Monday, July 13, 2020

Somalia’s al-Shabaab journalist Hassan Hanafi is executed

A Somali journalist who helped al-Shabaab kill five fellow reporters has been executed by firing squad. Hassan Hanafi, once a respected broadcaster, was sentenced to...

Watch: Al-Kattaib’s video film of El Adde Raid Show KDF Absence of Combat...

The Al-Kattaib Foundation for Media Productions of Al-Shabaab released  a 48-minute video film of the raid the fighters made on El Adde camp on...

Somalia: Assassins who killed Journalist Hindia Executed

Two al-Shabaab members have been executed by firing squad (Saturday) for the murder of a journalist killed by a car bomb last year in...

Piracy scourge may return to Somalia’s coast, experts warn

Experts have issued a warning that the threat of piracy may return in the Indian ocean, off Somalia’s coast. https://twitter.com/AnankeGroup/status/718357295441309698 They further add that anti-piracy patrols...

Photos: Thousands may die in parched Somalia, Somaliland, UN warns

Severe droughts are stifling northern Somalia and forecasts of little rain this year will make things worse, particularly in northern Somalia where people are...

Misleading Puntland and holding Somalia hostage: The hypocrisy of Abdiweli Gaas

In February 2106, I published a short article titled “Puntland is experiencing a crisis of leadership, not an electoral dispute with the Federal Government”...

Shootings in Somalia’s Capital Leave 7 Dead

Seven people, including three intelligence security officers, died Saturday in three shootings in Mogadishu, according to witnesses in Somalia's capital.The violence came a day...

Al-Shabaab offers Somalis security, stability in exchange for Shariah law

In this coastal city on the Horn of Africa, about 130 miles south of the capital of Mogadishu, the Al-Shabaab terrorist organization holds sway.But...

Suicide bombing in Somalia kills at least nine people, wounds 10 others

Al-Shabaab, which has ties with al-Qaeda, claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it targeted officials from Puntland, a semiautonomous state in northeastern Somalia. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ynk_P9-_t-Y The bomber...

WATCH: THE RISE OF AL-SHABAB IN SOMALIA

Months ahead of scheduled elections in Somalia, which has endured more than 20 years of civil war, a militant group with ties to Al-Qaeda...

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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...