Saturday, September 21, 2019

Analysis: Islamic State ramps up attack claims in Somalia

Over the last month, the Islamic State has conducted several assassinations inside Somalia, representing an increase in the number of attacks emanating from its...

Somaliland Cannot Win Fight In Strait Jacket

The Somaliland-Somalia dialogue on their future relations started almost six- years ago; these talks went off the tracks and led to nowhere. That was...

Somalia Is a Country Without an Army “Somalia is like cleaning a pig,” one...

The United Nations and foreign powers claim they are dedicated to building up the Somali National Army. Instead, they have become complicit in its...

Somalia remains one of the largest, most complex emergencies, says country’s UN relief coordinator

In New York to update Member States and partners on the humanitarian and development situation in Somalia, the United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia said...

Somalia parliaments endorse PM’s vote delay request

Few hours after the Somali prime minister has asked the parliament to give him ten more days to 'consummate his cabinet ahead of cabinet...

Overcome Recurring Droughts, Not Postpone Them in Northeastern Horn of Africa – de Clercq

The head of United Nations humanitarian efforts in Somalia today underlined the importance of improving communities’ resilience to better withstand the effects of recurring...

Burundi threatens to sue AU, pull out troops from Somalia

Burundi has threatened to sue the African Union (AU) over failure to pay its peacekeeping troops in Somalia. President Pierre Nkurunziza said the Burundian forces...

Somalia: Five Dead As El Wak Falls to Al-Shabaab

Heavily armed fighters from Al-Shabaab have launched deadly attack on Somali army base outside El Wak town near Kenya border, witness said on Friday....

Somalia: Police Warn of Explosives-laden Car in Mogadishu, Using a Misleading Image

Somalia police command has put out an alert for an explosives-laden Toyota Prado car suspected to have been smuggled into the city. In a press...

AMISOM evaluates its transition plan for Somalia (Press Statement)

Mogadishu, 14 April 2018 - Senior commanders from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), have concluded weeklong deliberations on their transition plan in...

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Did President Farmajo of Somalia Cancel Planned Visit to U.S.?

Somalia President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, has cancelled his planned trip to New York this week as the Horn of Africa nation faces political crisis...

The UAE Will Triumph Over Iran in the Next Middle Eastern War

As Iranian bluster again increases, it could very well be Abu Dhabi that teaches Tehran a permanent lesson. The eleventh annual Council on Foreign Relations’...

Somaliland: Frankincense Dates Back to Biblical Days

Franincense was as good as gold im ancient times Early civilizations used camels to transport frankincense along the global trade routes. It was one of...