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By Tajuddin
In Local News
Sep 28th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A Ugandan soldier captured by Islamist insurgents in Somalia more than a year ago has been paraded in an insurgent video in which he appealed for his country’s leaders to help free him. “Please do not abandon me here,” he said in t...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Sep 25th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenyan authorities have placed a 20,000 U.S. dollar bounty for any information that leads to the arrest of a terror suspect wanted for planning attack in the coastal town of Lamu. The ministry of interior said on Saturday Ramadhan Kioko is believed to hav...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Sep 25th, 2016
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New York ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – Speaking at the general debate of the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Investment Promotion of the Federal Republic of Somalia H.E. Dr. Abdusalam Hadliye Omer underscored that no one nation, no matter how big or p...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Sep 24th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – Somali women launched a national campaign dubbed ‘All Women’s Campaign’, an advocacy movement aimed at realizing the 30-percent quota , which guarantees women’s seats are reserved in parliament. Somali President H.E Hassan Sheikh Mohamud presided over the lau...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Sep 23rd, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – On 21st September 2016, the Commissioner for Peace and Security, Ambassador Smail Chergui, on behalf of the African Union, signed with the European Union the fifteenth contract for financial support to the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). The latest contract c...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Sep 23rd, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to the publication of AMISOM, The upcoming Parliamentary and Presidential electoral process in Somalia is significant not only as a measure of the country’s political and social progress after decades of conflict, but as a benchmark of the country’s...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Aug 16th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – Seventeen Nigerian police officers recently deployed to serve on the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) yesterday began an intensive seven-day induction course to orient them with the functions of the Mission. The police officers recently arrived in Somalia ...
By Tajuddin
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Aug 13th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Uganda police contingent serving under AMISOM has been asked to help Somali security forces secure the forthcoming elections scheduled before year end. Deputy Police Commissioner, Christine Alalo, said Uganda security forces had a duty to help Somalia hol...
By Tajuddin
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Aug 11th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Somalia security forces on Wednesday arrested five Al-Shabab militants, including a foreign jihadist commander in central Somalia. Somali National Army Commander Ali Bashi Mohamed said the foreigner fighter, Said Abdullahi Abubakar (Al-Sudani) who is ...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Aug 4th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia (DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Uganda Police Force has deployed a new contingent of officers to serve under the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). The newly deployed personnel, from the Formed Police Unit (FPU), arrived yesterday and will be under the command of Senior Superinte...