Thursday, December 12, 2019

New UN envoy seeks lasting progress on peace, prosperity in Somalia Xinhua

MOGADISHU, June 25 (Xinhua) -- Newly appointed special representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia, James Swan arrived in Mogadishu on Tuesday, vowing to...

AU, Somali forces kill 35 al-Shabaab militants – Xinhua

A total of 35 al-Shabab militants were killed and several others injured after an exchange of fire between Somali national army, backed by African...

Update: Al-Shabaab car bomb kills at least six in central Mogadishu

At least six people were killed when a suicide car bomb struck a local government office in central Mogadishu on Sunday, destroying the building...

DP World CEO: All options open following Djibouti port court ruling CNBC

DP World's chairman and CEO has told CNBC that he is looking at all options after a ruling by the London Court of International...

Joint communique issued after bilateral talks between president Farmaajo and Ithiopia PM Abiy Ahmed

 At the invitation of the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed ‘Farmaajo’, the Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic...

Somalia’s international partners gravely concerned over clashes near Tukaraq

Somalia’s international partners are gravely concerned over the latest armed clashes taking place today near the Tukaraq area of the Sool region between Puntland...

At least 10 dead in Somalia attack AAP

Suspected militants armed with AK47 rifles have killed at least 10 people in an attack outside Mogadishu. While no one has yet taken responsibility for...

US airstrike in Somalia kills 35 al-Shabab extremists AP

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The United States military said Monday that its latest airstrike in Somalia killed 35 fighters with the al-Shabab extremist group not...

More than two million Muslims begin hajj pilgrimage

More than two million Muslims from around the globe on Sunday started the hajj pilgrimage at Islam's holiest sites in Saudi Arabia, one of...

Somali man jailed weeks after being granted right to work in UK following five-year...

A man in the Midlands has been jailed for more than five years - after finally being granted the right to come to Britain. Abdi-Mahad...

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