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Omani, <b>Somali</b> businessmen explore bilateral investment opportunities

Google: Somalia - 5 hours 1 min ago
The Somali delegation held bilateral meetings with Omani businessmen during which the two sides familiarised themselves with investment opportunities in ... Muscat: Means of enhancing commercial and investment relations between Somalia and Oman were discussed when businessmen of the two ...
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Three new Hopkins School Board members take oath of office

Google: Somalia - 6 hours 19 min ago
Even before I started to campaign, for the first few months, I was going to board meetings and talking to people in the Somali community about the board meetings, and a lot of them had no clue that there were functioning board meetings. So, I think it really helps connect parts of the community that have ...
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<b>Somalia</b>, Turkey ink trade deals to boost bilateral ties

Google: Somalia - 7 hours 27 min ago
Somali Deputy Prime Minister Mahdi Ahmed Gulaid said he signed a cooperation protocol during the inaugural meeting of a Joint Economic Commission ... Gulaid said Turkey's investment in Somalia is more than 100 million U.S. dollars, predicting that the bilateral trade volume could rise to 200 million ...
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UK to focus on women&#39;s education in push for world peace

Google: Somalia - 7 hours 38 min ago
... will be specifically championing girls' education in Nigeria, South Sudan, Iraq, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Somalia, Libya, Syria, Burma and ... Somalia to Syria, and from Burma and Afghanistan, women have been instrumental in the development of the UK's National Action Plan on Women, ...
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&#39;Al-Shabaab is recruiting children in <b>Somalia</b>&#39; - HRW

Google: Somalia - 8 hours 1 min ago
The campaign was first reported by VOA's Somali service in September. “These are communities which have already been hit by drought, very poor, struggling to survive,” said Laetitia Bader, a senior Africa researcher at Human Rights Watch who interviewed families affected by the campaign, which ...
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omalia and Turkey Sign Trade Agreements and Form Joint Economic Commission

Google: Somalia - 8 hours 23 min ago
In a meeting held in Anakara, the Somali delegation led by Somali Deputy Prime Minister Mahdi Mohammed Gulaid and his Turkish counterpart Recep ... Somalia and Turkey previously signed trade memorandums in areas such as energy, mines, electricity, higher education, agriculture, and fisheries.
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Canadians Have A Duty To Protect Abdoul Abdi

Google: Somalia - 8 hours 34 min ago
Abdoul Abdi was 6-year-old boy when he, along with his sister and aunts fleeing a civil war in Somalia, arrived in Nova Scotia and was placed almost ... via Getty Images A number of members of the Somali community were at the first meeting to protest the perceived lack of support for Somali children in ...
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Abdoul Abdi case: A test of Canada&#39;s commitment to rules and compassion

Google: Somalia - 9 hours 42 min ago
Like Abdoul Abdi, Jama Warsame was born in Saudi Arabia but only inherited his mother's Somali citizenship – and never set foot in Somalia. He also came to Canada as a young child. Neither Mr. Abdi nor Mr. Warsame had ever lived in Somalia prior to arriving in Canada; neither had any family left in ...
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<b>Somalia&#39;s</b> Shabaab forcing civilians to hand over children: HRW

Google: Somalia - 10 hours 11 min ago
Nairobi, Kenya | AFP | Somalia's Al-Qaeda linked Shabaab insurgents are increasingly threatening civilians to force them to hand over young children for “indoctrination and military training”, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Monday. The rights watchdog said an aggressive campaign to recruit children ...
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African thug Jamali Musa jailed over barbershop brawl

Google: Somalia - 11 hours 27 min ago
A YOUNG thug from Somalia who terrorised a Footscray barber shop has been jailed for three months. Jamali Musa, 20, of Flemington shook his head in disbelief as he was taken into custody and hauled off to jail. The youth had expected to walk free on a good behaviour bond, which he was already on ...
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<b>Somalia</b>: Al Shabaab Attacks Military Bases Near Baidoa Town

Google: Somalia - 12 hours 8 min ago
Heavily armed Al Shabaab militants have launched a daring attack on several Somali military bases near Baidoa city, the interim seat of Southwest State on Tuesday. Residents said fighters mounted in battle wagons moved in Goofgaduud and Deynuney, about 30Km north of Baidoa after overrunning ...
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<b>Somalia</b>: Roadside Bomb Hits <b>Somali</b> Police Vehicle in Mogadishu

Google: Somalia - 12 hours 19 min ago
Several soldiers were wounded after a roadside bomb hit a Police vehicle carrying an official at Florence junction in Mogadishu's Wardhigley district, witnesses said. Reports said a huge explosion was heard when the roadside bomb planted on the road struck the vehicle transporting the Police ...
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Khadija Abdullahi Daleys, Mother Of <b>Somali</b> Music, Dies At 82

Google: Somalia - 12 hours 19 min ago
One of Somalia's most legendary singers has died. Khadija Abdullahi Daleys was known as the mother of Somali music, and we have an appreciation. Facebook; Twitter; Flipboard; Email. Get The Stories That Grabbed Us This Week. Delivered to your inbox, these are the NPR stories you don't want to ...
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<b>Somali</b> forces kill Al-Shabaab militants in southern region

Google: Somalia - 12 hours 42 min ago
MOGADISHU, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- Several Al-Shabaab militants were killed on Tuesday in heavy fighting between Somali National Army and the militant group near Baidoa town, southwest Somalia, officials said. Security Minister of Southwest State in Somalia Hassan Hussein Mohamed told Xinhua by ...
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Thousands of families displaced after troops destroy aid camps in <b>Somalia</b>

Google: Somalia - 12 hours 42 min ago
Thousands in Somalia have been left with no shelter on the outskirts of Mogadishu. (Shutterstock). Related Articles. US says airstrike kills 2 militants in Somalia · Somalia releases jailed ex-minister and government detractor. Thousands in Somalia have been left with no shelter on the outskirts of ...
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Khadija Abdullahi Dalays, Mother Of <b>Somali</b> Music, Dies At 82

Google: Somalia - 13 hours 16 min ago
Khadija Abdullahi Dalays, Mother Of Somali Music, Dies At 82 ... 20185:00 AM ET. Heard on Morning Edition · Eyder Peralta · Twitter. One of Somalia's most legendary singers has died. She was known as the mother of Somali music, and we have an appreciation. Facebook; Twitter; Flipboard; Email ...
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A Minnesota health advocate&#39;s crusade brings harmful skin lightening out of the dark

Google: Somalia - 13 hours 27 min ago
INNEAPOLIS — Karmel Square is a hub of the Somali community here, a colorful, cheerfully noisy hodgepodge of vendors and restaurants unofficially known as the Somali Mall. Amira Adawe stops by often to buy tea and chat in Somali with friends and relatives wearing hijabs and flowing, floor-length ...
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<b>Somali</b> forces targeted in landmine attack in Mogadishu

Google: Somalia - 13 hours 38 min ago
MOGADISHU, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- A convoy of Somali security forces was hit by a landmine in the outskirts of the capital Mogadishu Tuesday but there were no casualties reported so far. A police officer who asked not to be named told Xinhua the convoy drove into the landmine in Mogadishu's ...
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Miraa exporters to Mogadishu boycott trade over high prices

Google: Somalia - 14 hours 12 min ago
Women selling miraa in Maua Town, Igembe South on December 9, 2017. Miraa exporters serving the Mogadishu market have started a boycott on the trade citing high farm gate prices. PHOTO | PHOEBE OKALL | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...
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Hotspots H2O, January 16: Drought Continues to Hinder Kenya

Google: Somalia - 14 hours 12 min ago
I never thought my own people would treat me this way in Mogadishu, I felt like a foreigner in my own country.” —Farhia Hussein, who was living in one of Somalia's aid camps before Somali security forces destroyed it. The United Nations states that water points, sanitary facilities, and latrines were ...
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