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<b>Somalia</b> President fires Chief Justice

2 hours 51 min ago
Former transitional Somali President Sharif Sheikh Ahmed picked Ilkahanaf for the post. With Mohamud seeking re-election, Somalia prepares for ...
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<b>Somalia</b> claims destruction of ISIS training camp

3 hours 8 min ago
Somali commandos have destroyed an Islamic State training camp in a raid in Southern Somalia, the Somali army has said. The ground operation ...
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Two key things that Raila will change about Kenya if elected in 2017

5 hours 17 min ago
For starters, in his first year as president if elected, Raila will withdraw the Kenyan troops for the war-torn Somalia. Over the years, the presence of the ...
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<b>Somali</b> president Relieved court chief from his duties

6 hours 25 min ago
Somali president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has sacked the long-serving ... “The president of the federal republic of Somalia has removed Ilkahanaf ...
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Journalists Face Murders But Keep Working in Name of Press Freedom

7 hours 33 min ago
Somali journalists frequently receive threats and although many have been ... Fifty-nine journalists have been killed in Somalia since 1992, soon after a civil war broke out in this horn of Africa nation, according to the organization.
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Kenyan police say they have stopped a Westgate Mall-style terror attack

7 hours 55 min ago
In February, an al-Shabaab attack on an African Union base in Adde, Somalia left at least 180 Kenyan soldiers dead, according to Somali officials.
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<b>Somali</b> commandos killed 12 fighters ISIS base raid,

8 hours 40 min ago
A newly trained Somali commandos have raided an Islamic State (ISIS) ... This is the second special commando operation against ISIS in Somalia in a ...
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<b>Somalia</b>: Alshabaab Demotes Lower Shabelle Representative

9 hours 2 min ago
Armed group Alshabaab has demoted Lower Shabelle representative. According to reports by VOA Somali the demotion of Sheikh Mohamed Abu ...
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<b>Somali</b> student faces death sentence for trafficking &#39;khat&#39; leaves

11 hours 13 min ago
SEPANG: A Somali college student was charged at the Magistrate's Court here today with trafficking 13.10kg of "khat" leaves, a drug popular among ...
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How not being able to read an SMS let <b>Somali</b> business woman down

12 hours 2 min ago
(ERGO) - When Nasra Yusuf, 36, was cheated by a customer buying food items at her small shop in Buhodle it spurred her into taking action that ...
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<b>Somali</b> journalists risking their lives to report news

12 hours 2 min ago
Human Rights Watch says that the lives of journalists in Somalia are being threatened by al-Shabab, a militant extremist group affiliated with Al Qaeda, ...
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Somaliland police arrest cleric for inciting violence

12 hours 47 min ago
HARGEISA (Hiiraan) – Police in the northern Somalia republic of Somaliland arrested a local religious leader in the capital Hargeisa on suspicion of ...
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UK starts deploying troops to South Sudan, <b>Somalia</b>

13 hours 44 min ago
UK starts deploying troops to South Sudan, Somalia ... Burundi, Djibouti, Kenya and Ethiopia to help Somali government forces stabilise the country.
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<b>Somali</b> refugee sets herself on fire at Australian immigration camp on Nauru

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 22:11
The 21-year-old woman from Somali was critically injured after she set herself on fire. The woman was flown 4,500 kilo-meters from Nauru to Brisbane ...
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The worst place to be a journalist

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 21:26
Somalia is the worst place in Africa, and one of the worst places in the world, to be a journalist. ... The veteran journalist, a reporter and bureau chief for the private Somali ... “Media freedom shouldn't be yet another fatality in Somalia.
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Terror lingers for Canadian kidnapping victim Amanda Lindhout

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 18:40
Lindhout was kidnapped and held for 460 days in Somalia. .... knowing the tape would become public at the trial of a Somali man arrested last year in ...
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Kenya arrest extremist medical students plotting biological attack, recruiting for ISIS

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 17:30
... Kenyan forces have been aiding Somali troops to fight Al-Shabab militants. ... Al-Shabab says it will drive out AU and Kenyan forces out of Somalia.
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HRW: <b>Somali</b> Government, Militants Intimidating Journalists

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 16:11
Laetitia Bader, a Human Rights Watch researcher, said Somali journalists face daily threats in ... “In Somalia, if you are a journalist, you are a target.
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<b>Somali</b> Migrant in Critical Condition After Setting Herself Ablaze in Protest in Australian Detention <b>...</b>

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 15:03
160503115653-somali-refugee-large-169 A 21-year-old Somali migrant to Australia, identified as Hadon Yasin, is recovering from burns after she set ...
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ISIS In Kenya: Police Foil Alleged Anthrax Attack By Islamic State Group-Linked Medics

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 14:39
The development comes just days after the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, claimed responsibility for its first terrorist attack in Somalia.
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