Saturday, August 24, 2019

Will Obama Lose Somalia Too?

When President Barack Obama laid out his strategy to combat the Islamic State (ISIL, ISIS, Daesh), he cited both Yemen and Somalia as examples...

Britain votes to leave EU, Cameron quits as markets dive

Britain has voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow to the European...

Leaders gather for controversial World Humanitarian Summit

Hundreds of world leaders have gathered in Istanbul for the opening of the first World Humanitarian Summit, organised by the United Nations.The objective of...

Mothers are the government’s best allies against Islamic State recruiters

DEQA HUSSEN is the mother of Abdirizak Warsame, one of ten Minnesota Somalis indicted in the trial of young men allegedly recruited by Islamic...

Barack Obama’s going to do something this week that no sitting president has ever...

After the Supreme Court effectively legalised gay marriage and voted to preserve a key aspect of Obamacare, Barack Obama hinted that he would make criminal justice...

Theresa May will be Britain’s next prime minister

JUST when it looked like Westminster was settling into a long summer of party-leadership elections, Andrea Leadsom this morning cut the Conservative contest short...

Why the US is refusing to come to Syria rescue

Obama clearly doesn't think that emotional arguments should influence his administration's decisions.Over the past few weeks, I have come across a whole host of...

London elects Sadiq Khan, first Muslim mayor, after ugly campaign

Sadiq Khan, a practicing Muslim and Labour Party politician, has been elected mayor of London, marking a political milestone in the Western world.Londoners voted...

Muhammad Ali And Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Denounce Donald Trump’s Demagoguery

Last Sunday night, in his address to the American people in the wake of the recent terrorist attacks by Islamic extremists in Paris and San...

Brazil’s Senate Votes to Begin Impeachment Trial of Dilma Rousseff

After an all-night debate, Brazil’s Senate voted Thursday morning to suspend President Dilma Rousseff and begin an impeachment trial against her, ousting a deeply...

Latest article

Somaliland: ISCO Members Agree on Ground Rules for Platform

Independent Civil Society Organisations (ISCO Somaliland) member organizations, today, Saturday, agreed on ground rules which will regulate basic platform membership, good conduct, and governance...

Somaliland: Barring Boris Johnson’s Girlfriend from the US for a Somaliland Visit is Pure...

Carrie Symonds, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s girlfriend, has reportedly been denied a visa to the United States for having traveled to Somaliland. It’s a sin...

Jubaland Election Results Mired by Conflicting Regional Interests

Regional interests shaped Thursday’s elections in Somalia’s semi-autonomous region of Jubaland, with two people claiming to have won the presidency. On Thursday, Jubaland’s politicians held...