Thursday, May 28, 2020

Somalia: Daesh levies taxation on Puntland businesses

A militant group associated with Daesh in Syria and Iraq has started levying taxes on businesses in Somalia, Garowe Online reported yesterday. “The traders and businesses in...

Somali Regional States Suspend Ties With Federal Government

The leaders of Somalia's federal member states said Saturday that they had suspended all ties with the central government in what was likely another...

Hargeisa & Goma rise from ashes to become havens of peace and development

On Friday, September 21st marked the UN-endorsed International Day of Peace or World Peace Day. The objective of the holiday is to encourage world peace and...

Somalia buys good image to cover follies: Diplomacy for sale!

In recent months, the leaders of Somalia have shown how easy it is to bend international diplomats to their own will. They have done...

Senior Saudi prince says CIA cannot be trusted on Khashoggi conclusion

A senior Saudi prince cast doubt upon the reported CIA finding that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal...

Comey misled Congress on dossier in closed-door testimony, transcript shows

The timeline that fired FBI Director James Comey provided to lawmakers on who funded the anti-Trumpdossier conflicts with court filings and congressional testimony. Mr. Comey, in...

Briton among 15 killed in terror attack at luxury hotel complex in Kenya

People climbed out of windows and hid under desks to escape as security forces fought gun battles with militant fighters. At least 15 people have...

Somalia: Ethiopia Air Force Bombards Al-Shabaab, 2 Leaders Among Killed

The Ethiopian National Defence Force, ENDF, says its Air Force has bombarded bases of militant group Al-Shabaab in Somalia killing two leaders of the...
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Kenya: Somali Refugee Population Shrinks as ‘Violence, Hunger Declines in Country, Study Reveals

The number of Somalis in urgent need of food assistance has dropped by almost half, while terrorist-related deaths linked to al-Shabaab have fallen by...

Somalia Police Release Photos of Al Shabaab Assassins

The Somalia police force, Monday, released the photos of three young men who were said to be members of assassination units the Islamist militant...

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Why is Somalia Failing Under Farmaajo, Khaire Reins

Many believe a change of government will be a welcome upgrade on life under Farmaajo and Khaire. However, don’t count on the hope there...

Thousands Protest in Minneapolis Over Death of George Floyd Following Violent Arrest

Video of George Floyd's arrest shows him repeatedly saying "I can't breathe" as a police officer kneels on his neck. Thousands of people have gathered...

Who has Still an Ounce of Optimism of Somalia?

Is there logic behind the disruption of our state? Is it the consequence of our doings what is happening? Are we taking our democracy...