Thursday, May 23, 2019

Somalis, World Mourn Friends, Relatives Lost on Ethiopian Plane Crash (Shows video of last...

Abdirashid Ibrahim Abdirahman, presently the Director General of the Ministry of Planning of the Republic of Somaliland, was one of the first to realize...

Somalia: Man Executed for Rape, Murder of Girl

A man was today executed for the rape of an 18-year old girl in a village near the regional capital of Gedo region of...

Somalia’s Farmajo Skips Meeting With Somaliland’s Bihi. The Reason.

Dr. Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of Ethiopia, it was reported, had dual objectives behind the invitation he extended to the President of the Republic...

Somalia: Chinese deal angers fishing communities, sparks concerns over sovereignty and piracy

A new fishing deal signed between the Somalia government and vessels tied to the China Overseas Fisheries Association raises serious questions. Some Somalis, particularly...

Natasia Urbano once graced the covers of Vogue. Now she’s living on the streets

Nastasia Urbano lived a glamorous New York life in her 20s. A life many people would envy. Every night saw her dining in lavish style with...

Dolapo Badmos: Nigerian police officer tells gays: Leave country or face prosecution

A high-ranking Nigerian policewoman has warned gay people living in the country to leave or risk criminal prosecution. Dolapo Badmos, a Chief Superintendent and spokeswoman...

Somali refugee takes a unique journey to becoming a Utah Highway Patrol trooper

Utah Highway Patrol trooper Daud Eftin, a refugee from Somalia, is pictured in Murray on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. In 1998, his family was...

Ethiopia Allows Refugees To Leave Camp To Work

Ethiopia passed a law on Thursday giving almost 1 million refugees the right to work and live outside of camps, in a move praised...

Amnesty International decries Europe’s ‘outdated’ rape laws

Germany is one of only eight European countries that define rape as sex without consent. Amnesty International says governments must overhaul "outdated" laws that...

The Vanishing Nuclear Taboo? How Disarmament Fell Apart

On April 5, 2009, U.S. President Barack Obama stood before a massive crowd in Prague and gave a soaring speech announcing his commitment to...

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Russia, France and Germany Voice Support for Nuclear DEal with Iran Despite US Pulling...

The leaders of Russia, France and Germany have underscored the need to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, stressing their commitment to boosting...

Somalia: Ex-Minister Elabe Among 9 Killed in Mogadishu Suicide Bomb

Militant group Al Shabab exploded a suicide car bomb and killed at least nine people, including Somalia’s former foreign minister, near the presidential palace...

US Court Jury Finds Somalia’s Colonel Tukeh Guilty as Torturer

A jury has found a northern Virginia man who once served as a colonel in the Somali Army responsible for torturing a man more...