Monday, July 13, 2020

UN Security Council to make Somalia visit ahead of vote

The UN Security Council will travel to Somalia this month to show support for elections scheduled in August, Egypt’s UN Ambassador and this month’s...

Hassan Sheikh: A chameleon hatching plots against the State of Somaliland

There has been a concerted effort, of a slanderous campaign, against the peace- loving people of Somaliland orchestrated by the undemocratically elected Somali’s leader...

Al-Shabaab recaptures region seized by gov’t forces in central Somalia

Islamist militant group, Al-Shabaab recaptured Runir-god location, 180 kilometers north of the capital Mogadishu on Sunday amid heavy fightings with Somali forces. Runir-god which is...

British Army team in Somalia on UN peacekeeping duties

A British Army team has arrived in Somalia as part of a United Nations mission to counter Islamist militants.An advance party of about 10...

THE ORANGE-BEARDED JIHADI GENERAL SPREADING ISIS BRAND IN SOMALIA

An orange-bearded jihadi general is leading the Islamic State militant group’s growth in the failed East African state of Somalia after defecting from the...

El Nino Could Cause Famine to Return in Somalia

The weather changer known as El Nino has left countries in east Africa in danger of famine, according to a group of nongovernmental organizations...

ISIS In Somalia: Islamic State Claims First-Ever Attack In Mogadishu While Courting Al-Shabab

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Monday for its first terrorist attack in Somalia. In an official statement circulated on social media, the extremist group...

Uganda: New Somalia Soldier Allowances Unfair – MPs

The Government should renegotiate terms and benefits of Uganda People's Defence Forces' (UPDF) peace keeping mission in Somalia, MPs on the Defence and Internal Affairs...

How Indonesia Deals with Current Piracy Could Determine Whether it Becomes the ‘New Somalia’

Indonesia’s handling of a recent spate of hijackings of coal-laden tugboats and the kidnap of their crews could determine whether the country’s already serious...

Al-Shabab Coastal Raid Spurs Puntland Security Measures

A daring but ultimately unsuccessful raid by al-Shabab fighters off the coast of Somalia last month has led authorities to change the way they...

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The Djibouti Near Miss and the New Taiwan Connection

On 14th June 2020 Somaliland and Somalia met in Djibouti for a four-day summit. The summit, the first serious one since the two-sided started...
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Somaliland: National Political Parties Sign 2020 Parliamentary, Municipal Elections

The three national political parties of Somaliland signed an election timeline that will not go beyond 2020 today, Sunday. Eng. Faisal Ali Waraabe, UCID Chairman,...
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Somalia: Hirshabelle President Sees Sense in Somaliland Re-affirmation of Sovereignty

The President of the Federal Somalia State of Hirshabelle, Mohamed Abdi Waare, speaking at the Dhuusamareeb convention of Somalia federal states, Saturday, conceded that...