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By Tajuddin
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Djibouti ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to a press release – IGAD will be celebrating 30 years since its establishment as a regional body to address issues of drought and mitigate against the effects of desertification in the greater Horn of Africa on 16th January of this year. At the end of ...
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Beirut, Lebanon ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to a report from the Committee to protect journalists (CPJ) – For the past two years, activists and journalists seeking refuge from Islamic State repression in Raqqa would take sanctuary across the border in southern Turkey, setting up safe house...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Madrid, Spain ( GPSWORLD + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Spanish navy is using UAVs for intelligence operations on the northern and eastern coasts of Somalia to locate possible illegal activities. This past summer, the navy used the Scan Eagle unmanned air system during Operation Atalanta, a European Unio...
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Hargeisa, Somalia’s second capital and the capital of Somaliland administration ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to a report published by the UNHCR – Yemeni teen Khayria Abdel Wahab was making the beds in the home where she was a housekeeper when a shattering blast signalled a heavy bombardment. Pani...
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Hargeisa, Somalia’s second capital and the capital of Somaliland administration ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The President of Somaliland Administration Ahmed Mohamed Mohamud Siilaanyo announced that his authority is ready to negotiate again with the Somali government to resolve all outstanding issues...
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Cairo,Egypt (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The ongoing confrontation between Saudi Arabia and Iran, longtime powerful rivals, is further endangering regional stability, further complicating the already intricate situation in the Middle East. The Riyadh-Tehran dispute came at a critical time when poli...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Garowe,Puntland State, Somalia ( Global Voices + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Guled Adan Abdi, 13, was born in Buuhoodle region in Puntland, an autonomous state inside Somalia. He came from a deprived community. Guled’s father died when he was still a baby and as a result he had to care for two of his siblin...
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Barcelona, Spain ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – After a last-minute agreement, Catalan separatists have elected a leader, narrowly avoiding forced elections which were to be triggered at midnight Sunday if the separatists couldn’t agree on who would lead the independence project. Artur Mas, ...
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Dodoma,Tanzania ( Daily Nation + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Tanzania has become the first East African Community member to openly support the deployment of peacekeeping troops to troubled Burundi, despite Bujumbura referring to the proposed mission “an invasion”. During a meeting with African U...
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Jan 11th, 2016
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Khartoum, Sudan (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Sudan and South Sudan agreed Sunday to extend their agreement on transit of humanitarian aid through Sudanese territory in the South, Sudan’s tribune reported. Khartoum and Juba signed the agreement on transit of humanitarian aid via Sudanese terri...