Thursday, July 9, 2020

Somalia refugees forced to pile everything they own after government troops destroyed their shelters

This week the Food and Agriculture Organisation warned that many people in Somalia are 'on the edge'. Despite knowing the hardships people there face...

Warplanes hit Tripoli airport before UN talks start

Warplanes from Libya's internationally recognized government carried out air strikes on a Tripoli airport on Thursday just hours before United Nations-backed peace talks were...

Russia starts large-scale military exercises in disputed territories

Russia's Defence Ministry said on Thursday that large-scale military exercises had started in southern Russia and in disputed territories on Russia's borders. The exercises involve...

US extends sanctions on Robert Mugabe, security chiefs and Zimbabwe firm

  The United States has extended its sanctions against Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe and his inner circle at a time the European Union is mending...

Anti-Islam bus ads cause outrage in San Francisco

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J4WjeaiLrJY San Francisco residents have responded with outrage to a local bus campaign that appeared to compare Muslims to the Nazis. City officials say they...

Honoring the African American Experience: The White House Celebrates Black History Month

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uueK0P4V8LQ] In 1926, the great historian and author Carter G. Woodson pioneered "Negro History Week" — a time set aside to honor African Americans...

US ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert attacked with knife at lecture in Seoul

The US ambassador to South Korea was seen bleeding heavily after he was attacked while giving a lecture in Seoul, according to reports. The Yonhap...

6 NATO ships to stage war games in Black Sea

Six NATO warships arrived in the Black Sea on Wednesday to take part in exercises with the Bulgarian, Romanian and Turkish navies, the Alliance’s...

Libya declares force majeure at 11 oil fields in midst of ISIS crisis

Following attacks by Islamist militants on oil installations and ports in Libya, the National Oil Co. has declared a force majeure at 11 oil...

Nigeria: 1.65 Million Nigerians Displaced By Boko Haram – FG

The federal government said yesterday that about 650,000 persons from the north-eastern parts of the country have been displaced by the terrorist activities of...

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Why The Republic of Somaliland Should Be Recognized

Introduction After a bloody civil war, in January 1991, Siad Barre’s 21-year regime was overthrown in Somalia. The northern half of Somalia declared its independence as the...

Death Toll in Ethiopia Violence Rises to 239 Following Singer’s Killing

At least 239 killed in protests since last week over murder of popular ethnic Oromo singer Haacaaluu Hundeessaa. The death toll from demonstrations and ethnic...

Qatar Confers with Somalia Lower House Speaker on Election-related Issues

The Qatar ambassador to Somalia Hasan Bin Hamza held a closed-door meeting with Lower House Speaker Mohamed Mursal on Tuesday, with the current pre-election...