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Somali Pirates Release 7 Indian Sailors - Voice of America

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Voice of AmericaThe sailors were handed over to Somali officials on Thursday. The governor of Somalia's Galgudud region, Hussein Ali Weheliye, said the hostages appeared to be in �bad health� but were able to walk unaided. The captain of the ship, Bahadur Singh, ...Deutsche WelleDaily News & AnalysisSeychelles News Agency -

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Indian sailors released by Somali pirates - Deutsche Welle

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Deutsche WelleThe sailors were flown to the Somali capital, Mogadishu, after being freed in the coastal town of Harardhere. "The seven Indian sailors, among them a captain, were held hostage by pirates near Harardhere during the past four years," area governor ...Daily News & AnalysisNew Straits Times OnlineMareeg Media

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Somali community desperate for Westpac money transfer reprie

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Herald SunSomali Australian Council of Victoria president Hussein Haraco, also chair of the Somali Remittance Action Group, said the remittance agency account closures would stop a vital lifeline of money to households across Somalia. DO YOU THINK THE ...

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Rebuilding Somalia - Aljazeera.com

12 hours 5 min ago
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Aljazeera.comJubaland is one of the most advanced new, federal Somali states but the reality is that not all clans have come on board and al-Shabab is still very present. According to the Kenyan army nearly 200 al-Shabab fighters have been killed in the four weeks ...U.S. News & World ReportVoice of AmericaReuters

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We're not out of the woods yet, says Somali minister - Horse

12 hours 5 min ago
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Horseed MediaMany countries have spent their resources to help Somalia come out of its problems and regain stability to help us become a responsible member of the international community,� said Somali Foreign Minister Dr Abdirahman Duale Beyle. In an interview with ...

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UN chief visits war-ravaged Somalia - The Daily Star

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The Daily StarAl-Qaeda-affiliated Shebab insurgents have in recent months lost swathes of territory and towns to the AU force and Somali government troops, but they remain a potent threat. This year they have launched attacks in the heart of Mogadishu, including ...

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Abdullah calls for empowering Somali youth - gulfnews.com

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 13:00
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gulfnews.comDubai: With the shipping routes off the coast of Somalia relatively secure from pirate attacks, the focus of the international community should turn to building the economy of Somalia and other Horn of Africa nations, said Shaikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al ...US Department of State (press release)Business InsuranceRTT News -

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UN head Ban Ki-Moon visits Somalia - Deutsche Welle

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:00
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Deutsche WelleA UN-backed African Union peacekeeping force, along with Somali troops, has in recent months made gains in claiming back territory from the extremist al-Qaeda linked militant group al-Shabab, but the extremist fighters continue to control substantial ...

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UN's Ban Ki-Moon Arrives in Somalia - ABC News

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:00
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ABC NewsBan may bring up the issue of charcoal with Somali and African Union military leaders. The U.N. Security Council last week authorized the inspections of boats suspected of carrying illegal shipments of charcoal from Somalia. Somalia's charcoal market ...Voice of AmericaGarowe OnlineNew Vision -

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SOMALIA: Statement from Speaker of the Parliament on the new

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 02:00
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Raxanreeb OnlineJawaari- Mogadishu (RBC) The House of the People of the Federal Republic of Somalia, reassures the people of Somalia and its international partner's that it is firmly determined to deliver the common legislative agenda agreed between the Parliament and ...somalicurrentGoogle News

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Somali President Extends Amnesty to al-Shabab Fighters - Voi

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 00:00
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Voice of AmericaThe president of Somalia says his country will again offer amnesty to al-Shabab fighters who denounce the terrorist organization and its ideology. Speaking earlier this week in Mogadishu, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said the new amnesty would run from ...Garowe OnlineRaxanreeb OnlineSabahi Online

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Contact Group on Piracy off the Coast of Somalia Meets in Du

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 14:00
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US Department of State (press release)The United States joined over 80 countries, international organizations, and companies in Dubai on October 28 for the 17th Plenary of the Contact Group on Piracy off the Coast of Somalia. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political ...gulfnews.comBusiness InsuranceThe National -

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How WFP Is Responding to Acute Needs in the Gedo Region of S

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 12:00
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AllAfrica.comThe Gedo region in southern Somalia is one of the worst affected areas, with severe water shortages and critical levels of malnutrition being reported. For many in the region, the primary source of income is through livestock and small-scale farming ...

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SOMALIA: Protesters rally in Bosaso in support of Somali Pri

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 09:00
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Horseed MediaOn Monday, hundreds of anti-president demonstrators brought traffic to a standstill in Bosaso the commercial capital of the autonomous region of Puntland State. The demonstrators were in support of the Somali prime minister's decision to reshuffled ...

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Uganda Sends Fresh Troops to Somalia - Wall Street Journal

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 09:00
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Wall Street JournalKAMPALA, Uganda�Uganda has started sending 2,700 new troops to war-torn Somalia, a military spokesman said on Tuesday, as African Union peacekeeping troops continue efforts to stabilize the nation. The fresh troops will reinforce the security of ...www.worldbulletin.netRaxanreeb Onlinesomalicurrent

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SOMALIA: Measles and polio campaigns launch in southern and

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 06:00
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Raxanreeb OnlineMogadishu (RBC) On 11 October, the much awaited measles and polio vaccination campaign in southern and central areas of Somalia was launched, According to NGOs and Somali Health Ministry officials. The Health Ministry says, the campaign aims to ...

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'Pirates off Somalia down, but not out' - gulfnews.com

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 04:00
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gulfnews.comThe world economy is saving around Dh11 billion annually due to a drop in pirate attacks and, according to Mariani, this can be enhanced further only by strengthening the Government of Somalia and other regional countries to tackle the situation on ...Zawya (registration)

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Al-Shabaab loses 8 Somali towns since Sept.: AMISOM - www.wo

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 04:00
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www.worldbulletin.netSidikou earlier met with Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, senior army officers and AMISOM before giving a briefing on "Operation Indian Ocean". The AMISOM head, meanwhile, said that security in Somali capital Mogadishu has improved.Raxanreeb OnlineMidnimo Information Center

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SOMALIA: Nutrition partners addressing supply chain gaps for

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 02:00
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Raxanreeb Onlinedibad-620x330 Buloburte (RBC) An estimated 218,000 children under five are acutely malnourished in Somalia � a 7 per cent increase since January, according to a humanitarian report released by UNOCHA. Assessments by food security partners have ...

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SOMALIA: AU, Somali officials update on the joint secuity Op

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 02:00
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Raxanreeb Onlineshabab-controlled-areas Mogadishu (RBC) President of the Federal Republic of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, and the Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia and Head of AMISOM, Ambassador Maman ...AllAfrica.comDiplomat News NetworkCoastweek

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