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AMISOM Must Leave Somalia Before 'Mission Creep' Sets

0 Visits: 882 | Wednesday March 12, 2014 - 20:03:18
A recent trip to the Burundian capital, Bujumbura, has in fact opened my eyes to what a typical peacekeeper expects to gain from his tour of duty in Somalia.

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Somali PM Assures Support And Stabilisation Efforts To Newly Liberated Areas

0 Visits: 547 | Wednesday March 12, 2014 - 10:25:22
Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, today hosted a meeting attended by Special Representatives and Ambassadors from the UN, EU, UK, Turkey, Ethiopia, UAE, Italy and the USA to update them on the ongoing offensive against Al-Shabaab and urge them to do all they can to support the stabilisation efforts…

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Somalia's Efforts To Build Cohesive State Require International Support, UN Envoy Tells Security Council

0 Visits: 568 | Wednesday March 12, 2014 - 10:20:59
The best hope for peace and stability in Somalia, the Horn of Africa and beyond remains a united, secure and federal Somalia, the top United Nations official in the country told the Security Council today, warning that after a series of attacks against high-profile targets in Mogadishu, insecurity in…

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Three Soldiers Executed in Mogadishu, One of Them Assassinated a Journalist

0 Visits: 3136 | Tuesday March 11, 2014 - 16:52:51
The Military court of Somalia today executed three soldiers in Mogadishu who were charged and convicted of killing soldiers and a journalist in Mogadishu last year.

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​UN Calls for Maximum Transparency in Drone Killing Reports

0 Visits: 603 | Tuesday March 11, 2014 - 14:41:08
All cases of drone attacks in which there is even suspicion of civilian casualties must be investigated and reported with maximum transparency, a UN human rights rapporteur said. The UN identified 30 such cases that require public explanation.

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Kenya To Re-open Its Embassy In Mogadishu, Somalia

0 Visits: 569 | Tuesday March 11, 2014 - 13:26:03
Kenya intends to reopen its embassy in Mogadishu, the capital of Mogadishu, regional body diplomat says.

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Details Emerge From Bomb Explosions in Mogadishu in Overnight

0 Visits: 589 | Tuesday March 11, 2014 - 12:37:04
Several bomb blasts were targeted at several districts in Somalia capital, Mogadishu as details emerge from the explosions.

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Delegates From Lower Shabelle And Middle Shabelle Approve Draft Constitution To Form New State

0 Visits: 598 | Monday March 10, 2014 - 17:55:55
On Sunday General Assembly conference took place in Afgooye District, which 800 Constituency Assembly members for Lower and Middle Shabelle attended with a view to approve the draft constitution of the Shabelle State of Somalia.

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Somali President: The Current Operation Is Against Extremists, Will Continue Until We Recapture All Territory

0 Visits: 525 | Monday March 10, 2014 - 17:36:43
The ongoing military operation against extremists in Somalia is providing local communities with the opportunity to decide their destinies, His Excellency President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said today.

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Elman FC To Encounter Somali Fruit in General Da'ud Cup Opening Day

0 Visits: 671 | Sunday March 09, 2014 - 14:46:17
The defending champions Elman FC will encounter Somali Fruit in General Da'ud cup opener on Sunday, according the schedules released by the Somali FA here in Mogadishu on Saturday.

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