Saturday, February 27, 2021

Bollywood Film on Pirate Attack of Somalia Underway

Mumbai: Producer Siddharth Roy Kapur has signed on director Vinil Mathew and screenwriter Sudip Sharma for a dramatic thriller inspired by true events surrounding a...

US Suspends Aid to Much of Somali Military

PENTAGON — The United States is suspending aid for much of Somalia’s armed forces over corruption concerns, U.S. officials confirmed to VOA on Thursday. The suspension...

Somalia: Suicide bomber hits Mogadishu police academy

At least 10 people were killed in a suicide blast at a police academy in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, officials said. Dressed in a police...

U.S. commander orders new probe into Somalia raid

WASHINGTON – The head of U.S. Africa Command has asked for an additional investigation into whether civilians were killed during a deadly August raid...

Support programmes give Somali returnees a chance to rebuild

UNHCR equips refugees who wish to return to Somalia with the skills to help them start over. However, more needs to be done. Fadumo* furrows...

After Somalia airstrikes, future unclear for group facing deportation

A suspected airstrike carried out by the United States hit southern Somalia just days after a flight filled with 92 detainees from the United...

US drone strike removes ‘imminent threat’ to Somali capital

A U.S. military drone strike on a vehicle carrying explosives in Somalia has removed “an imminent threat to the people of Mogadishu” by the...

WHO prepositions over 30 tons of emergency medicines and medical supplies across Somalia

The World Health Organization (WHO) today supported the Somali Federal Ministry of Health with a shipment of over 32 tons of medicines and medical...

Kenya disputes UN claim that KDF killed 40 Somali civilians “Nation”

The Kenyan government is disputing allegations in a new United Nations report that its forces were responsible for 40 civilian deaths in Somalia during...

Somalia-bound flight carrying Twin Cities deportees returns to U.S.

In what has been called a bizarre turn of events, a plane bound for Somalia carrying deportees, including two Twin Cities men, returned to...

News in English

Ugaas Hassan finally laid to rest

The corpse of the renowned traditional elder of Xawadle clan was finally laid to rest in a well known cemetery called Daara Ugaas near...

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