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Somalia: Thousands of Soldiers Abandon Key Positions for Lack of Pay

Tens of thousands of soldiers stationed at critical posts to keep the Al Qaida-linked Al Shabaab fighters at bay have abandoned their positions to march...

Somalia: KDF Pulls Out of Second Gedo Base Making Leaders More Jittery

Leaders in Somalia are questioning the recent abandonment of a military base in the country by Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers, saying the move...

Somalia: Al Shabaab Captures Bal’ad, Frees Prisoners

The Al-Qaeda-linked, Islamist fighters, Al Shabaab, captured and held Bal'ad administrative district for several hours before leaving it on its own on Monday. The fighters,...
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New Zealand Killer Had Trump in his Manifesto

US President Donald Trump has called New Zealand's prime minister to express his condolences and has described the attack as "a horrible horrible thing"....

How Did the US Get Heavily Involved in Somalia Air War?

Where is the United States at war? It’s a hard question to answer. Inevitably though, at least in the last four years, this sentence...

Suspect in New Zealand Mosques Shooting Charged, 49 Dead

A 28-year-old man has been charged with murder in connection with an unprecedented attack on two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch on Friday,...

Somalia: Another Deadly Bomb Goes Off Near Mogadishu’s Villa Somalia

Al Shabab claimed responsibility for the blast in a heavily guarded area of Mogadishu near the presidential palace A car bomb in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, has...

Somalia: A Well-known Sultan Shot Dead in Mosque

An unknown assailant killed Sultan Bashir Musa Mohamed Abdikarim (Bashir Muse Konte)  in a mosque in Bossasso, the commercial, port city of Puntland, one...

Somalia: Violent Demonstrations Mark Another Senseless Killing of a Driver by Government

Violent demonstrations erupted after a municipal warden, uniformed guards who make the rounds with municipal tax collectors, shot a tricycle driver. Traffic was closed to...

Minneapolis, US: Somali Youth Gangs Locked in Bitter Feud Trouble Community

A group of Somali volunteers including Abdirahman Mukhtar, left, and Abdullahi Farah gave out pizza and tea to young people from a stand Friday...

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Eritrea, Ethiopia to revamp Roads Connecting Them

Ethiopia and Eritrea will sign an agreement to rebuild the road infrastructure connecting the two countries as part of an EU-funded project in a...

Somaliland, UN Exploring Equitable Special Aid Arrangement

Modeled after the successful 'special aid arrangement' on which international organizations deal with Somaliland to ensure that aid flow directly reaches Somaliland without falling...

Somaliland Ready to Take Its Rightful Place Alongside Sovereign Nations

The president of the Republic of Somaliland, His Excellency Musa Bihi Abdi, Sunday, addressed a joint session of the country's bi-cameral House. He delivered his...