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Story of Alberta woman held hostage in Somalia bought by Hol

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 22:00
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Globalnews.caAmanda Lindhout is seen in this undated handout photo. After about a year of being starved, beaten and sexually brutalized, Amanda Lindhout decided it was time to kill herself.The Alberta woman, taken hostage in Somalia in August 2008, says she reached ...Variety

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Story of Amanda Lindhout, held hostage in Somalia, bought by

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 21:00
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CTV NewsA best-selling memoir by an Alberta woman held hostage in Somalia has been optioned by a Hollywood movie production company and Oscar-nominated actor Rooney Mara. Amanda Lindhout's "A House in the Sky" details torture and abuse the freelance ...VarietyScreen International

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Rooney Mara Joins Somalia Drama 'A House in the Sky' - Varie

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 15:00
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VarietyRooney Mara will produce, and may star in, Annapurna Pictures' abduction drama �A House in the Sky,� the story of Amanda Lindhout's 15-month imprisonment. Annapurna has optioned the memoir by co-authors Lindhout and Sara Corbett and will develop ...

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SOMALIA: Two journalists sentenced to three years of jail te

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 13:00
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Raxanreeb Online (blog)Hargeisa (RBC) The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) condemns in the strongest terms possible to the harsh sentence handed down to two journalists and newspaper license revoking in the Hargeisa regional Court on Wednesday morning, ...Horseed MediaMareeg MediaReporters without borders (press release)

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SOMALIA: Cabinet approves agreement reached by opposing side

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 08:05
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Horseed MediaThe Prime Minister of the Federal Government of Somalia His Excellency Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed chaired an extraordinary session of the Somali Cabinet tonight that led to a unanimous approval of yesterday's agreement reached by the opposing sides in ...Mareeg MediasomalicurrentGarowe Online

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SOMALIA: Somaliland Journalists sentenced to 3 & 4 years in

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 08:00
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Horseed MediaThe National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has strongly condemned the guilty verdict and the jail sentence by Somaliland court against journalists of Haatuf Media Network. Yusuf Abdi Gabobe was sentenced to three years in jail while Ahmed Ali ...

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IFJ Demands Justice for Journalist Murdered in Somalia - All

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 03:00
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AllAfrica.comThe International Federation of Journalists has joined its affiliate, the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ), to call on Somali authorities to carry out a thorough investigation into the killing of the radio journalist, Yusuf Ahmed Abukar ...Reporters without borders (press release)Raxanreeb OnlineDeutsche Welle -

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SOMALIA: Sports activity magazin� - Raxanreeb Online (blog)

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 03:00
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Raxanreeb Online (blog)London (RBC) Somali Football Federation has displayed its activity report magazine in London during a ceremony organized by the SFF's administrative representative in the UK which saw the attendance of key sporting officials from different national ...Midnimo Information CenterUN News CentreHorseed Media -

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Somali Ministry of Information Hosts Cultural Festival in Mo

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 03:00
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AllAfrica.com"This is an exceptional celebration for the new Somalia that seeks peace and stability while reviving social spirit towards unity and development through its rich common culture," Minister of Information Mustafa Duhulow said at the opening of the festival.Raxanreeb Online (blog)

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SOMALIA: Cabinet approves agreem� - Raxanreeb Online (blog)

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 19:00
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Raxanreeb Online (blog)The Prime Minister of the Federal Government of Somalia His Excellency Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed chaired an extraordinary session of the Somali Cabinet tonight that led to a unanimous approval of yesterday's agreement reached by the opposing sides in ...Horseed MediaMidnimo Information CenterAllAfrica.com -

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Somalia: Massachusetts mayor demanded to stop Somali Bantus

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 17:00
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Geeska AfrikaSpringfield (HAN) June 24, 2014 � Eritrea and Somali Refugee asylum seekers news update, by Paige Sutherland (AP). The American Mayor Domenic Sarno is the latest mayor to decry refugee resettlement, joining counterparts in New Hampshire and Maine ...Washington PostInternational Business Times

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SOMALIA: UN Envoy says agreement on new Interim SW Administr

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 08:00
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Raxanreeb OnlinePosted on June 24, 2014 Somali News. Mogadishu (RBC) The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG), Nicholas Kay, welcomed the agreement today to establish a new interim regional administration in south west Somalia.Horseed MediaAllAfrica.comsomalicurrent - -

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Somali Football: End of the season ceremony held in capital

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 04:00
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Horseed MediaThe long journey of the 2013-2014 football season in Somalia has concluded with a colourful ceremony during which Banadir Sports club who won the Nation Link Telecom championship and as well as the winners of division B and C Sahafi FC and Singjet ...Raxanreeb OnlineMareeg Media

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SOMALIA: End of the football sea� - Raxanreeb Online

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 00:00
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Raxanreeb Online�On behalf of Somali Football Federation I would like to thank Nation Link Telecom for showing its commitment to supporting football in the country�the SFF and Nation Link have been cooperating since 2008 when the telecommunications company started to ...Mareeg Media

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Turkey looks to support Somali diaspora - Daily Sabah

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 19:00
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Daily SabahISTANBUL � Ninety-nine representatives of the Somali diaspora visited Prime Minister Erdo?an and thanked him for Turkey taking the lead in helping Somalia and asking for his help to foster cooperation between Turkey and the Somalis living overseas.Raxanreeb OnlineSomaliland Sunsomalicurrent -

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Kenya 'bombs al-Shabab bases' in Somalia - BBC News

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 12:00
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BBC NewsKenyan fighter jets have bombed the al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab group in Somalia, killing more than 80 of its fighters, the African Union (AU) force in Somalia has said. The assault on the villages of Anole and Kuday was part of an effort to "liberate ...Reuters UKThe Standard Digital NewsThe Globe and Mail -

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SOMALIA: US Government welcome� - Raxanreeb Online

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 10:00
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Raxanreeb OnlineNairobi (RBC) The U.S. Government today said that it welcomes the agreement by the two rival administrations who claimed to administer Somalia's South West regions creating tensions in the town of Baidoa. The Special Representative for Somalia (SRS) ...somalicurrent

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SOMALIA: Turkish government declares continued support to So

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 07:00
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Raxanreeb OnlineHis speech came during Global Somali Diaspora Conference in Istanbul where more than 200 Somali diaspora members gathered to discuss their role on the reconstruction of Somalia in the post conflict period. �I urge Somalis to take advantage of the many ...Somaliland SunsomalicurrentDaily Sabah - -

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SOMALIA: Foreign Minister seeks � - Raxanreeb Online

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 05:00
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Raxanreeb Online... potential opportunities Somalia has now. He acknowledged that currently various states and organizations have shown the commitment to stand by side with Somali people and Somalis should continue to cooperate with each other in this important period.

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SOMALIA: First Somali Cultural F� - Raxanreeb Online

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 05:00
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Raxanreeb OnlineThe Somali Cultural Festival was a landmark for a number of reasons. Firstly, it was the first time such a large event has taken place anywhere in Somalia in over 25 years, a quarter of a century. Secondly, it was unique in the number of different ...Midnimo Information Center

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