Sunday, January 29, 2023

Rep. Ilhan Omar calls out Republicans ahead of potential vote to take away committee...

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar scorned Republican House Speaker Kevin McCarthy Wednesday as the GOP attempt to remove her from the House Foreign...

Somalia’s bid to join EAC now enters verification stage

The East African Community (EAC) on Wednesday officially launched the verification mission to assess the Federal Republic of Somalia’s readiness to join the regional...

IATA Welcomes Restoration of ‘Class A’ ATC Services over Somalia

Geneva - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomes the reclassification of airspace over Somalia and the surrounding region to Class A. This will take...

US airstrike in Somalia kills several al-Shabab militants

The U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) announced that it conducted a collective self-defense strike in Somalia on January 23, 2023, at the request of the...

Somalia’s State of Affairs; a Response to Professor Abdiwahab Abdisamad – Abdi Noor Mohamed

As a Somali Kenyan academic, I rarely respond to many analyses on Somalia. But I occasionally find reason to respond especially when my peers...

Local Somali soccer group says ‘discriminatory’ rules left players sidelined CBC

A frustrating struggle between a local Somali soccer group and the eastern Ontario soccer association has left dozens of young soccer players on the...

Terror attacks halt works on crucial Lapsset project The Star

Terrorism is slowing progress :-Rising terror attacks have forced security bosses to suspend construction of a crucial road linking Kenya and South Sudan. Workers on...

Refusing to stay silent on media directives, Somali journalist goes on trial VOA

JOHANNESBURG — The old maxim that “the pen is mightier than the sword” couldn’t be more appropriate when it comes to Somali journalist Abdalle...

Somalia condemns Sweden for allowing Quran burning

Somalia has strongly condemned the actions of the Swedish authorities for allowing an extremist to burn a copy of the Holy Quran in front...

Erdogan threatens to block Sweden’s NATO bid over Quran burning protests

Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned Sweden o Monday that it should not expect support for its bid to join the North Atlantic Treaty...

News in English

US military kills senior Islamic State official in Somalia

U.S. special operations forces have killed a senior Islamic State group official and 10 other terrorist operatives in remote northern Somalia, the Biden administration...

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