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Somaliland: 5 Die under Conditions Heavy Rains Created in Hargeisa

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, toured, Monday evening, a number of areas in the capital which heavy...

Somaliland: Poached Cheetah Cubs on their Way to Gulf Intercepted

Conservation fund estimates that about 300 cubs are stolen from the region each year, with illegal pet markets in the Middle East the likely...

$100 mln AfDB Cyclone Response Plan for Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe

Following the devastating impact of Cyclone Idai and the unprecedented loss of life and property in Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Malawi, the African Development Bank...

Investing in Resilience in Somaliland – EU Press Release

On 1 April 2019, the European Union and the Government of Somaliland organised a workshop on "Investing in resilience in Somaliland". The event gathered...

Bridging the Gap in the Nile Waters Dispute

Ethiopia is building a mighty dam on the Blue Nile, promising economic benefits for both itself and Sudan. But Egypt fears for its freshwater...

The Promise of a Severe Drought Looms over Somaliland, Somalia

Sporadic, below average rains and persistent drought since 2016 sees an estimated 1.7 million people in critical need of humanitarian assistance in Somaliland, a...

Somaliland: Agencies Begin Water-trucking to Help IDPs Cope with Shortage

Following several calls which the government of Somaliland made of an impending, critical shortage of water supplies in large parts of the country, both national...

Aloe Sanguinalis: New Red Aloe From Somaliland

Aloe sanguinalis, or Somali Red Aloe, forms large, conspicuous clumps and has blood red sap. Its can easily be spotted from the road, but...

The Ilhan Omar Controversy Reveals a Larger Struggle Over Israel

The controversy that swirled around Congress this week after Rep. Ilhan Omar insinuated that politicians only support Israel because of donations from wealthy Jews...

Over 1.5 mln Somalis still face acute food crisis: UN report

More than 1.5 million people in Somalia are still facing acute food insecurity through June due to impacts of below-average Deyr season rainfall, said...

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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...