Monday, May 27, 2019

Shabaab Raids Jubbaland, AMISOM Positions

The islamist militants, Al Shabaab, attacked Jubbaland army and Kenyan defense Force (KDF) positions at Bilis Qooqaani, some 162 kms outside Kismayu, capital of...
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Somaliland, Kenya Scale up Bilateral, Regional Cooperation

A high-level delegation from Somaliland government and political parties returned to Hargeisa, the capital of the Republic of Somaliland, Saturday, ending a successful visit...

This is how easily the U.S. and Iran could blunder into war

As tensions mount between the United States and Iran, American and Iranian leaders publicly insist they want to avoid war. Yet history is littered...

‘We need to win Britain’s culture war,’ says Greens’ Magid

“People don’t remember what you say, they remember how you made them feel,” says Magid Magid, a campaigner for the UK’s Green Party. The 29-year-old...

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...

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...

Choosing Boris Johnson as prime minister would be a dangerous gamble

Before making their bet, Conservatives should ask themselves three big questions THE CONSERVATIVE PARTY has a long history of making big bets on mavericks whenever...

UN Official Asks International Partners to Energize Somalia ‘Upward Trajectory’

...encouraged by ‘Somaliland’ President Muse Bihi's remarks on 18 May expressing his readiness to promote peace with Puntland, including through the exchange of prisoners,...

Other Countries Stow Row Behind Kenya, Somalia Dispute

The oil and turf disputes are boiling over amid a surge in the activities of foreign countries in Somalia, which Kenya flagged as a...

Russia, France and Germany Voice Support for Nuclear DEal with Iran Despite US Pulling...

The leaders of Russia, France and Germany have underscored the need to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, stressing their commitment to boosting...

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Actor Clooney Troubled by ISIS Threats, Afraid for Family Security

As Amal Clooney brings charges against the Islamic State to the French courts, her husband, George Clooney, is opening up about the frequent security risks...

Somalia: Farmaajo Gives JKIA A Wide Berth Fearing Humiliation

Following the latest incident where three top government officials from Somalia were blocked from entering Kenya, President Mohammed Farmaajo on Friday avoided Nairobi on...

Israelis Protest Against PM Netanyahu, Proposed Immunity Legislation

Tens of thousands of Israelis gathered in the central city of Tel Aviv on Saturday, protesting proposed legislation granting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu immunity...