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Somalia: Is Puntland ready for self reliance? - Horseed Medi

58 min 8 sec ago
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Horseed MediaPuntland, a federal state and leading pioneer in northern Somalia has been land of peace since 1998 when traditional leaders, veteran politicians and academia sat for a community-wide consultation. So far we to some extent have come of age ...

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'Flower of paradise' ban in UK raises ire of its Somali comm

2 hours 58 min ago
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BDliveBritain, whose large ethnic Somali community sustained a lucrative demand for the leaves, banned khat from last month as an illegal drug. This prohibition jolted the khat market, creating a supply glut in Somalia and pushing down prices, to the delight ...

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Somalia: Government Spokespers?on Media Trained? - Raxanreeb

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 20:00
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Raxanreeb OnlineI recently watched a Youtube video by Al Jazeera English as it was hosting three Somali guests. One of the guests was Ridwaan Haji Abdiweli, the spokesperson of the Federal Government of Somalia. The three guests were debating about the disarmament ...

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Somalia sues Kenya at top UN court over maritime border - Ya

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 19:00
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Yahoo NewsKenya, which has had troops in southern Somalia since 2011, first as an invading force and then as part of an African Union peacekeeping force, lays claim to a triangle of water stretching for more than 100,000 square kilometres (40,000 square miles ...U.S. News & World ReportABC News

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Somalia Asks UN Court to Set Maritime Boundary - ABC News

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 14:00
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ABC NewsSomalia has asked the United Nations' highest court to determine the maritime boundary it shares in the Indian Ocean with east African neighbor Kenya. Somalia filed the case Thursday with the International Court of Justice, contending that both ...

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Nine killed in fighting between rival regions in north Somal

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 13:00
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swissinfo.chBOSSASSO Somalia (Reuters) - At least nine people were killed in fighting on Thursday between rival areas in Somalia's usually calm Somaliland region, residents said, highlighting the fragility of security improvements anywhere in the Horn of Africa ...Garowe OnlineRaxanreeb Online

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Somalia: Somaliland forces take control of Saah Dheer - Garo

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 06:00
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Garowe OnlineLASANOD, Somalia August 28, 2014 (Garowe Online)-Somaliland forces seized Sool region town of Saah Dheer after heavy fighting erupted in the early hours of Thursday morning according to officials, Garowe Online reports. Somaliland armed forces ...Raxanreeb Online

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Ethiopia Urged to Intensify Support for Somalia's Peace - Al

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 03:00
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AllAfrica.comBritain has called on Ethiopia to step up support towards the peace and stability of neighbouring Somalia. Ambassador Berhane Gebre-christos, Ethiopian State Minister for Foreign Affairs, held talks on Wednesday with Hugh Powell, Britain's Deputy ...

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Somali users of amphetamine-like 'paradise flower' khat enjo

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 03:00
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The Japan TimesBritain, whose large ethnic Somali community sustained a lucrative demand for the leaves, banned khat from July as an illegal drug. This prohibition jolted the khat market, creating a supply glut in Somalia and pushing down prices, to the delight of ...

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Somalia: Former warlord agrees to join Jubaland Peace Proces

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 23:00
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Garowe OnlineFederal Government of Somalia's Minister of Internal Affairs Abdulahi Godah Barre, Jubaland officials and traditional leaders paid visit to Col. Bare Hirale stronghold of ... Somali government delegation escorted the commanders of Col. Bare Hiirale ...

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Captive in Somalia: Aid Worker Reflects on 2011 Kidnapping -

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 16:00
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NBCNews.comCaptive in Somalia: Aid Worker Reflects on 2011 Kidnapping. Jessica Buchanan says being held hostage in Somalia for 93 days in 2011 was one of the hardest things she's ever had to endure. She discusses her time in captivity with WFLA's John Rogers.

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How Britain's ban on khat created a supply glut in Somalia -

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 14:00
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The IndependentBritain, whose large Somali community sustained a lucrative demand for the leaves, banned khat from July. This prohibition jolted the khat market, creating a supply glut in Somalia and pushing down prices, to the delight of the many connoisseurs of its ...

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Somalia: Three die of hunger in Gedo - Horseed Media

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 09:00
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Horseed MediaRadio Ergo's local reporter said a barrel of water in rural areas of Gedo increased from less than 50,000 to 140,000 Somali shillings. Our reporter said many pastoralist families were at risk ofstarvation fatal water shortage if the blockade affecting ...

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AFM soldiers back from Somalia mission - Times of Malta

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 06:00
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Times of MaltaA contingent of 21 AFM soldiers are back from Somalia where they formed part of an EU-mandated anti-piracy mission. The contingent worked with Dutch forces on the warship De Zeven Provincien. They performed various boarding missions of suspicious ...

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American ISIS fighter killed in Syria once 'polite and respe

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 02:00
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New York Daily NewsAmerican-born ISIS fighter Douglas McAuthur McCain was extremely tight with Troy Kastigar, a 28-year-old convert to Islam who died in 2009 fighting for terrorist outfit Al Shabab in Somalia, Kastigar's mother told the Daily News. ... �They had quite a ...International Business TimesWHDH-TVGoogle News

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Somaliland:US Senate gives Somalia money transfer a new life

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 23:00
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SomalilandPress�Many Somali families continue to rely on remittances to meet their most basic needs. With roughly a quarter-billion dollars of direct, community-level support at stake, all parties involved � Somali authorities, the US government, banks, and Money ...

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SOMALIA: NOC welcomes re-entry of Somali Judo Federation int

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 23:00
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Raxanreeb Onlinehqdefault Mogadishu (RBC) The president of Somali National Olympic Committee Abdullahi Ahmed Tarabi has lauded for the recent election of Somali Judo Federation and its re-entry into the world body after years of absence, while receiving the recently ...

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American-Somali relations: What's in the words? - Horseed Me

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 20:00
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Horseed MediaEver since they joined AMISOM, al-Shabbab which was swept out of Mogadishu since 2011, made a comeback with belligerent vengeance. Among other violent operations, they attacked Villa Somalia where both the Somali President and Prime Minister work ...

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SOMALIA: Defense minister meet his Turkish counterpart in An

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 14:00
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Raxanreeb OnlineRBC (Ankara) Somali defense minister Gen Mohamed Hasssan Sheikh who has recently being in Turkish capital of Ankara has met his counterpart Cismad Yalmas in Ankara. Somali government delegation led by Somalia's defense minister Shiekh had ...

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Somalia's Future Hinges On Its Youth - Huffington Post

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 14:00
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Huffington PostSomali President Siad Barre was overthrown and anarchy overtook the east African nation of Somalia. Warlords filled the void of a central government as lawlessness reigned and war became the norm. Jamel was 8 when conflict descended on his family's ...Garowe Online

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