Friday, January 28, 2022
The world makes much ado of people and organizations – and even governments – assisting militant, fringe organizations engaged in nefarious schemes against the larger humanity. These include ter  rorists, pirates, drug dealers, and human traffickers.  Among these the...
A street scene in Mogadishu, Somalia as pictured April 26, 2021. A journalist in the city was detained and a news outlet there was raided. (Reuters/Feisal Omar) April 29, 2021 — The Committee to Protect Journalists today expressed alarm at recent...
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  WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. military advisors have secretly operated in Somalia since around 2007 and Washington plans to deepen its security assistance to help the country fend off threats by Islamist militant group al Shabaab, U.S. officials said. The comments...
Three people, including a suicide bomber, were killed Tuesday morning in an attack outside Turkey's largest overseas military base in the Somali capital Mogadishu. Somali government spokesman Ismail Mukhtar Oronjo told Anadolu Agency that security guards shot the bomber who...
By Hassan Mudane At least one hundred lawmakers converged together to Discuss and demand the removal of the current President Hassan Sheik Mahmoud from office in Mogadishu on Tuesday. The 130 Somali parliamentarians in a signed a statement on Tuesday demanding...
250 households will each receive a total of USD 210 over a three – month period to support their families KISMAYO, Somalia, April 14, 2021/APO Group/ -- UN-Habitat has disbursed the first tranche of direct cash transfers of USD 70...
European Commission   MEMO   Brussels, 9 September 2013   Conference "A New Deal for Somalia"   The conference "A new deal for Somalia" is a high-level event organised jointly by the European Union and Somalia in Brussels.   Why:   Somalia's eight-year transition ended in September 2012, with the peaceful...
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Charcoal-powered coffee machine - living in a recovering failed state like Somalia means being innovative At The Village Restaurant, a popular open-air hangout for Mogadishu's returning diaspora community, a charcoal-powered Italian espresso machine brews Somalia's best cappuccino. Wi-fi internet beams throughout...