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The African Union adopts the AU Peace Fund

0 Visits: 448 | Tuesday July 19, 2016 - 20:32:51
The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, welcomes the groundbreaking decision of the Assembly of the African Union to institute a levy of 0,2 percent on eligible imports, in order to address the funding challenges the African Union has faced since its inception.

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Turkish Embassy in Mogadishu issues Statement on the Military Coup Attempt

0 Visits: 498 | Sunday July 17, 2016 - 21:30:46
"On the evening of July 15th, a faction of the Turkish Armed Forces attempted to stage a coup in various cities of Turkey, particularly in Ankara and Istanbul.

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A Flight Recorder Found at Somalia Shores, amid Missing Malaysian Airliner MH370

0 Visits: 726 | Saturday May 07, 2016 - 21:16:50
Mogadishu, SOMALIA; (Horn Observer) Unknown device said to have been a flight recorder was found at the Somalia Gara'ad shores, local media reported.

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Pentagon: U.S. Military Airstrike in Somalia Targets Senior Terrorist Leader

0 Visits: 516 | Saturday April 02, 2016 - 17:36:10
WASHINGTON, — In cooperation with the Somali government, the U.S. military conducted an airstrike yesterday in Somalia against Hassan Ali Dhoore, a senior leader of the al-Shabab terrorist group, who is part of al-Qaida, Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said

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French navy seizes cache of weapons heading towards Somalia

0 Visits: 484 | Wednesday March 30, 2016 - 16:27:45
French naval forces have seized a large weapons cache from a small ship said to be heading towards Somalia. The cache according to the BBC included assault rifles, machine guns and anti-tank weapons.

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BBC Radio Drama Gave Tips For Illegal Migrants In Somalia

0 Visits: 451 | Monday March 28, 2016 - 00:49:51
A BBC department that produced a radio drama giving practical tips to would-be migrants on how to cross from Somalia to Europe received nearly £90 million of British tax payers' money.

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International Somali Awards honours key Somali individuals with prestigious awards

0 Visits: 623 | Monday March 28, 2016 - 00:37:46
LONDON – For many Somalis around the world, lack of opportunities and recognitions for their inspiring talents in their host countries and beyond were major challenges that frustrated many Somalis who complained that lack of public diversity and considerations were obscuring what would otherwise have…

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Turkish aid agency builds 36 water wells in Somalia

0 Visits: 374 | Friday March 04, 2016 - 22:37:36
KAYSERI, Turkey (ANADOLU)) Turkey's Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH) and the Saudi Arabia-based Islamic Development Bank (IDB) are building 36 solar-powered water wells in Somalia costing over $6 million, the foundation's vice chairman said on Saturday.

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U.S. adds visa restrictions to Yemen, Somalia, Libya travelers

0 Visits: 351 | Saturday February 20, 2016 - 00:01:47
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has added Yemen, Somalia and Libya as "countries of concern" under its visa waiver program, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security said on Thursday, in a move that will make U.S. visa procedures more stringent for individuals who have visited those…

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Zuma ridicules S. Africa opposition for disrupting his speech

0 Visits: 488 | Friday February 12, 2016 - 19:31:33
Cape Town (AFP) –South Africa's President Jacob Zuma on Friday mocked the opposition as "useless" and ignorant, after rowdy radical lawmakers repeatedly disrupted his annual state of the nation parliamentary address.

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America's Diplomats: Film Review by Abukar Arman

0 Visits: 491 | Thursday February 04, 2016 - 21:49:32
By: Abukar Arman

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Talk of Gbagbo trial banned in Equatorial Guinea by his friend Obiang Nguema

0 Visits: 344 | Tuesday February 02, 2016 - 23:19:52
By: AFP

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Somalia Expels Iranian Diplomats as It Severe Ties with Iran

0 Visits: 405 | Thursday January 07, 2016 - 02:32:59
MOGADISHU (HO) – Somalia's government has ordered the expulsion of the Iranian diplomats in the country within 72 hour and severed ties in response to the diplomatic fallout between Saudi Arabia and Iran which continues to spread to other countries after Saudi embassy attack in Tehran.

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Saudi embassy attacked in Tehran: news agency

0 Visits: 261 | Sunday January 03, 2016 - 01:27:55
Tehran (AFP) - Angry crowds protesting at Saudi Arabia's execution of a top Shiite cleric hurled petrol bombs and stormed the kingdom's embassy in Tehran Saturday before being cleared out by police, ISNA news agency reported.

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Now is the Time: COP21 and the Global Agreement on Climate Change

0 Visits: 248 | Saturday January 02, 2016 - 19:01:33
By: UNDP Mogadishu, 10 December 2015 – As world leaders, UN representatives, global experts gather this week in Paris at theCOP21, the world is watching. Climate change is one of the most pressing issues facing our global community, and action must be taken to reverse its effects and ensure protection…

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