Thursday, August 6, 2020

Why The World’s Powers Are Jostling For Djibouti

As China tries to control the seas, Djibouti becomes a very important player in India's strategic interests. Djibouti – situated at the mouth of the...

Mogadishu Names Somaliland-born Members to Sub-committees to Fail Resumed Somaliland, Somalia Talks Again

Technical sub-committees to thrash out the fine points in areas relating to shared airspace management, the non-politicization of aid and development and security should...

Government Publicizes Djibouti Somalia/Somaliland Communique, Waddani Questions Content, Timing

Five days after the conclusion of a summit consultation meeting between the Presidents of the Republic of Somaliland and Federal Somalia, followed by a...

What are Somaliland and Somalia Discussing in Djibouti?

As Somalia conducts talks with the unrecognised government of breakaway region Somaliland, Andrew Mueller asks if Somaliland’s time might be coming.   The Foreign Desk Report...
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International Community to Moderate in the Somaliland/Somalia Case or No Dice – President Bihi

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, Thursday, called the international community, international agencies to justly mediate the Somaliland,...

Djibouti: Somalia Buys More Time on Implementing Afore-reached Agreements with Somaliland in Signed 5-Point...

Somaliland and Somalia technical committee that convened in Djibouti for the past three days signed late last night a five-point preliminary agreement. The technical committee was...

Kenya Fails to Garner Enough Votes to Win UN Seat, Goes to 2nd Round...

Kenya has defeated Djibouti in the race for the non-permanent seat at the United Nations (UN) Security Council in the just concluded vote. This means that...

OIC Secretariat Welcome Resuscitated Somaliland, Somalia Talks

The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) welcomed the initiative taken by H.E. Mr. Ismaïl Omar Guelleh, President of the Republic...

Djibouti Summit Linked To The Last Lap In UNSC Race Against Kenya

SUMMARY • Kenya is officially Africa Union’s endorsed candidate after an election in Ethiopia in which Nairobi garnered 37 votes against Djibouti’s 13 in a...

Somaliland, Somalia Talks Start On 2nd Day After Summit Presentations

For the eighth time since February 2012 and London, the United Kingdom, the two Eastern Africa countries Somaliland and Somaliland, and erstwhile partners in...

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Turkey to Train At Least One-Third of All Somalian Troops

Nearly 2,500 Somalian soldiers trained by Turkish military staff so far, with a target of 5,000, says Turkish ambassador Mogadishu - With roughly one of...

Fireworks, Ammonium Nitrate Likely Fueled Beirut explosion

The scale of the damage resembles other blasts involving the chemical compound commonly used as an agricultural fertilizer. Fireworks and ammonium nitrate appear to have...

AMISOM Gets New Commander in Somalia

The African Union Mission troop in Somalia ushers a new force commander in Mogadishu.   Lieutenant General Diomede Ndegeya who arrived on Sunday would lead a...