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By Tajuddin
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Mar 8th, 2020
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – Somalia’s international partners express grave concern at the build-up of security forces in the Gedo region of Jubaland, Somalia, and clashes in the vicinity of Beled Hawo on 2 March that have resulted in the displacement of civilians and casualties. We urgently call ...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 18th, 2020
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Amb. Ahmed Isse Awad, welcomed on Tuesday in Mogadishu the new Executive Secretary of the IGAD, Dr Workneh Gebeyehu , who has made several regional shuttle tours since his appointment to this position on Oc...
By Najwa Guled
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Feb 8th, 2020
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – On Saturday, the Somali Senate approved, in a session at its headquarters in the capital, Mogadishu, the electoral law referred by the federal government with the approval of an overwhelming majority, allowing it to be transferred to the President’s office for signatur...
By Najwa Guled
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Feb 7th, 2020
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – Diplomatic sources said that Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (Farmaajo) will leave from Mogadishu on Saturday evening, heading by a delegation to attend the 33rd Ordinary Session of the African Union Heads of State and Government Summit to be held in Addis A...
By Staff Reporter
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Feb 6th, 2020
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Baidoa ( Diplomat.so +Radio Ergo) –  Small farmers in the southwestern Somali district of Baidoa have been rushing to harvest their precious cereal crops prematurely in an effort to salvage what they can before everything is destroyed by locusts. Sadiya Maadey Ibrahim, a farmer living with her ...
By Staff Reporter
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Feb 3rd, 2020
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Amb. Ahmed Isse Awad, received on Sunday at his office in the Ministry in Mogadishu the regional representative of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Dr. Amado Philip de Andrés, and revie...
By Najwa Guled
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Dec 28th, 2019
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – About 30 people were killed and at least 90 people were injured in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, on Saturday morning by a car bombing led by a suicide bomber believed to be masterminded by the pro-al-Qaeda Al shabaab group. The car bomb targeted a tax collection point...
By Najwa Guled
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Dec 27th, 2019
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – Somalia is witnessing a wave of locust attacks on agricultural crops in the center and south of the country. Agriculture specialists said that the absence of competent state institutions, and the weak capabilities of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Somali federal go...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 31st, 2018
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Mogadishu, Somalia (DIPLOMAT.SO) – A joint IGAD-UNSOM mission visited Garowe, Puntland, and Hargeisa, Somaliland, from 28 to 30 July 2018, to take forward ongoing efforts to find a peaceful resolution of the conflict in the Tukaraq area of Sool region. In Garowe, the mission held discussions with Pre...
By Tajuddin
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Jun 30th, 2017
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Mogadishu, Somalia (DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Foreign Minister of Norway, Børge Brende arrived today in Mogadishu and had a meeting in Villa Somalia with the Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed “Farmaajo” who was accompanied by Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire. The two Somali leader...