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4 hrs ago | Scoop
MOGADISHU, Somalia, April 21, 2014/African Press Organization / -- The National Union of Somali Journalists condemns in the strongest terms possible the act of suppression, arbitrary arrests, threats and intimidations against the media by the Somaliland authorities, following the arbitrary arrests of three journalists in the disputed town of ... (more)
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8 hrs ago | Daily Monitor
President Nkurunziza also addressed Amisom troops and thanked them for the contribution they have made to the security and stability of Somalia.
11 hrs ago | ABC News
The top United Nations envoy to Somalia warned Tuesday that the U.N. and other foreign diplomats may have to withdraw from the war-ravaged nation if they continue to be attacked.
16 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency
Unknown gunmen shot dead a lawmaker in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Tuesday, the second member of parliament killed in the last 24 hours.
20 hrs ago | Al Jazeera
The killing occurred close to where another legislator was killed the day before in the capital's Madina district: Isak Mohamed was killed when a bomb concealed in his vehicle exploded in Mogadishu's Hamarweyne district, near the port and close to the heavily fortified government district.
20 hrs ago | AlertNet
Islamist rebels shot dead a Somali lawmaker on Tuesday, a day after blowing up one of his colleagues, and vowed to keep killing politicians and wreck efforts to secure the country.
After a closed session on Sunday attended by the speaker of the Somali parliament, his two deputies, the 15 parliamentary committee chairs and ministry officials, lawmakers said they were still unsatisfied with Ministry of Finance's budgetary accounting.
The top United Nations envoy in Somalia today condemned the murder of parliamentarian Isaak Mohamed Rino and called for the perpetrators of the attack to be brought to justice.
An experience of the worst in humanity was not what Ibrahim Mohamed Hussein expected when he touched down in Hong Kong eight months ago, fresh from persecution in Africa.
Federal Member of Parliament has been killed after bomb detonated inside his car in Mogadishu's Hamar Weyne district according to witnesses on Monday, Garowe Online reports.
A Djiboutian soldier, part of the AU Mission in Somalia, leads men suspected of belonging to the Islamist militant group al-Shabaab to a holding area in the town of Buula Burde.
Earlier this year Mohamed Ali was reminded once again of the dangers of living and working in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
Newly released documents from the Bill Clinton library provide a fascinating look at how the administration dealt with Somalia before, during and after the disastrous battle of Mogadishu, also known as Black Hawk Down, which resulted in the deaths of 18 U.S. troops and outraged the nation.
MOGADISHU, Somalia-Mustaf Hussein Abukar wanted a better life for his younger brother, in Europe.
According to news reports from Bal'ad, a town in the Middle Shabelle region, a fierce confrontation erupted today between government troops including the military soldiers and police officers.