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Suicide Car Bomber Kills 26 Near Somali Presidential Palace

0 Visits: 171 | Wednesday August 31, 2016 - 15:03:04
A suicide car bomber on Tuesday targeted a hotel near the Somali presidential palace in Mogadishu, killing 26 people, officials and medical sources said.

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Gunmen Attack Hotel Near Presidential Palace

0 Visits: 123 | Tuesday August 30, 2016 - 15:24:44
Gunmen have attacked a hotel close to the presidential palace in the Somali capital Mogadishu, according to local reporters.

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Two Al-Shabaab Suspects Arrested In Mogadishu

0 Visits: 137 | Tuesday August 30, 2016 - 15:17:06
Somali security forces on Monday arrested two Al-Shabaab suspects from Dharkenlay district in Benadir region after operation there.

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Interim Southwest Administration President Offers Amnesty To Al-Shabaab Fighters

0 Visits: 271 | Monday August 29, 2016 - 15:45:18
The President of the Interim Southwest Administration, Shariif Hassan Sheikh Adan on Sunday extended amnesty to Al-Shabaab fighters who renounced terrorism and violence.

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Two dead, Three Injured In IED Blast And Gunfire In Beled-Hawo

0 Visits: 205 | Monday August 29, 2016 - 15:35:11
At least two Somali soldiers were killed and three others sustained injuries in bomb explosion in Beled-Hawo city, near Somali border with Kenya on Sunday afternoon.

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Death Toll In Somalia Beach Restaurant Attack Rises To 10

0 Visits: 146 | Friday August 26, 2016 - 14:27:11
The death toll from an attack late on Thursday by Islamic militants on a seaside restaurant in the Somali capital Mogadishu has risen to 10, police said.

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Al-Shabaab Militants Raid Beach Restaurant In Mogadishu After Setting Off Car Bomb

0 Visits: 153 | Friday August 26, 2016 - 14:23:06
Al-Shabaab militants attacked a beach restaurant in the capital Mogadishu on Thursday, with gunmen raiding the building after setting off a car bomb, police and the insurgent group said.

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Ex Vice President Buried In Mogadishu

0 Visits: 521 | Thursday August 25, 2016 - 16:22:06
Former Somali Vice President and Defence Minister, General Mohamed Ali Samatar has this afternoon been laid to rest at a state funeral function in the capital city of Mogadishu attended by President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke.

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Somali President: UAE Supports Our Country's Construction Process And Fight Against Terrorism

0 Visits: 181 | Thursday August 25, 2016 - 16:17:09
President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has commended the United Arab Emirates' outstanding gesture by President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan to support his country.

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US To Provide Sh19bn For Dadaab Closure And Electoral Reforms

0 Visits: 111 | Tuesday August 23, 2016 - 15:29:43
The United States government will provide Sh17 billion for repatriation of refugees as Kenya pushes ahead with its plan to close the Dadaab camp by end of the year.

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AMISOM, SNA Partnership Key To Securing Somali Electoral process - Force Commander

0 Visits: 164 | Tuesday August 23, 2016 - 15:25:02
Tighter collaboration between the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and the Somali National Armed Forces (SNA) will be key to securing the upcoming electoral process and countering Al-Shabaab, the regional body's Force Commander, Lt. Gen. Osman Noor Soubagleh said Monday.

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win Suicide Bombs Claimed By Al-Shabaab Kill 20 People In Somalia

0 Visits: 275 | Monday August 22, 2016 - 14:41:41
More than 20 people were killed on Sunday when suicide bombers from the militant Al-Shabaab group detonated two car bombs at a local government headquarters in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region, witnesses and officials said.

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AU Special Representative Urges International Community To Help Somalia Hold Successful Electoral Process

0 Visits: 135 | Thursday August 18, 2016 - 15:45:45
A successful electoral process will not only be a victory for Somalia but also the African Union and the international community, the Special Representative of the Chairperson of African Union Commission for Somalia (SRCC), Ambassador Francisco Madeira has said.

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AU, Somali Forces Kill 3 Al-Shabaab Militants In Somalia

0 Visits: 138 | Thursday August 18, 2016 - 15:34:19
African Union and Somali forces on Wednesday killed at least three Al-Shabaab militants during a security operation in southern Somalia.

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Over 300 Al-Shabaab Suspects Nabbed In Mogadishu: Official

0 Visits: 190 | Wednesday August 17, 2016 - 20:41:49
Joint forces from Somali government and African Union peacekeeping mission (AMISOM) arrested 313 Al-Shabaab suspects during a security operation in Daynile district of Mogadishu.

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Somalia Hires Lawyers For Its Citizens Accused Of Piracy In India

0 Visits: 234 | Wednesday August 17, 2016 - 20:32:51
Somali government has said it has hired lawyers for its citizens under arrest in India suspected of involvement in piracy amid reports some have died in custody over poor conditions.

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Somali Government Confirms Sakoow Raid, Affirms Key Al-Shabaab Leaders Felled

0 Visits: 222 | Tuesday August 16, 2016 - 15:48:38
US trained Somali forces have killed several Al-Shabaab fighters including senior commanders and Al-Shabaab technicals during covert operations in southern Somalia, the Defense Ministry said on Tuesday.

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US Confirms Operation In Southern Somalia, Declines Its Forces Were Involved

0 Visits: 141 | Tuesday August 16, 2016 - 15:43:12
The US State Department has confirmed an undercover military operation in Sakow, Middle Jubba, in Somalia's southern regions but claimed its forces were not involved.

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Somalia Faces Security Challenges From Local Politicians, Says President

0 Visits: 137 | Monday August 15, 2016 - 14:06:31
The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has blamed local politicians and members of his government for the current insecurity gripping the country.

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Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud Assents To Human Rights Bill

0 Visits: 142 | Monday August 15, 2016 - 13:49:51
President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud on Sunday signed into law the Human Rights Commission bill, which effectively opens the avenue for the creation of the Human Rights Commission in Somalia.

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Somali Forces Conduct Operation To Clean Up Roadblocks In Lower Shabelle

0 Visits: 310 | Monday August 08, 2016 - 18:41:46
Security forces have conducted a heavy operation to clean up illegal roadblocks set up by armed militias in Lower Shabelle region.

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The Date For The Next Election In Somalia Is Proclaimed

0 Visits: 910 | Monday August 08, 2016 - 18:39:00
The Chairman of the Federal Indirect Election Technical Committee of Somalia, Omar Mohamed Abdulle on Sunday addressed the media, sharing details about the elections during a press conference held in Mogadishu.

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