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Battle of Mogadishu Exhibit Shutdown on 20th Anniversary

0 Visits: 3118 | Saturday October 05, 2013 - 08:00:35
The Airborne and Special Operations Museum is closed due to the government shutdown, watch their webpage for updates.

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8 Killed In Mombasa After Riots Spread Across The Town

0 Visits: 409 | Friday October 04, 2013 - 19:24:30
Eight people have died after rioting youth engaged police in running battles in Majengo area, Mombasa for the better part of Friday.

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Somalia: FIFA Video Of The Week Focuses on Somalia

0 Visits: 331 | Friday October 04, 2013 - 07:58:29
With the world football governing body FIFA weighting on the development of football in the war-ridden Somalia, a 4 minute 44 seconds documentary film was published on the FIFA website on Thursday as the documentary was recognized by the FIFA media as its video of the week.

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President Mohamud Commemorates Lives Lost On Twentieth Anniversary Of "Black Hawk Down"

0 Visits: 383 | Thursday October 03, 2013 - 18:45:29
His Excellency President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud today commemorated the Somali and American lives lost during the Battle of Mogadishu on 3-4 October 1993.

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11 Pirates Captured By EU Naval Force Dutch Warship Are Convicted In The Seychelles

0 Visits: 422 | Thursday October 03, 2013 - 17:49:47
On Wednesday 2 October 2013 eleven pirates were convicted in the Seychelles Supreme Court of committing acts of piracy and operating a pirate vessel between 7 – 11 May 2012. Their sentences ranged from 18 months to 16 years.

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Nealy 100 Immigrants Died In Italy Boat Sinking

0 Visits: 501 | Thursday October 03, 2013 - 17:35:47
At least 94 people have died after a boat carrying African migrants sank off the southern Italian island of Lampedusa, the island's mayor says.

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FESTU Ousts Omar Faruk From The Power As Secretary General

0 Visits: 517 | Wednesday October 02, 2013 - 08:35:12
Declaration of the 1st Extra-Ordinary National Congress of FESTU 29-30 September 2013 Mogadishu, Somalia Consultative and Progressive Meeting

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Kenya Criticizes U.S. Over Updated Travel Warning

0 Visits: 432 | Wednesday October 02, 2013 - 08:30:42
NAIROBI — Kenya on Saturday sharply criticized a decision by the United States to reissue a travel advisory for the country in the wake of the deadly attack on an upscale mall in the capital, highlighting fears that the assault could hurt the East African nation's lucrative tourism industry.

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Police Arrests Man After Slaughtering His Four Kids In Central Somalia

0 Visits: 439 | Tuesday October 01, 2013 - 19:46:02
A Somali- Canadian Man was arrested on Tuesday after he slaughtered his four kids in a central Somalia town near Beledweyn, locals said.

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Top Sierra Leone Defense Official Vows Not To withdraw Troops From Somalia Despite Threats

0 Visits: 821 | Tuesday October 01, 2013 - 19:24:49
Sierra Leone would not withdraw its military personnel from Somalia despite threats from the Al- Shabaab group, the country's top defense official said here Monday.

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