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By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Oct 15th, 2016
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Mombasa, Kenya (Standardmedia + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Fifty six soldiers killed in Somalia in the recent past were yesterday feted at an elaborate ceremony in Mombasa’s Kenya Navy base. The fete attended by top officials in the military and presided over by Defense Cabinet Secretary Raychelle Omamo al...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 27th, 2016
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Djibouti ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – It has come to our attention that the media has misquoted HE The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud on the issue of the Kenyan casualties in El Adde attack in January 2016. The number of 180 to 200 soldiers in which the President mentio...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Feb 23rd, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya ( Long War Journal + DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to the publication in Long War Journal – The leader of Al Shabaab’s cell in Kenya threatened more violence inside the country during a recent lecture to soldiers at a training camp following last month’s attack on Kenyan troops ...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Feb 1st, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Prime Minister of the Federal Government of Somalia Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke said his government had talked with Kenyan officials over the airstrike to be stopped in El Adde locality in Gedo province,southern Somalia where Al-Shabaab fighter kil...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jan 31st, 2016
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Mombasa, Kenya ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least three men were killed in a village in Kenya’s coastal Lamu county in the early hours of Sunday during a raid by suspected Islamist militants, police and officials said. At least five gunmen who spoke Somali came to Pandanguo village, sea...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 31st, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least 50 Al-Shabaab suspects have been arrested in a joint security operation conducted by Somali National Army (SNA) and AU peacekeeping mission forces in Jowhar town, the capital of Middle Shabelle province on Saturday. Somali government’s police...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jan 30th, 2016
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Addis Ababa , Ethiopia ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for a review of the mandate of the African Mission in Somalia to change its rules of engagement as it fights to eradicate terrorists in Somalia. Uhuru called for more resources for the forces in Somali...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jan 28th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya ( Capitalfm + DIPLOMAT.SO) – “I have just come to deliver to you one message; I cannot express in words the role of KDF inside Somalia. All I can say is, Thank You Kenya,” were the words of Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud in recognition of the role that Kenya has played i...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Jan 28th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday led an interfaith memorial service honoring Kenyan soldiers killed while on peacekeeping duty in Somalia. President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud attended the event at a military ...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jan 27th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya ( Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least six Kenyan police officers were killed on Tuesday and three others injured when the vehicle they were traveling in ran over an improvised explosive device (IED) in the coastal region of Lamu, Xinhua reported. A senior local police officer who co...