Saturday, May 25, 2019

Trump-Israel Leaked Deal Legalizes Settlements, Dehumanizes Palestinians

Israel newspaper publishes terms of ‘Deal of Century’ The main points of US President Donald Trump’s much-derided plan for the Middle East, the so-called “deal...

Conviction of Noor Widens Gulf Between Minneapolis Police, Somali Community

Noor verdict sparks disappointment, outrage within local Somali community. Many say the murder trial of the former Minneapolis police officer has widened the gulf with...

UN Abraded for Putting Somalia, Congo on Boards Protecting Women Rights

To include Somalia and Congo, notorious for violation of human rights and especially those of women and children, on boards protecting women's rights is...

US Military Says It Killed Less Civilians in 2018 than it Did the Year...

United States military actions killed about 120 civilians and injured 65 others in Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan and Somalia last year, the Pentagon said in...

Mistaking Somaliland for Somalia, Mother Asks FGS to Secure Release of Women Detained in...

The mother of one of the two Canadian women detained in Somaliland since January is pleading with the government in Canada to secure their...

So Much Harder for Unrecognized States such as Somaliland to Combat Poverty

Political and economic isolation are the overarching characteristics of the world’s many unrecognized and de facto states. Caught in a catch-22 of non-recognition, these countries...

President Museveni Gravely Insults Somalia Again

"If you are angry and you are aggressive, you ask for permission and we deploy you to Somalia", President Yoweri K Museveni tells his...

Somalia Promises Swift Criminal Charges Against People Who Publish Grievances on Social Media

The Chief Judge of Banadir Regional Appellate Court, Somalia,  today, promised quick action against plaintiffs and complainants who disparage the Somalia justice system on social...

The Forgotten Heroes of Empire: Reports States UK Neglected Colonial-Era African Soldiers It Led...

People & Power investigates the UK's scandalous neglect of its colonial-era African soldiers. During World War II, Britain mobilised a huge, now-forgotten, army of African...

Turkey Calls China’s treatment of Uighur Community ‘An Embarrassment To Humanity’, Demands Closure of...

Ankara calls for UN to act on ‘human tragedy’ of re-education of the Turkic-speaking minority in Xinjiang province Turkey has condemned China’s treatment of its...

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Raila Odinga Hosts Somaliland Delegation Days After Somalia Minister, MPs Blocked Entry

This was days after three members of Somalia delegation were denied entry at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, raising questions about Nairobi's relationship with Mogadishu. Those...

Three in four children in Puntland face acute food shortages, warns Save the Children

Just one in four children in Puntland, Somalia, has access to sufficient food, a new assessment by Save the Children reveals today (Thursday). These...

AFRICOM Executes an Airstrike in Puntland

The United States military said on Thursday "two terrorists" were killed in a drone strike against pro-Islamic State fighters in northeastern Somalia. The US Africa...