Somalia Newswire (Page 4)

Somalia Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Somalia. (Page 4)

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  1. UNHCR repatriates over 67,000 Somali refugees from KenyaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Xinhuanet

    The UN refugee agency said Tuesday it has repatriated some 67,778 Somali refugees from Kenya since the voluntary return exercise begun in December 2014. The UN High Commissioner for Refugees said in its bi-weekly Update released in Nairobi that some 66, 238 refugees were supported to return to their home in Somalia from the Dadaab refugee camp in northeast Kenya.

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  2. 17 Rangers set for Ranger Hall of Fame induction at Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... assistance to their operations" while serving in Vietnam. A Columbus chaplain who was deployed to Mogadishu, Somalia, during a fierce battle that led to the movie, "Black Hawk Down," is among 17 Rangers to be inducted Wednesday into the Ranger Hall ...

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  3. .com | Bomb blast kills eight on Kenya-Somalia borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | News24

    Eight people, including four children returning to school after Eid celebrations, were killed on Tuesday by a roadside bomb in eastern Kenya near the border with Somalia, police said. "We have eight victims - four children and four police," a police spokesperson told AFP following the explosion between Mararani and Kiunga, just a handful of kilometres from the border.

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  4. Supreme Court won't hear appeal over FBI abuse claims - Tue, 27 Jun 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... during a terrorism investigation. Meshal was born and raised in New Jersey. He says he traveled to Mogadishu, Somalia, in 2006 to deepen his understanding of Islam. He was later arrested by local officials in Kenya and turned over to the FBI. Agents ...

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  5. Supreme Court Won't Hear Appeal Over FBI Abuse ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Voice of America

    ... during a terrorism investigation. Meshal was born and raised in New Jersey. He says he traveled to Mogadishu, Somalia, in 2006 to deepen his understanding of Islam. He was later arrested by local officials in Kenya and turned over to the FBI. Agents ...

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  6. News 18 Mins Ago Supreme Court won't hear appeal over Fbi abuse claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... during a terrorism investigation. Meshal was born and raised in New Jersey. He says he traveled to Mogadishu, Somalia, in 2006 to deepen his understanding of Islam. He was later arrested by local officials in Kenya and turned over to the FBI. Agents ...

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  7. Explosion on Ship off Somalia CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Marine News

    A huge explosion was heard from a ship off the coast of Somalia's Puntland region late on Monday and flames were seen rising from what might be a foreign vessel, an official in a nearby port said. "We heard huge explosion and flame rising from the ship.

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  8. Reports of Sinking Ship - Possibly a Warship - Following An Explosion Off SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | EagleSpeak

    Officials and residents in Somalia's Puntland region say they saw a large ship off the country's coast explode and gradually begin to sink Monday. Witnesses in the coastal town of Muranyo describe the ship as looking like a warship, although it was not possible to immediately identify the vessel.

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  9. .com | Somali refugees regret returning home from KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | News24

    With Somalia in collapse, he left his family for neighbouring Kenya where Dadaab, one of the largest and oldest refugee camps in the world, offered a de-facto city served by the UN and dozens of aid agencies. Last August, six years after arriving, Hussein, now 21, took advantage of a repatriation package offered to Somali refugees when the Kenyan government said it would close the camp.

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  10. Explosion heard from ship off the coast of Somalia, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Reuters

    A huge explosion was heard from a ship off the coast of Somalia's Puntland region late on Monday and flame was seen rising from what was possibly a foreign naval vessel, an official told Reuters. "We heard huge explosion and flame rising from the ship.

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  11. Somalia: Witnesses Report Sinking Ship After ExplosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Officials and residents in Somalia's Puntland region say they saw a large ship off the country's coast explode and gradually begin to sink Monday. Witnesses in the coastal town of Muranyo describe the ship as looking like a warship, although it was not possible to immediately identify the vessel.

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  12. 3 dead in suicide blast at police station in Somalia capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    At least three people are dead and several others wounded after a suicide car bomb blast at a police station in Somalia's capital, police said Thursday. The bomber was trying to drive into the police station's gate but detonated against the wall instead, Capt.

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  13. Somalia Faces Catastrophic FamineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Ihavenet.com

    Somalia risks slipping back into famine as worsening drought has left millions of people without food, water or healthcare in a country crippled by decades of war. Five million Somalis, or more than four out of 10 residents, do not have enough to eat because of poor rains and fighting between the Islamist militant group al Shabaab and Somalia's African Union-backed government.

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  14. UAE military buildup draws scrutiny after Yemen allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Washington Times

    ... to the Emiratis, as well as development at the port and the deployment of tanks and aircraft. South of Eritrea, in Somalia's breakaway northern territory of Somaliland, authorities agreed in February to allow the UAE open a naval base in the port ...

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  15. These CIA Torture Victims May Finally Have a Chance at JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | The Nation

    ... Fourteen years ago Salim, who grew up on the Tanzanian island of Zanzibar, was working as a driver in Mogadishu, Somalia, when he was stopped by Somali gunmen and beaten so badly he was hospitalized. From the hospital he was taken to the airport and ...

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  16. Despite Signs of Hope, Millions Across Africa Remain at Risk of StarvationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | Voice of America

    ... along with additional information about this crisis. FILE - Displaced Somali girls who fled the drought in southern Somalia stand in a queue to receive food handouts at a feeding center in a camp in Mogadishu, Somalia. - What's the latest news about ...

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  17. US Drops Reward Offer for Former al-Shabab LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Voice of America

    Mukhtar Robow, then a leader of the Somali militant group al-Shabab, is seen at a news conference at a farm in southern Mogadishu's Afgoye district in Somalia, May 11, 2011. The U.S. State Department has withdrawn its reward offer for Mukhtar Robow, a former leader of the Somali militant group al-Shabab.

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  18. .com | US soon to have permanent diplomatic presence in SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | News24

    The United States ambassador to Somalia says the US once again will have a permanent diplomatic presence in the country after it opens offices in Mogadishu later this year. The US embassy was closed in 1991 as the Horn of Africa nation slid into decades of chaos.

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  19. Friday June 23, Our World in PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... Kushner in the Rose Garden at the Congressional Picnic on the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday in Washington. SOMALIA - Suicide Bomber Targets Police Station: A woman walks past the scene of a suicide car bomb attack on a police station in ...

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  20. Army Ranger Hall of Famer Jeff Struecker: a My faith gave me this sense of peaceaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... and I was a squad leader in Bravo Company, 3rd Ranger Battalion when we deployed from here to Task Force Ranger in Somalia, operation Gothic Serpent. Before I answer any more questions about that, though, can I go back to what made this such a great ...

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