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Battle rages after Mogadishu hotel attack, death toll nears 30

” Heavy gunfire rang out across central Mogadishu on Friday as Somali special forces battled to dislodge insurgents holed up…

AMISOM Unveils Plan to Flush al-Shabab From Somalia Hideouts

“Top military commanders of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Saturday that they had agreed to launch new,…

Somali Govt Denies Selling Any Kenyan Oil Blocks

“Somalia says it has not auctioned any oil blocks in a disputed section of the Indian Ocean, contrary to claims…

Kenya denies expelling Somali envoy

“Kenya has denied expelling the Somalia ambassador and recalling its envoy to Mogadishu over a simmering marine territorial dispute.” https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/ea/Kenya-denies-expelling-Somali-envoy/4552908-4986524-5b25fpz/index.html…

Somalia: Expelled Ambassador Arrives in Mogadishu

“Somali ambassador to Kenya Mohamoud Ahmed Nur alias Tarzan arrived at Mogadishu’s Aden Abdulle International Airport early Sunday, media reported.”…

Kenya: Corruption aids terrorism

Corruption helps terrorism becaue “Kenya police officers have allowed jihadists to shuttle “with little interference” between Kenya and Somalia “facilitated…

SOAS Somali Diaspora Conference: Challenges & Opportunities in UK

15th February 1:00 PM- 9:00 PM At SOAS, London The Somali Diaspora is one of the largest black and ethnic…

Somalia: Chinese Deal Angers Fishing Communities, Sparks Concerns Over Sovereignty and Piracy

“A new fishing deal signed between the Somalia government and vessels tied to the China Overseas Fisheries Association raises serious…

Somalia Oil Drilling Quest Dives It to Turbulence As Leaders Differ

“Deep divisions have emerged among the Somalia leadership over planned Somalia Oil and Gas conference supposed to take place in…

Lift UN arms embargo and see how far we’ll go in anti-terror fight

The Somali ambassador to Kenya Mohamoud Ahmed Nur was quoted as saying “How do you expect the Somalia government, which…

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