Monday, August 20, 2018

9 Somali men in Minnesota sentenced this week on terrorism charges

Six men in Minnesota's large Somali community have been sentenced this week for conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq...

Militants Launch Three Attacks In Somalia And Kenya In 24 Hours

Somalia al Shabaab Islamist group rammed a military base with a suicide truck bomb, shot dead an intelligence officer and killed 12 people in...
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12 killed in Mandera overnight attack by Shabaab gunmen – VIDEO

Twelve people have been killed in an overnight attack at Bishaaro lodge in Mandera Town by suspected Al-Shabaab gunmen, police confirmed on Tuesday. Mandera East...

Freed sailors brought to Kenya, after being held in Somalia

Twenty-six Asian sailors freed after being held hostage by Somali pirates for more than four years arrived in Nairobi on Sunday. The sailors were released...

MANUS ISLAND: Assaulted Somali Refugee and Aid Worker’s Plea for Medical Treatment

A refugee who has been helping disabled people on Manus Island has pleaded to be flown off the island for medical treatment after being...

UN: South Sudan unrest rises amid Kiir’s death rumours

Conflict increasing throughout the country as government dismisses reports of President Silva Kiir's death. he UN has warned of increasing violence in South Sudan as...

The frighteningly high human and financial costs of war

The ravages and costs of war can persist for generations after the fighting and bombing stop. We have always known that war is dirty and...

Kenyan anti-terror police raid home of British PR executive accusing him of al-Shabaab links

Anti-terror police in Kenya have raided the home of a British PR executive who works on counter-terrorism projects, accusing him of recruiting for extremist...

Conflict: The Wars Ravaging Africa in 2016

With the exception of Syria, African countries currently get the worst rep when it comes to violence and conflict. Virtually every story coming out...

Somali protesters urge India to release 119 ‘pirates’

Somali protesters have expressed outrage over reports emerging in India that 50 out of 119 detained Somalis suspected of being pirates could face the...

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Tucson man accused of Somali terror ties lied at every turn, government says

Whether Mohamed Abdirahman Osman is a refugee who lied about terrorist links to get immigration benefits or if he’s been wrongly targeted by a...
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Somaliland: Deputy PAC Chairman Says Committee Corrected Sections of Erroneous Report

MP Abdulkadir Jama Hammud, Deputy Chair of the House of Representatives' Public Accounts Committee (PAC), who is, presently, the Acting Chairman following the unceremonious...
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Somalia: Puntland Rules Out Peace With Somaliland Rebuffing International Efforts

Puntland State of Somalia has on Sunday rebuffed claims that it reached peace pact with  Somaliland over Tukaraq, Garowe Online reports. The denial came as...