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Jul 19th, 2014
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Nairobi ( DIPLOMAT)- Al-Shabab has said it carried out a deadly bus attack on Kenya’s coast that killed seven people, the latest in a series in the region that have left almost 100 dead. In a statement on Saturday, the Somalia-based group said the attack near Witu in Lamu Country was “a c...
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Jul 17th, 2014
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Nairobi ( DIPLOMAT) – Kenyan security forces are searching a forest near the border with Somalia for attackers who killed at least 87 people near the country’s coast over the past month. Kenya’s military destroyed at least four camps being used by the assailants in Boni Forest, the Nairobi-base...
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Jul 17th, 2014
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Addis Ababa ( DIPLOMAT) The Ethiopian Ministry of Education and its Somali counterpart signed agreement on Wednesday to provide scholarship for Somali students in Ethiopia. The agreement will help to provide scholarship and technical support starting from the coming academic year. Ethiopian Education...
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Jul 16th, 2014
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Pretoria ( DIPLOMAT) – An urgent application has been brought before the High Court in Pretoria to ensure a 12-year-old Somali girl receives life-saving surgery, Lawyers for Human Rights (LHR) said on Wednesday. “She arrived in South Africa on July 4 as an asylum-seeker with the intention of ap...
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Jul 16th, 2014
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New York ( REUTERS + DIPLOMAT)- A United Nations panel that monitors compliance with U.N. sanctions on Somalia has accused the country’s president, a former minister, and a U.S. law firm of conspiring to divert Somali assets recovered abroad, according to a new report. The Somalia and Eritrea M...
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Jul 15th, 2014
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Mogadishu — A Somali police official says more than 200 suspects have been arrested in a security sweep aimed at stemming a wave of militant attacks in Mogadishu, the capital. Col. Ahmed Ali said Tuesday that the operation was carried out by government troops and African Union peacekeepers. Soldiers ...
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Jul 15th, 2014
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Washington (AFP) –  The United States on Monday welcomed a new ambassador from Somalia — the first in over two decades. The State Department said the government of the troubled east African nation had sent Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke. “We are pleased to announce the arrival of Amb...
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Jul 15th, 2014
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Security has been beefed up in the capital Mogadishu as day 17 of Ramadan which is known for Al Shabaab militant group sophisticated attacks is just some hours to go. Several Somali security forces are patrolling the streets while searching cars and major government buildings in the capital making su...
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Jul 14th, 2014
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The Governor of Benadir & Mayor of Mogadishu, Hassan Mohamed Hussein “Mungab”, spoke at an opening ceremony of a seminar to train the 17 commissioners of districts in Benadir region. Mayor Mungab claimed that the regional administration will prioritize in strengthening the security in...
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Jul 12th, 2014
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Safiirka dowladda Turkiga u fadhiyo Soomaaliya Cemalettin Kani Torun ayaa munaasabad lagu sagootinayay loogu sameeyay Muqdisho, wuxuuna Safiirka uu dhawaan dib ugu laabanayaa dalkiisa. Munaasabadan oo lagu mac-salaameynayay Safiirka ayaa waxaa soo qaban qaabiyay dhalinyaro ku mideysan dalladaha waxba...