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Rights Group Calls UN to Sanction Senior Saudi Leaders over Yemen Blockade

0 Visits: 185 | Thursday December 07, 2017 - 10:18:39
BEIRUT — The Saudi-led coalition's broad restrictions on aid and essential goods to Yemen's civilian population are worsening the country's humanitarian catastrophe, Human Rights Watch said today.

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Returning Nigerians Express Relief After 'Hell' of Libya Camps

0 Visits: 97 | Wednesday December 06, 2017 - 20:24:35
LAGOS Nigerian migrants expressed relief as they arrived home on Tuesday from Libya, describing the "hell" of harsh conditions in detention camps where they had been held.

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US, Qatar Development Investment Pacts Vital for Somalia Rebuilding, Says President Farmajo

0 Visits: 160 | Wednesday December 06, 2017 - 15:58:47
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has acknowledged the US comprehensive bilateral development agreement as a remarkable partnership that builds on efforts and commitments towards aspirations for stability and prosperity.

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We Feel Like We are Foreigners in our Own Country

0 Visits: 323 | Wednesday December 06, 2017 - 08:50:03
MOGADISHU — We live in a country were the rights of ordinary citizens are denied, disrespected and sometimes brutally violated.

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Communiqué: Somalia Partnership Forum in Mogadishu (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 198 | Tuesday December 05, 2017 - 19:07:29
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali leaders and international partners have wrapped up Somalia Partnership Forum in Mogadishu.

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Egypt to Host Six Heads of State and Africa's Leading Chief Executive Officers at the Africa 2017 Forum

0 Visits: 129 | Tuesday December 05, 2017 - 18:56:40
CAIRO, Egypt — President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi will be hosting six African heads of state at the Africa 2017 Forum that will take place this week in the picturesque beach resort of Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

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American Lawyers Rush to Stop Deportation of 5 Somali Men

0 Visits: 308 | Tuesday December 05, 2017 - 11:47:25
St. PAUL, USA — Five Minnesota men who have lived in the United States for decades are facing imminent deportation to Somalia, as their lawyers work to halt it.

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Somalia Security Conference Agrees Three Priorities for Immediate Action

0 Visits: 674 | Monday December 04, 2017 - 18:26:45
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — President of the Federal Government of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmaajo" convened the Somalia Security Conference in Mogadishu with representatives of the Federal Member States of Somalia and the Benadir Regional Administration.

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Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh Killed in Sanaa

0 Visits: 163 | Monday December 04, 2017 - 17:30:26
SANAA, Yemen — Yemen's ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed in the capital, Sanaa, according to the radio station of the Houthi-controlled interior ministry.

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DR Congo Rebels Recruited to Quash Protests Against Kabila, Says HRW

0 Visits: 162 | Monday December 04, 2017 - 09:24:14
BRUSSELS — Senior security force officers in the Democratic Republic of Congo mobilized over 200 former M23 rebel fighters from neighboring countries to quash protests against President Joseph Kabila in December 2016, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

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