the Way We Treat ISIS?

What Works—and What Doesn't The mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday night has again raised fears about terrorism. There’s much we don’t yet know....

Rakhine State: Burma’s Military “Massacred Villagers”: Human Rights Watch Brief

The Burmese military summarily executed several dozen Rohingya Muslims in Maung Nu village in Burma’s Rakhine State on August 27, 2017, Human Rights Watch...

Unity v diversity: Ethiopia’s ethnic federalism is being tested

Violence between ethnic groups has put the country on edge FOR centuries the city of Harar, on the eastern fringes of the Ethiopian highlands, was...

Italy-Somalia military parts trafficking gang busted

3 Somalis, 1 Italian nabbed Florence, October 4 - Italian police on Wednesday busted a criminal organisation trafficking military parts from Italy to Somalia. Three Somalis...

Police chief at airport in Somalia’s Puntland shot dead

A policeman shot dead on Monday the chief of security at an airport in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region and also his bodyguard, police said. The...

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Fears of post-electoral insecurity spread across the country

On 10 October, the National Electoral Commission published the electoral roll for the presidential election scheduled for 13 November. According to our information, 704,089 voters have...

A joint air authority on the horizon

Having tried to run its airspace on its own, Mogadishu is now seeking a joint arrangement with Hargeisa. Since 5 October, the Somaliland minister for...

The Land of Six Armies: Djibouti and the the Horn of Africa

It’s really nothing impressive at first glance. On paper, the tiny African nation boasts a population less than 900,000 people. The name it carries,...