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British citizens face a new “specific threat” in northern Somalia and should leave the region immediately, the Foreign Office warned on Sunday. Officials...Continue reading »

Somalia has been the paradigm of failed states since before 1993, when militants shot down two Black Hawk helicopters and killed 18 American soldiers in...Continue reading »

JOHANNESBURG—Twitter on Friday suspended the account used by Somalia’s Al-Qaeda-linked militant group after the insurgents used the micro-blogging...Continue reading »

Gudoomiye ku-xigeenka 1-aad ee baarlamaanka Soomaaliya iyo wafdi u hogaaminayo ayaa kus ugan magalada Khartoom ee caasimadda wadanka Sudan. Wafdiga waxa...Continue reading »

Barta ay ku lahayeen Twitter-ka kooxda Al Shabaab ayaa la xanibay, iyadoona la ogeyn sababta dhabta ah ee ka danbeysay. AL Shabaab ayaa Twitter-ka kuso...Continue reading »

People living in the Dadaab refugee complex are nervous over Kenya’s plans to relocate Somalis there from urban areas Bishara Mohamed cradles her...Continue reading »

During two decades of conflict, famines and floods, Somali expatriates’ transmission of money back home — known as “remittances”...Continue reading »

Somalia has had perhaps the most turbulent statehood in modern history but perhaps that is turning into an era of peaceful leadership. ALEXANDRIA, Va.,...Continue reading »

NAIROBI; KENYA: Kenya wants the United Nations to reimburse it for expenses incurred during military operations in Somalia. The Cabinet meeting at State...Continue reading »

NAIROBI, Kenya Jan 24 – Somalia’s Al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab insurgents issued an ultimatum to Kenya on Wednesday to release all prisoners held on terrorism...Continue reading »

Since December, when the Government of Kenya announced that all city-dwelling refugees must move into camps, the situation for tens of thousands refugees...Continue reading »

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Mogadishu, Somalia – 23 January 2013) The Heritage Institute for Policy Studies (HIPS), Somalia’s first think tank, has launched...Continue reading »

Last week, the U.S. government recognized a government of Somalia for the first time since 1991. In his remarks to Secretary of State Clinton, President...Continue reading »

Somali authorities should immediately release a journalist and three others linked to the case of a woman who reported being raped by state security forces,...Continue reading »

Madaxweynaha Soomaaliya Xasan Sheekh maxamuud oo booqasho ku jooga wadanka Mareykan-ka ayaa dadweyne faro badan oo Soomaali ah kula kulmey magalada Minisota. Xasan...Continue reading »

The United Nations envoy to Somali and an independent human rights expert have urged authorities in the East African country to investigate the brutal...Continue reading »

By JAMAL KHASHOGGI Next to us, we Saudis, and within our strategic security sphere, lies a country biting the dust for more than two decades. Its collapse...Continue reading »

Madaxweynaha Soomaaliya Xasan Sheekh Maxamuud ayaa jooga magalada Minisota ee cariga ee dalka Mareykan-ka. Xasan Sheekh ayaa la kulmi doono boqolaal kamid...Continue reading »

Just before the mandate of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) is up for review, the Somali government arrested 790 suspects in a coordinated...Continue reading »

WASHINGTON, Jan 17 (TrustLaw) – Somalia has no tolerance for rape but the government will not intervene in a case decried by human rights activists where...Continue reading »