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By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jul 29th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), sometimes referred to euphemistically as Female Genital Cutting (FGC) or Female Circumcision is not prohibited yet by law in Somalia. Somalis are still practice FGM/ Infibulation or what is known in the Somali language ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Mar 11th, 2016
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New York ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Islamic State has greatly expanded its control over territory in Libya and the militants are claiming to be the key defense for the North African state against foreign military intervention, United Nations sanctions monitors said. In their annual report to th...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Mar 11th, 2016
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Cairo,Egypt (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Egyptian former foreign minister Ahmed Abul-Gheit was appointed Thursday as the new secretary-general of the Arab League. In an emergency meeting in Cairo, the Arab League council unanimously agreed to appoint Abul-Gheit as the new chief to replace outgoing ...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Mar 11th, 2016
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Ethiopia, which plans to become a top regional electricity exporter, will soon launch a new 2,000 megawatt hydropower dam, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said on Thursday. Under a new 2015-2020 development plan, Addis Ababa wants to raise ou...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Feb 26th, 2016
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New York ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged South Sudan’s warring parties on Thursday to choose peace over politics as both sides squabbled over blame for protracted delays in forming a transitional government. Oil-producing South Sudan seceded from Sudan ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Feb 20th, 2016
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Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt ( Ahram + DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to sources from the Egyptian media and officials,Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan agreed on Saturday on cooperation means between the three countries in various fields, a statement by the Egyptian presidency read. According to presidency spokes...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Feb 3rd, 2016
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Khartoum, Sudan ( AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Sudanese security forces have arrested an Eritrean opposition leader in Khartoum without giving any reasons, a member of his party said on Tuesday. “The Sudanese security forces arrested the head of the Eritrean Liberation Front and head of the Eritr...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Feb 1st, 2016
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Cairo, Egypt ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least 25 child refugees being held, Yusuf Aden has served far longer than the average detention period. Campaigners have called on Egypt to immediately release a 17-year-old Somali refugee, who has been held for nearly six months. Yusuf Mohamed Aden w...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Jan 31st, 2016
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Addis, Ababa, Ethiopia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to a press release issued by the Member states of the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) confirmed they had reached an consensus that Somalia needs more economic, military and political backing to deepen peace and stability in th...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Jan 29th, 2016
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Khartoum , Sudan ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Sudan’s President Omar Hassan al-Bashir ordered the opening of his country’s border with South Sudan for the first time since the south’s secession in 2011, paving the way for better economic links between the two nations. The border...