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Kakuma Refugee Camp: Hope of New Life in U.S. Fades and Suicide Rate Rises

0 Visits: 168 | Monday April 09, 2018 - 18:40:29
KAKUMA, Kenya — Knives. Wire. Battery acid. Rat poison. Rope.

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Somalia Seizes Nearly $10M From UAE Plane in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 242 | Monday April 09, 2018 - 14:49:16
MOGADISHU — Somali security officials said they have seized a large cache of money that arrived Sunday at Mogadishu airport from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Somalia Parliament Speaker Quits Ahead of Motion Against Him: Lawmaker

0 Visits: 217 | Monday April 09, 2018 - 14:45:47
MOGADISHU — The speaker of Somalia's parliament, Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari, has resigned ahead of a confidence motion against him, a lawmaker said, ending weeks of political tension.

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PHOTOS: The Beauty of Somalia

0 Visits: 704 | Saturday April 07, 2018 - 11:10:12
By Abdalle Ahmed Mumin

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US. Extends Emergency Declaration Over Somalia Piracy, Terrorism

0 Visits: 371 | Thursday April 05, 2018 - 12:43:45
WASHINGTON — U.S President Donald Trump has signed an executive order extending a national emergency declaration for Somalia, which had been slated to expire in May, the White House said in a statement on Wednesday.

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Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia FMs Meet over Nile Dam Impasse

0 Visits: 270 | Thursday April 05, 2018 - 12:39:46
CAIRO — Egyptian Foreign Minister has arrived in Sudan for a two-day visit to discuss a massive dam that Egypt fears will cut into its share of the Nile.

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Interview: Somaliland President Defends UAE Military Deal

0 Visits: 383 | Thursday April 05, 2018 - 12:32:11
HERGEISA — Somalia's breakaway northern region of Somaliland declared its independence nearly three decades ago, but despite having its own currency, parliament and military the predominantly Muslim country hasn't been recognized by any foreign government.

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US Army Says Its Airstrike Kills 5 Militants in Central Somalia

0 Visits: 281 | Monday April 02, 2018 - 21:55:54
MOGADISHU — The U.S. military has announced Sunday that it launched an airstrike that killed five extremist militants in central Somalia.

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Ethiopia Swears in Abiy Ahmed as New PM Amid Hopes for Peace

0 Visits: 240 | Monday April 02, 2018 - 15:49:12
ADDIS ABABA — Ethiopia's new prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, apologised to people harmed in recent political unrest and reached out both to the political opposition and longtime rival Eritrea at his swearing-in ceremony on Monday.

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UNSC Makes 'Historic' Warning on Climate Threat to Somalia

0 Visits: 348 | Monday April 02, 2018 - 09:17:48
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has formally recognised climate change as a destabilising factor in Somalia.

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