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South Sudan: Riek Machar to return to Juba for peace ceremony

0 Visits: 120 | 31 October, 2018
South Sudan's main rebel leader Riek Machar will return to the capital, Juba, on Wednesday to take part in a peace ceremony, more than two years after he fled the country following the collapse of a power-sharing deal.

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SNA-AMISOM forces seize Daynuunaye town, Bay Region

0 Visits: 129 | 31 October, 2018
Somalia National Army backed with AMISOM forces have on early Thursday taken over Daynuunay area of Bay region from the Al-Shabaab group who have been in control of the town over the past weeks.

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President Farmajo leaves for South Sudan to attend peace celebrations

0 Visits: 96 | 31 October, 2018
President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo leading a delegation has Wednesday left for Juba to attend the South Sudanese peace celebration.

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CIC expresses confidence in Senate, urges it leads mediation role

0 Visits: 177 | 31 October, 2018
Federal state leaders under the Council for Inter-Governmental Cooperation (CIC) umbrella has expressed confidence in the mediation role of the Senate urging it to continue engagement with the federal government.

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Haysom and Madeira meet S.w.state president in Baidoa

0 Visits: 207 | 31 October, 2018
The New Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General Nicholas Haysom and his African counterpart, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, arrived today in Baidoa the headquarter of Southwest state to meet with President Sharif Hassan Sheikh Adan.

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Former Al Shabaab spokesman runs for office in Somalia

0 Visits: 0 | 31 October, 2018
The normal-looking campaign rally in Somalia's capital this month had dozens of people in T-shirts bearing the smiling candidate's image and "Security and Justice" were praising the former number two leader of Africa's deadliest Islamic extremist group, the Al Qaeda-linked Al Shabaab,…

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THE MOST BELOVED CONDIDATE OF SOUTHERN SOMALIA STATE MUKTAR ROBOW RUNNING FOR 17TH NOVEMBER PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN BAIDOA!!

0 Visits: 579 | 31 October, 2018
The normal-looking campaign rally in Somalia's capital this month was anything but. Dozens of people in T-shirts bearing the smiling candidate's image and "Security and Justice" were praising the former No. 2 leader of Africa's deadliest Islamic extremist group, the al-Qaida-linked…

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The Council has elected President Sharif Hassan Sheikh Adan a chair Communique

0 Visits: 187 | 25 October, 2018
The 4th Conference of the Council of Inter-State Cooperation (CIC) held in Garowe, the capital city of Puntland State and was attended by four leaders of the Council including the chairman of the council, and the hosting President of Puntland Dr. Abdiweli Mohamed Ali Gaas, the President of Jubaland,…

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Media Advisory - Final Day of Mogadishu Tech Summit: Innovating the Future of Somalia Thursday 25th October

0 Visits: 185 | 24 October, 2018
Media Advisory Mogadishu Tech Summit: Innovating the Future of Somalia Final Day

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Turkish entrepreneurs group opens office in Somalia

0 Visits: 168 | 17 October, 2018
The largest association of independent businesspeople in Turkey has opened an office in Somalia as part of its drive to expand into Africa.

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Israeli jets pound Gaza after rocket hits home

0 Visits: 222 | 17 October, 2018
Four Israelis in shock after projectile hits their home in Beer Sheva in the first rocket fire in months.

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KDF will only leave Somalia after Shabaab defeat

0 Visits: 155 | 15 October, 2018
President Uhuru Kenyatta has said KDF soldiers will only pull out of Somalia after terror group Al-Shabaab is defeated and stability restored.

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Saudi Arabia's threat to hit the US economy would have been a lot scarier 15 years ago

0 Visits: 137 | 15 October, 2018
there could be "severe punishment" for Saudi Arabia if officials were involved in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi government has threatened to retaliate.

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Germany extends border controls with Austria and Denmark

0 Visits: 183 | 13 October, 2018
Germany's Interior Ministry will extend migration controls at borders with Austria and Denmark for another six months. Denmark, Austria and France have also announced their intention to extend border controls.

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Court orders Ugandan born terror suspect to be deported to Kenya

0 Visits: 265 | 12 October, 2018
An International Crimes Division High Court in Kampala on Thursday ruled that a Kenyan national facing terror charges in Uganda should be deported after he was acquitted of the offence.

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Italy's PM visits Ethiopia and then Eritrea to support peace

0 Visits: 306 | 12 October, 2018
Italy's prime minister on Thursday praised Ethiopia as a "pillar of stability" in the Horn of Africa region as he visited to support the country's surprising new peace with neighboring Eritrea.

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Kenya's security forces intensify hunt for militants after 2 teachers get killed

0 Visits: 225 | 12 October, 2018
Kenyan security forces Wednesday intensified hunt for more than 20 militants who raided a local school in the country's border region, killing two teachers.

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AMISOM, Somali government and key stakeholders meet to review progress in the security sector

0 Visits: 248 | 12 October, 2018
A daylong meeting of the Federal Government of Somalia, the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), the UN and other key stakeholders, was convened on Wednesday, to review progress made in the security sector, under the Comprehensive Approach to Security (CAS).

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Al Jazeera exclusive: UAE 'violating sanctions' in Somalia

0 Visits: 182 | 11 October, 2018
Al Jazeera sees an unreleased UN report showing illegal construction of Emirati base in Berbera on Somaliland's coast.

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Syria's war: Rebels complete heavy arms pullout from Idlib zone

0 Visits: 360 | 11 October, 2018
Withdrawal of arms by rebel groups fulfills first part of a deal Turkey signed with Syrian government ally Russia.

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