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Greater Horn of Africa Region: Humanitarian Snapshot (July - August 2018)

Google: Somalia - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 02:30
The number of severely food insecure people across the Greater Horn of Africa has fallen to 22.4 million due to improvements in Kenya and Somalia.
Categories: SOMALIA

US carries out air strike in <b>Somalia</b>, 9 militants killed - AFRICOM

Google: Somalia - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 02:07
US carries out air strike in Somalia, 9 militants killed - AFRICOM ... in southern Somalia this week during a battle between U.S. and Somali government ...
Categories: SOMALIA

On This Day: Battle of Mogadishu begins

Google: Somalia - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 01:56
In 1993, the two-day Battle of Mogadishu began during the Somali Civil War, killing 19 Americans and between 200 and 300 Somalis. The militia shot ...
Categories: SOMALIA

<b>Somalia</b>: Al Shabaab is not dead, only weakened

Google: Somalia - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 23:18
Inside Somalia, Al-Shabaab has not been weakened since the Westgate attack ... Most recently, a car belonging to Somali intellectual and free speech ...
Categories: SOMALIA

US military bombing targets in <b>Somalia</b>

Google: Somalia - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 20:41
The Pentagon said at least one al-Shabab militant was wounded in the airstrike, which was carried out in coordination with the Somali government on ...
Categories: SOMALIA

Minnesota playwright, performer shares firsthand experience of <b>Somali</b> civil war

Google: Somalia - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 19:00
Through the use of puppetry, poetry, videos and oral stories, Mansour will share her perspective as a 7-year-old going through the war in Somalia.
Categories: SOMALIA

The Battle of Mogadishu 25 years later: How the fateful fight changed combat operations

Google: Somalia - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 18:15
The Battle of Mogadishu on Oct. 3-4, 1993, in Somalia would later be .... times,” a Somali militia commander told the Washington Post after the battle.
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US admits lowest number of refugees in more than 40 years

Google: Somalia - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 17:52
It barred people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the US for 90 days unless they could prove a "bona fide relationship ...
Categories: SOMALIA

Former Puntland president picked as chief mediator in <b>Somalia&#39;s</b> political crisis

Google: Somalia - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 15:39
The ongoing political crisis which also saw Federal state leaders missed out a planned meeting discussing over the crisis convened by Somali ...
Categories: SOMALIA

<b>Somalia&#39;s</b> Shabaab attack EU military convoy, two wounded

Google: Somalia - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 14:52
MOGADISHU (AFP) – A suicide bomber on Monday rammed a vehicle loaded with explosives into a vehicle carrying a European Union (EU) military ...
Categories: SOMALIA

<b>SOMALIA</b>: Drone strikes Shabaab on southern <b>Somalia</b> coast

Google: Somalia - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 13:22
Yesterday, US Forces killed nine Shabaab terrorists in a strike 40 km northeast of Kismayo after the al Qaeda branch attacked Somali forces operating ...
Categories: SOMALIA

<b>Somali</b> minister says &#39;troops abandoned on frontlines&#39;

Google: Somalia - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 11:07
KISMAYO, Somalia - A Somali regional minister has accused the central government of abandoning troops fighting the Al-Qaeda linked al-Shabab ...
Categories: SOMALIA