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By Najwa Guled
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Dec 29th, 2019
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Ankara (Diplomat.so) – A Turkish military medical plane carrying 16 Somali wounded and the body of two Turkish engineers were killed in a car bomb attack targeting Saturday (December 28, 2019) on a tax collection point at ex-control Afgoye intersection in Mogadishu arrived on Sunday evening in ...
By Najwa Guled
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Dec 28th, 2019
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Federal Republic of Somalia , Amb. Ahmed Isse Awad, accompanied by the Minister of Trade and Industry, Eng. Abdullahi Ali Hassan and the State Minister for the Prime Minister’s Office, Mr. Abdullahi H...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 20th, 2019
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – Somalia’s international partners* reaffirm the importance of timely and effective preparations of the 2020/21 federal elections. At the Somalia Partnership Forum on 2 October, the Federal Government committed to enact the Electoral law and the amended Political Parties...
By Tajuddin
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Dec 16th, 2019
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – Dozens of surveillance cameras were installed in several streets in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, this week as a plan by the national security services to monitor and follow-up on suspicious movements to track down militants and terrorist operations. The cameras were ...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 31st, 2019
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Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – The United Nations envoy to Somalia today voiced his concern over the flooding affecting thousands of people mainly in the southern parts of the country, and highlighted the world body’s willingness to support efforts to provide aid to those affected. “I am saddened by...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 30th, 2018
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Brussels, Belgium (DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Council of the European Union today extended the mandate of EU NAVFOR Somalia Operation Atalanta until 31 December 2020. The Council also decided to relocate the European Union Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Operational Headquarters from Northwood (UK) to Rota (Sp...
By Tajuddin
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Jun 30th, 2017
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Baghdad, Iraq ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.S.-backed Iraqi forces pressed Islamic State fighters holding out in Mosul’s Old City on Friday, while in Syria the militant group launched a counter-attack against an alliance of militias trying to oust it from its de facto capital of Raqqa. In ...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 16th, 2016
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Ankara, Turkey ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkey will not allow terrorist organizations to enter Mosul, Iraq, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday. “We will not allow Mosul to be given to either Daesh or other terrorist organizations,” Erdogan told a ceremony in the B...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 16th, 2016
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ( Xinhua + AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The African Union (AU) adopted an agreement on piracy, illegal fishing and maritime security at a summit in Togo on Saturday. The Charter on Maritime Security and Safety and Development in Africa was signed on the last day of the six-day Afr...
By Tajuddin
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Oct 14th, 2016
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Moscow, Russia (AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday approved a law ratifying Moscow’s deal with Syria to deploy its forces in the country indefinitely, in a move seen as firming their long-term presence. The agreement — signed between Moscow and Damascus ...