Sunday, October 21, 2018

Djibouti cannot act as if DP World port concession is terminated: Court

Court extends Order to prohibit interference with DP World’s right to manage Doraleh Container Terminal S.A. (“DCT”) The High Court of England and Wales in...

Somalia: miraa businessmen fight it out in the skies

The battle for the billions in the miraa business has taken off into airspace, with some airlines resorting to brazen anti-competitive behaviour to gain...

KDF to leave Somalia once Al Shabaab threat is eliminated – Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta (Sunday) announced that Kenya will not pull its soldiers out of Somalia until the troubled country achieves peace, stability and security. The...

Russia, ISIS ‘greatest threats’ to UK security – Foreign Secretary Hammond

Russia and the Islamic State pose the “greatest challenge” to national security in decades, the Foreign Secretary has warned. Speaking at the Royal United Services...

Role of media in curbing corruption in fragile settings

International focus on tackling corruption is growing but most strategies deployed to curb it appear to be failing.  This report examines the evidence of...

Turkey’s Forward-Basing Posture in places like Somalia

EDAM's latest analysis covers Ankara's military basing strategy beyond its borders, that currently consists of military bases in Northern Cyprus, Qatar and Somalia, as well...

Trump reportedly praised Singapore for executing drug dealers. Here’s how they’re Killed.

President Trump has been privately praising Singapore, the small city-state once known as the world’s most active executioner per capita. This is according to Axios, which...

‘Pioneering’ former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet officially appointed new UN human rights chief

After a vote on Friday by the United Nations General Assembly in New York, former two-time President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, hailed a “pioneer” by the UN Secretary-General,...

Emirates & FlyDubai Likely To Merge Within 18 Months

The Gulf carriers are certainly evolving the past few years, as they’re under increased financial pressures from their respective governments. So while we’ve seen...

Trump, Rallying White Crowd for Police, Accuses Democrats of Exploiting Blacks

Forty miles north of the racially charged unrest unfolding in Milwaukee, Donald J. Trump spoke to a nearly all-white crowd here on Tuesday, accusing...

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Young Somali men violently targeted in London. Why?

Parents in London’s Somali community are concerned for their sons’ welfare – and some have even sent their children out of the capital AT LEAST...

President Bihi blames opposition on possible election delays

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, hinted at possible election delays for upcoming parliamentary and municipal elections blaming...

Somalia off-coast pirates on the rampage again?

A Hong Kong-flagged bulk carrier was attacked by pirates off the east coast of Somalia this week showing the persistent threat of piracy despite...