In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Mar 1st, 2016
Asmara, Eritrea ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Europe’s migration crisis and the conflict in Yemen have created opportunities for Eritrea to draw closer to the European Union and Gulf Arab states, offering the poor Horn of Africa nation the chance to end isolation it blames on U.N. sanctions....
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 22nd, 2016
Bujumbura, Burundi ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations Security Council met with Burundi’s president on Friday to push for peace talks and an international force to quell worsening political violence, but U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power said little was achieved. The meeting came ...
In Local News
Sep 17th, 2015
Mogadishu (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least three off-duty Somali soldiers were killed by a bomb blast as they collected their pay in the city of Kismayu on Thursday, in an attack that Islamist al Shabaab militants claimed responsibility for, police and the group said. Al Shabaab, which seeks ...