Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Boko Haram child captives ‘forgot names’

About 80 children rescued from a Boko Haram camp in Cameroon cannot remember their own names or origins, according to an aid official who...

Far from the spotlight, Somaliland makes its case for independence

Aspiring nations like Catalonia and Kurdistan captured global headlines last year in their high-profile bids to secede from Spain and Iraq. Far from the...

US continues with UAV operations in Djibouti

Despite reportedly considering operations elsewhere, the US military continues to focus on one site for launching drones in Djibouti, maintaining a squadron of unmanned...

Ethiopia: Nile Dam Tripartite Agreement: Who loses and who benefits?

Why we should not celebrate too soon “Watercourse States shall in their respective territories utilize an international watercourse in an equitable and reasonable manner. In...

Landslides kill at least 21 in India’s Darjeeling

Landslides triggered by heavy rain killed at least 21 people across India's famed tea-growing region of Darjeeling, with more feared trapped under mounds of...

Leaderless Palestinian Youth, Inspired by Social Media, Drive a Rise in Violence

The morning of the attack, Subhe Abu Khalifa did not get up for work, telling his mother he was too tired and his feet...

Taiwan earthquake topples buildings, leaving at least 13 dead and hundreds injured

Hundreds of Taiwanese firefighters and military personnel raced Saturday to rescue dozens of people trapped in collapsed buildings after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck...

Ethiopia to Deploy More Troops in Somalia, South Sudan

Ethiopia on Thursday announced it will send more peacekeepers to Somalia, South Sudan and to Abyei, a disputed region claimed by both Sudan and...

Netanyahu urges Europe’s Jews to move to Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday urged European Jews to move to Israel after a Jewish man was killed in an attack outside...

Iran arming Al Houthis since 2009: report

Gulf foreign ministers reject any venue for UN talks except Riyadh.Gulf foreign ministers on Thursday rejected any venue for the UN talks except Riyadh,...

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The spectre haunting Ethiopia: Unbridled torture, impunity in Somali region

This past week, Ethiopian defence forces clashed with the notorious paramilitary Liyu police in the Somali region of Ethiopia. The fighting led to the burning...
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Somaliland: Central Bank Denies Mint of New Notes, Plans to Migrate to Polymer Money

The Central Bank of Somaliland dismissed rumors that it planed to bring new bank notes at a time the country was still reeling under...
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Somaliland: 4 Die, Six Injured in Appalling Car Accident

Traveling from the border custom town of Wajaale to Hargeisa, a NOAH van driving in high speed flips over and over killing four and...