Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Evacuation Could Cripple U.S. Anti-al-Qaeda Efforts in Yemen

The evacuation of U.S. special forces in Yemen will seriously degrade the ability to coordinate targeting for U.S. drone operations against al Qaeda over...

South Sudan Rebel Group Releases Child Soldiers

Government deal with rebel group will see 3,000 children disarmed A South Sudanese rebel group has released more than 300 child soldiers in the past...

Iran’s Hard-Liners Show Restraint on Nuclear Talks With U.S

A coterie of Iran’s hard-line Shiite Muslim clerics and Revolutionary Guards commanders is usually vocal on the subject of the Iranian nuclear program, loudly...

Egypt sending team to explore Kenya opportunities

  The Egyptian Government will send a team of experts to Kenya to explore opportunities for strengthening economic ties in order to champion intra-Africa trade...

Ethiopian Abdi Mohamed Omar appearance in Minneapolis sparks loud protest + Earlier encounter on...

Abdi Mohamed Omar drew a large Minneapolis crowd, but opponents denounce him. Spirited voices of protest rang out in downtown Minneapolis Sunday as an Ethiopian...

How I Escaped From Boko Haram

Babagana was just 16 when Boko Haram militants invaded his town, slaughtered his parents, and abducted the local children. It was midnight when Babagana crept...

Yemen asks U.N. to back military action by ‘willing countries’ + Pics

Yemen asked the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday to back military action by "willing countries" to combat an advance by Shi'ite Muslim Houthi...

Iraq Opts for Consolidation Over Advance in Battle Against ISIS

As a small force of Islamic State militants holds out in parts of Tikrit for a fourth week, Iraqi forces have been forced to...

Sudan says Bashir to visit Saudi Arabia on Wednesday

The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir will travel to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday in a two-day visit for talks with King Salman Bin Abdel...

U.S. Embassy in Djibouti Set to Resume Servic

The United States Embassy in Djibouti is anticipated to be reopened again on Sunday after days of feared security threats in the Djiboutian capital...

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Gass shuffles cards as Puntland security undergoes unpredictable shifts

As Puntland inches nearer to the December presidential 'elections', security issues seem to be dominating attention more than should be the case in similar circumstances. Not...

Somalia: Assailants hit Puntland President where it hurts most killing one of his guards

A witness says assailants killed a member of Puntland Presidential guard unit and injured another in a shooting in the commercial city of Bossasso...

Somalia regional states’ leaders fail to turn up for meeting with Farmajo

Leaders of Somalia’s regional states did not turn up to a meeting with the country’s president which was scheduled to take place in the...