Follow @Medeshi - By Matt Coughlin - Bucks county - U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents in Philadelphia said they seized 150 pounds of khat — a stimulant from the Arabian Peninsula — 140 codeine tablets and 16 vials of steroids in a little more than a week.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Follow @Medeshi - March 4, 20114 , London - A pair of convicted 17-year-old burglars from Neasden have been banned from entering any stranger’s property in London for the next three years.
Friday, March 7, 2014
Follow @Medeshi - In the leaked letter shown below , the Somali government expresses it’s concern of the deteriorated situation in Ukraine.
Follow @Medeshi - Somaliland (IOM) - Forty unemployed university graduates hired by an IOM livelihoods programme to work as interns in Somaliland’s local and regional government in Burao and Borama have completed their seven-month internships.
Follow @Medeshi - March 7 , 2014 - Authorities in Somaliland must re-open the offices of an independent newspaper in Hargeisa, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) said today.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Follow @Medeshi - FARGO, N.D. — A North Dakota bank is the latest financial institution in the U.S. and elsewhere that has decided to close the accounts of companies that transfer or convert money, a trend that has upset Somalis who want to send money home.
Follow @Medeshi - 5 March 2014 – The United Nations Security Council today unanimously agreed to extend a partial weapons ban on Somalia for eight months amid reports that Al-Shabaab and other armed groups are able to divert arms and ammunition intended for Government forces.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Follow @Medeshi - A 12-year-old boy who drowned in a St. Louis Park school swimming pool was part of a class of about 30 children being supervised by a teacher who was not a certified lifeguard, the family’s attorney said Monday.
Follow @Medeshi - Somalia - February 2014 actions - There were no reported US operations in Somalia this month, but the US is reportedly increasing operations in the Horn of Africa.
UK Home Office press release : Guidance Notice of rights and entitlements of a person in police custody : Somali
Follow @Medeshi - Updated March 4 , 2014 - UK Gov - Following is a press release by the UK Home office which sets out the rights and entitlements of a person while in police custody.