Lions and other big cats are coming under increasing threat from an insatiable appetite for luxury products and trophies sold on the black market, conservationists warn. Panthera, a global wild cat conservation organization, provides evidence of targeted poaching of lions...
The year 2002 marked the return of the multiparty elections in Somaliland. It comes after two decades of authoritarian rule in what some refer as the primary cause of the failed Union. Then followed by a short term of...
To make its decision, the Chamber received submissions from the parties and participants regarding the possible sentence, heard witnesses and admitted evidence THE HAGUE, Netherlands, November 7, 2019/ -- On 7 November 2019, Trial Chamber VI of the International Criminal...
A soldier on the African Union Mission in Somalia standing guard on a street during a security operation in Mogadishu, Somalia. EPA/Tobin Jones In an ever more urbanising world, peacekeepers will increasingly operate in cities. In a recent article, we analysed how attacks...
Covers of CPJ's 'Attacks on the Press' books. Starting in 1987, the annual publication acted as a database of press freedom violations. (CPJ/Mustafa Hameed) By Elana Beiser/CPJ Editorial Director He couldn’t have known it at the time, but when a Moroccan court...
As part of our IDP Camps series, Radio Ergo spoke to impoverished pastoralist parents in a remote camp in the northern Sool region about their fears for the future of their children. The camp has no school and the...
By Goth Mohamed Goth The President of the Republic of Somaliland, Mr. Muse Bihi Abdi, has issued Presidential decree No JSL / XM / XKQ / 222 / 1-378 / 112019 and JSL / XM / WM / 222-379 /...
To most, a functionally independent country that lies in the northern part of modern Somalia with a separate government, education system, and even a coast guard would be something out of a fantasy novel. However, Somaliland, hidden on the Horn of...
The Somaliland Coast Guard fights against various illicit trafficking, namely illegal immigration, illegal fishing, maritime piracy, maritime terrorism, but also the fight against and protection of the marine environment of the Republic of Somaliland. It works on the research...
Heavy rains in late October have caused widespread flooding in Somalia, displacing close to 270,000 people. The worst affected region is Hiiraan, in central Somalia, where Beledweyne district is flooded. People there have left their homes and have gone...

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