Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Somalia: Scuffle Stops Mogadishu Airport Operations

An undignified scuffle between two government departments brought operations to a standstill at the country's main international airport, Adan Adde, Thursday morning. One-on-one fighting broke...

Al-Shabaab Calls For Attacks On US, French Interests In Djibouti

The leader of jihadist group Al-Shabaab has called for attacks on "American and French interests" in  Djibouti, less than two weeks before the country's...

Somalia: Al-Shabaab Hits at the Heart of Mogadishu with Mortars

The attack targeted UN-AU peacekeeping mission headquarters, killing three and injuring five, a police official said. At least three civilians have been killed and five...

Somalia: Out of Many, None

There is still deadlock over when and how to hold the next national elections. This dispute is between regional politicians and the existing president...

Why American Embassy’s Botched Somalia Policy Is Making Things Worse

America should be supporting democracy and not any one leader, especially if that leader displays an interest in dictatorship. It has now been six weeks...

Somalia : EU High Representative Josep Borrell Tells Somalia Leaders to Agree or Forget...

Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell on the current political situation Brussels, 23/03/2021 - 15:34, UNIQUE ID: 210323_17 Statements by the HR/VP Somalia’s leaders need to...

Somalia: Turkey Jets in More Armaments to Farmajo Compromising Expected Political Settlement

Turkey has sent a shipment of weapons and armored vehicles to Somalia during a season for foreign meddling in the country’s internal political affairs...

Somalia: Jubaland Leader Warns Farmaajo to Bear Consequences for Sending More Troops to Gedo

Jubaland government has accused the Federal Government of deploying troops and heavy weaponry in the Gedo region amid an ongoing drought that has since...

Resolution of Somalia Elections Impasse Crucial for Ethiopia and Kenya

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Somalia is, once again, in political turmoil. The Horn of Africa nation’s opposition leaders say they no longer recognise the authority of President Mohamed Abdullahi...

Additional Human Trafficking Routes Identified Include Kenya, Somaliland

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A new report has identified additional smuggling routes, once again revealing Kenya’s intricate web of extensive criminal activity with well-established local and international networks. The...