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Somali vets reunite to honour Shannon - Forbes Advocate

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Forbes AdvocateSomali veterans will return to Forbes for Anzac Day this year to honour Shannon McAliney, the Forbes man who was just 21 when he died on tour in Somalia. This year makes 21 years since Lance Corporal McAliney died in a tragic accident in Somalia.

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Somalia: Searching for Unity in a Fragmented Country - Somal

5 hours 16 min ago
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Somaliland SunSomalilandsun - Twenty three years have passed since the collapse of Somali government back in 1991. Since then, multiple regional states constituted as separate states, including Somaliland, which emerged as a breakaway conglomerate with no formal ...Aljazeera.comsomalicurrentAllAfrica.com -Google News

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Teen jet stowaway aimed for Somalia, dad says - SFGate

5 hours 16 min ago
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SFGate... native Somalia, his father said in an interview. The 15-year-old boy, Yahya Abdi, was hoping to escape challenges he was experiencing at Santa Clara High School, his father, Abdilahi Yusuf Abdi, told the Somali affiliate of Voice of America on ...Voice of AmericaDaily Mail

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SOMALIA: Parliamentarians announce lawmakers' security revie

7 hours 16 min ago
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Raxanreeb OnlineMeanwhile, the Speaker of Somalia Federal Parliament, Mohamed Osman Jawari insisted that threats and assassinations against lawmakers will not derails the smooth running of Somali';s Federal Parliament. �We will not be afraid, we will be strong.

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Somalia: UN envoy condemns murder of second lawmaker in less

9 hours 16 min ago
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UN News Centre22 April 2014 � Following the murder earlier today of Somali parliamentarian Abdiaziz Isaaq Mursal � the second lawmaker to be killed in less than 48 hours in Mogadishu � the top United Nations official in the country strongly condemned the incident ...

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Somalia: Prime Minister closed the National Security Confere

10 hours 16 min ago
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Horseed MediaHis Excellency Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, today closed the National Security Conference held in Mogadishu, telling attendees that �local communities and the security forces must have a close relationship � we are one people with one enemy�.

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No intention of leaving Somalia: UN - Shanghai Daily (subscr

12 hours 16 min ago
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Shanghai Daily (subscription)Siddique reiterated UNSOM's commitment in supporting Somalia saying the mission "remains resolute in its support for the Somali people and their Government." The UNSOM spokesman said UN this week began deploying guard units of about 400 soldiers ...Google News

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SOMALIA: Burundi President visit� - Raxanreeb Online

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Raxanreeb OnlineMA-BURUNDI9 Mogadishu (RBC) The President of Burundi Pierre Nkurunziza on Tuesday made a historic visit to Somalia to check on his forces serving under the African Union peacekeeping mission as well as pay a courtesy call to Somali President ...SomalilandPressHorseed MediaGeeska Afrika -

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Stowaway teen says he was trying to see mother in Somalia, o

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 17:00
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CNN(CNN) -- A 15-year-old boy who survived a flight from California to Hawaii by hitching a ride in the plane's wheel well said he was trying to get to Somalia to see his mother, a law enforcement official told CNN on Tuesday. The teen, who has not yet ...KCRA Sacramento

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Barclays Temporarily Backs Down On Somali Money Transfers -

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 14:00
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Center for Research on GlobalizationDahabshiil, a Somali money transfer company, has won a temporary reprieve from Barclays, the last major bank to allow remittances to Somalia. The agreement comes just as a new report estimates that African expatriates lose $1.8 billion a year in ...

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Somalia: Somaliland Supports Al-� - Raxanreeb Online

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 08:00
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Raxanreeb Online... been supporting a proxy war to undermine security in south-central Somalia, and Puntland, according to credible sources and regional security experts who spoke with the Somali Policy Centre (SPC) on the condition that we keep their identity ...

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Second Somali lawmaker killed as Islamists take responsibili

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 07:00
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The Globe and MailSomali Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed condemned the Tuesday attack and expressed shock at the �horrific and deplorable killings� of the two lawmakers. �The use of terror will not derail us from the progress made in securing Somalia, it only ...

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Somalia: Burundian President visits Mogadishu - Horseed Medi

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 07:00
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Horseed MediaBurundian President Pierre Nkurunziza on Tuesday made a surprise visit to the Somali capital, Mogadishu. The visit was apparently kept secret and the area surrounding the airport was under tight security, as two members of the Parliament were ...Raxanreeb OnlineAllAfrica.comMidnimo Information Center - -

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Somalia: Kenyan President mourns Somali MP killed in bomb at

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 04:00
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Horseed MediaPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has mourned Isak Mohamed, a Member of the Somali Parliament, killed in a bomb attack in Mogadishu Monday. The President said the death of Mohamed was not only a big blow to his family and the Federal Government but also ...somalicurrentGeeska AfrikaMareeg Media

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Africa|Somalia: Bomb Kills Lawmaker - New York Times

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 04:00
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New York TimesA Somali lawmaker was killed when a bomb planted by Islamist militants ripped through his car in Mogadishu on Monday, officials said. The Shabab, a militant group, said they set off the device to punish lawmakers for backing foreign forces in the ...

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Journalist forgoes Hong Kong life on breadline for war-torn

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 16:00
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South China Morning PostAn 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. On his flight to the city, the Somali journalist was clutching desperately at a ...

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German court sentences Somali pirate to 12 years - UPI.com

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 16:00
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UPI.com... Germany against Somali pirates. A Hamburg court convicted 10 men who hijacked a German freighter in 2012. The number of pirate attacks on the sea fell from a high of 176 in 2011 to only seven in 2013, the European Union Naval Force Somalia reported.AllAfrica.com

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'Support Somali state or risk takeover' - Independent Online

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:00
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Independent Online (blog)Norway has had a long engagement in the country, and Mjaugedal warns war alone cannot save Somalia. It will not be helpful to clear al-Shabaab from the territories it holds, unless the Somali government replaces al-Shabaab's administration in those ...

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Somalia: Gunmen kill traditional leader in Kismayo - Horseed

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:00
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Horseed MediaThe assassination comes just a day after the Prime minister of Somalia Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed concluded a week-long trip to Kismayo city, the state capital of Jubba administration. The Prime minister was taking part of the latest efforts to mediate ...Garowe OnlineGoogle News

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Somali MP killed in car bomb attack - Aljazeera.com

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 06:00
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Aljazeera.comAl-Shabab has been driven out of fixed positions in Somalia's major towns by a UN-mandated African Union force, but still regularly launch attacks that include bombs and guerrilla-style raids. However, Somalia's political elite are divided along rival ...BBC NewsSBSABC News -

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