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Pontus Marine Limited
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Thursday, October 8, 2015

Minnesota - Somali refugee charged with raping 10 year old girl

A 34-year-old immigrant has been arrested and charged with brutally raping a 10-year-old girl in Minnesota and the local media in Minneapolis has refused to identify the man as a refugee from Somalia.

There’s more to Somali fishing than piracy

Even as piracy has declined in the past few years, the narrative of Somali pirates has staying power.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Al-Shabaab gunmen kill nephew of Somalian president Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud

Shabaab militants kill president's nephew in ambush.

ISIL claims suicide bombings in Yemen’s Aden

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group’s Yemen affiliate has claimed responsibility for an attack on an Arab coalition base that killed at least 15 troops, including four Emirati soldiers.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Sunday, October 4, 2015

London- Woman jailed for smuggling Khat through Heathrow

Nassin Hassan Badhi attempted to smuggle 81kg of the drug - with a street value of £24,000 - into the UK

An Ottoman city in Africa: BERBERA

By -SAİM ORHAN, Todays Zaman- We are in Somaliland and leave Hargeisa, heading for the city of Berbera.

Saturday, October 3, 2015

US- Abdullahi Hussein opens first Somali-owned medical practice in Twin Cities

Abdullahi Hussein, a veteran physician assistant who comes from an entrepreneurial family, has opened what is believed to be the first Somali-owned medical clinic in the Twin Cities at 47th and Hiawatha avenues S.

Trafficking and migration tightened by Ethiopia

The young applicants are particularly scrutinised and their chance of getting a visa is minimal.

Afghanistan - 12 MSF staff, 7 patients killed in Kunduz attack, US admits airstrikes

A hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz was hit in an overnight aerial attack that killed at least 19 people, including nine Medecins Sans Frontieres staff and three children.

Joint statement on Somalia’s ratification of the convention on the rights of the child

Somalia becomes 196th State Party to the Convention.

Puntland’s referral mechanism for victims of trafficking

IOM organizes training, review of trafficking referral mechanism in Puntland, Somalia.

Somali Government Rejects Proposed UN Moratorium on Oil Deals

Somalia opposes a moratorium on oil deals that’s being discussed at the United Nations as a way of stabilizing one of the world’s most fragile states, Finance Minister Mohamed Adan said.

Friday, October 2, 2015

Shabaab takes two towns in central Somalia

Al-Shabaab on Friday took two towns in central Somalia, officials and witnesses said.

Slough - Three men arrested for stabbing victim Wa-ays Dhaye

Police has been granted a warrant to keep three men in custody while they continue questioning them in connection with the killing of 18-year-old Slough man Wa-ays Dhaye - known as Bigs.

Somalia urges 'Marshall Plan' for reconstruction

Somalia's prime minister is proposing a far-reaching plan for national reconstruction in the aftermath of a civil war of two and a half decades.