• Custom Search

By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jan 22nd, 2015
0 Comments
9643 Views
Mogadishu ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia (SRCC) and Head of AMISOM, Ambassador Maman S. Sidikou, strongly condemns the suicide car bomb attack on the SYL Hotel this afternoon in Mogadishu. The SRCC extends his deepest c...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jan 22nd, 2015
0 Comments
1881 Views
Mogadishu ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Somali Forum for Unity and Democracy condemns today’s cowardly attack on the SYL hotel in Mogadishu. Our deepest condolences and prayers are with the victims and their families. Indiscriminate acts of violence are not in any way reflective of the teachings o...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jan 22nd, 2015
0 Comments
1746 Views
Mogadishu ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The President of Federal Republic of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, today spoke to the media on a terrorist attack that took place at the SYL Hotel in central Mogadishu this afternoon. the President spoke to the media from the hotel itself. The President stated: “The...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Jan 22nd, 2015
0 Comments
1722 Views
Sanaa ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Yemeni President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi has resigned under pressure from Shiite rebels who seized the capital in September and have confined the embattled leader to his home for the past two days. Presidential officials said Hadi resigned after being pressured...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 22nd, 2015
0 Comments
1688 Views
Tehran ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has urged Western youth to examine Islam for themselves rather than swallow prejudiced views, in a message posted on his Twitter account. “The recent events in France and similar ones in some other Weste...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 22nd, 2015
0 Comments
1720 Views
Berlin ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – An asylum seeker from Eritrea was arrested on Thursday and faces charges of killing a 20-year-old compatriot in Dresden, an eastern German city that has become a centre of protests against Islam and refugees. State prosecutor Jan Hille told Reuters that the man...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 22nd, 2015
0 Comments
1394 Views
New York ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested Thursday on public corruption charges and accused of using his position as one of the most powerful men in Albany to obtain millions of dollars in bribes and kickbacks masked as legitimate income. The 70-...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jan 22nd, 2015
1 Comment
2048 Views
Mogadishu ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A suicide car bomb exploded at the gate of a Mogadishu hotel where Turkish delegates were meeting on Thursday, a day ahead of a visit by their President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to the Somali capital, police said. At least two police officers were killed but non...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 22nd, 2015
0 Comments
1881 Views
Nairobi ( HRW + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Ethiopian government’s systematic repression of independent media has created a bleak landscape for free expression ahead of the May 2015 general elections, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. In the past year, six privately owned publications closed...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jan 22nd, 2015
0 Comments
1778 Views
Mogadishu ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The new Deputy Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (DSRSG), Mr. Raisedon Zenenga, arrived in Mogadishu today to assume his duties with the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM). “I am very pleased to have this opportunity to return ...