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Somali minister killed in Somalia Capital suicide attack

0 Visits: 981 | 11 June, 2011
Somalia's minister of interior, Sheikh Abdishakur Sheikh Hassan Farah has been killed after a suicide bomber attacked in home in the seaside Mogadishu.

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Armed bandits fire a bus From Baidoa Town, killing three

0 Visits: 906 | 11 June, 2011
At least three people have been slain and four others injured after armed bandits opened fire on civilian bus traveling in parts of Lower Shabelle region in southern Somalia, witnesses said on Saturday.

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The US in a hunt for Alqaeda leaders after the killing of Osama

0 Visits: 1364 | 07 May, 2011
The American government is trying to kill more Qaeda leaders after the Abbottabad operation by US commandos that has killed the world'd most wanted man and Alqaeda leader, Osama Binladen and other people who lived in the same compound where Binladen has been hiding for the past five years.

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Ja A. Jahannes: Piracy Off Somalia – An Analysis with Dr. Mohamed Mukhtar

0 Visits: 3279 | 26 April, 2011
Dr. Mohamed Mukhtar is a distinguished academician, author and scholar. He is Professor of history and Arabic, and interim chair, department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Savannah State University.

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Gunfire spreads in Burkina Faso's capital

0 Visits: 1101 | 15 April, 2011
Burkina Faso – Soldiers shot into the air, stole cars and looted shops Friday in the western part of Burkina Faso's capital as protests by military guards against unpaid housing allowances spread, witnesses said.

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Gadhafi's daughter sends defiant message

0 Visits: 1140 | 15 April, 2011
From her father's compound, struck by U.S. bombs exactly 25 years ago, Moammar Gadhafi's daughter sent a defiant message early Friday:

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Rebels claim to have regained lost ground along the frontlines near the oil port of Brega in eastern Libya [EPA]

0 Visits: 1101 | 07 April, 2011
NATO air attack has hit a Libyan rebel position near the eastern oil town of Brega, killing at least five fighters, according to rebel fighters and a hospital worker

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UN Somalia rep: Int’l community ‘doesn’t buy’ Somali govt argument for extension

0 Visits: 1318 | 29 March, 2011
As pro-Somalia military forces are making inroads against al-Qaida-linked militants, the war-ravaged country is facing another problem: a constitutional crisis that threatens to unravel hard-won military gains.

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International alliance divided over Libya command

0 Visits: 1873 | 22 March, 2011
President Barack Obama, speaking in Santiago, Chile on Monday, defended his decision to order U.S. strikes against Libyan military targets, and insisted that the mission is clear.

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Gadhafi vows 'long war' after US, allies strike

0 Visits: 13538 | 20 March, 2011
The U.S. and European nations targeted Moammar Gadhafi's forces with airstrikes and dozens of cruise missiles, shaking the Libyan capital with explosions and the sound of gunfire early Sunday. The Libyan leader vowed a long war "with unlimited patience and deep faith."

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Heavy clashes erupt in Dhobley, Al shabaab is still in control

0 Visits: 1089 | 20 March, 2011
heavy calsshes between Somali government forces and Al shabaab fighters on Sunday morning erupted in Dhobley a town in Somalia-Kenya border, witnesses said.

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Libya''s ceasefire was announced shortly after Britain said it was sending fighter jets to Mediterranean bases

0 Visits: 1169 | 18 March, 2011
Libya''s ceasefire was announced shortly after Britain said it was sending fighter jets to Mediterranean bases Libya's government has announced an immediate ceasefire against pro-democracy protesters, hours after the United Nations Security Council authorised a no-fly zone over the country.

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Parliament said presidential election will be held in Mogadishu before

0 Visits: 1233 | 18 March, 2011
The presidential election of Somalia republic will be held in Mogadishu before August, a statement from the ffice of Somali parliament speaker, Sharif Hassan Sheikh Adam said on Thursday.

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Al shabaab claims victory over Mogadishu fighting; Govt denies

0 Visits: 1565 | 17 March, 2011
Somalia's Al shabaab has on Wednesday claimed great victory in Mogadishu overnight battles.

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Shabaab oo beeniyay in AMISOM ay duqeeyeen Saldhigyo ciidan

0 Visits: 1234 | 11 March, 2011
Al shabaab movements, which declared its allegiance to Al Qaeda network, on Friday, denied that AMISOM targeted and harmed their military bases in the seaside Mogadishu city.

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Including members of his family & close associatesInterpol issues global alert on Gaddafi & 15 others

0 Visits: 987 | 04 March, 2011
Interpol has issued a global alert known as an Orange Notice against Colonel Moammar Gaddafi and 15 other Libyan nationals, including members of his family and close associates, the international police organization said on Friday.

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Al shabaab asks former Somalia military for consultations

0 Visits: 1086 | 01 March, 2011
As Somali government started anti-Al Shabaab operations in Mogadishu and some of Somali regions, Al shabaab movement commenced having consultations with former Somali military officials who took part in 1977 war Somalia has with neighboring Ethiopia.

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World Nations should help govt keep on battle in Mogadishu: Official

0 Visits: 914 | 26 February, 2011
The international community should help Somali government fight and dislodge Al shabaab fighters from Somalia, Sharif Hassan Sheikh Adam, the speaker of Somali transitional parliament said on Friday.

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Sharif TFG, AMISOM will keep on fighting against Al shabaab

0 Visits: 913 | 25 February, 2011
The president of Somalia, Sheikh Sharif Sheikh Ahmed on Friday vowed that Somali government forces and African Union peacekeepers will continue battling against Al shabaab fighters.

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Somali parliament: We’ll not go back from our decision

0 Visits: 939 | 25 February, 2011
The speaker of Somali transitional federal parliament on Friday opposed comments from Somali Sheikh Sharif Sheikh Ahmed who asked he parliament to review their decision to extend their own mandate for three years.

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