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Somali President Jets Off To Saudi Arabia On Two-Day State Visit

0 Visits: 234 | 27 September, 2017
Somali President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has flown to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday amid deepening rift between Somali Federal states and his Federal government over Gulf crises.

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AMISOM Receives 19 Combat Vehicles From United States

0 Visits: 249 | 27 September, 2017
The African Union force Amisom Monday received 19 combat vehicles from the US boosting its capacity in its fight against Al-Shabaab and stabilizing Somalia.

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Galmudug VP And Parliament Speaker Under House Arrest

0 Visits: 281 | 26 September, 2017
Ali Gacal Asir, the Speaker of Galmudug Parliament and Vice President, Mohamed Hashi Abdi "Arabey" who spoke to the Media said they are under house arrest for President Ahmed Dualle Geelle Haaf.

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Galmudug president accuses federal government of interference

0 Visits: 269 | 25 September, 2017
Galmudug state has accused the federal government of what it termed as interference and frustration of its efforts at reconciling with the moderate Islamist group Alhusuna wal Jama'a.

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Al Shabaab Claims Killing 4 Puntland Soldiers In Attack

0 Visits: 243 | 25 September, 2017
Al shabaab, the Qaeda-linked Somalia-based militants claimed to have killed at least four Puntland state soldiers in an attack near Galgala mountains in Bari region.

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Museveni on Somalia: We are not employees of the UN

0 Visits: 255 | 25 September, 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has told a meeting of African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troop-contributing countries (TCC) that their role in Somalia is purely for Pan African reasons of helping to stabilise Somalia.

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Lawmaker Warns Of New Rift Between Govt And Federal States

0 Visits: 237 | 25 September, 2017
Professor Mohamed Omar Dalha, a member of Federal Parliament of Somalia has warned a new political turmoil in the country, as a rift between central Govt and states are emerging.

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Suspected Al Shabaab Gunmen Carry Out Separate Killings In Somalia

0 Visits: 257 | 25 September, 2017
A senior Somali military officer was gunned down in Mogadishu Sunday evening, security sources told the media.

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First Passenger Flight Lands at night in Mogadishu Airport

0 Visits: 283 | 24 September, 2017
A passenger aircraft carrying 200 passengers, pilgrims landed at Adan Adde Interntional airport on Saturday night, marking the first passenger flight in 27 years.

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5-dead others wounded a car accident in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 256 | 24 September, 2017
At least several people have been critically wounded while five people dead after a car accident in Nasiib Buundo Road which is Shibis District in Banadir Region.

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Somalia's Puntland region captures weapons-laden boat from Yemen

0 Visits: 199 | 23 September, 2017
Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Puntland seized a boat loaded with weapons from Yemen in Saturday's early hours, the regional maritime police chief said.

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Galmudug President Fires State Intelligence Chief Amid Standoff

0 Visits: 187 | 23 September, 2017
The President of Galmudug state in central Somalia, Ahmed Dualle Geelle "Haaf"has sacked the commander-in-chief of his Intelligence Chief amid standoff over the Gulf diplomatic crises.

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Kenyan Military Withdraws From 2nd Town In Southern Somalia

0 Visits: 151 | 21 September, 2017
Kenyan defence forces serving with African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have withdrawn from El Wak, the second town in Gedo region in a week.

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Museveni Calls On Germany To Boost Somali Forces' Capabilities

0 Visits: 182 | 21 September, 2017
President Museveni has called upon the international community to take more interest in the situation in Somalia, saying although the regional security forces were doing a good job, there was need to develop and strengthen local security forces such as the police and army and for the international community…

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Galmudug Defends Its Decision To Side With Saudi-Led Alliance

0 Visits: 123 | 21 September, 2017
Galmudug regional state has declared its support for Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties with Qatar, in a new challenge to Somalia's efforts to stay neutral in the dispute.

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Boom for Kenyan miraa traders as shortage hits Somaliland

0 Visits: 132 | 20 September, 2017
Miraa traders from Kenya are cashing in on a shortage being experienced in Somaliland following the disruption of the business by conflicts in Ethiopia's Oromia and Somali regions.

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Kenyan troops pull out of Bardhere town two years after capture

0 Visits: 209 | 20 September, 2017
Kenyan troops have pulled out of Bardhere town in Gedo region two years after it wrestled it from Al-Shabaab control.

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Russian FM Meets With Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire

0 Visits: 179 | 20 September, 2017
Moscow plans to help Somalia in its efforts against extremism and terrorism, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday at a meeting with Somalia's Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

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Southwest State President Urged To Resign Over Incompetence

0 Visits: 146 | 20 September, 2017
Aden Mohamed Nur known as "Saran-Soor" has called on the President of Somalia's southern semi-autonomous region of Southwest, Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden to resign.

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KDF Sets Fire On Hormuud Telecom HQ In Balad Hawo City

0 Visits: 154 | 19 September, 2017
Kenyan military forces have set fire on Hormuud telecom company headquarters in Khadija Haji village in Somalia's Gedo region.

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