Mohamed Behi Younis announces his candidacy for Somaliland presidency.
Friday, October 9, 2015
A six-month investigation by Al Jazeera's Investigative Unit has cast light on the shadowy world of hostage negotiations, revealing how some governments negotiate with armed groups and pay cash ransoms.
Comments from Peter Dutton and Malcolm Turnbull suggest the woman will be brought to Australia soon, but both refuse to comment on the case directly.
Thursday, October 8, 2015
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.
Even as piracy has declined in the past few years, the narrative of Somali pirates has staying power.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Shabaab militants kill president's nephew in ambush.
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
Plunder of Somali waters by foreign fishing vessels could mean the return of hijackings, locals warn.
Successful state building in Somaliland has raised the stakes of holding – and losing – power.
A Somali civil rights group is asking for a meeting with a police chief after a video appears to show an officer pushing and striking a teen.
A Sheffield relative of a mentally ill man facing execution by firing squad in Somaliland is urging it’s British-educated president to intervene.
Riyadh underground break through.
Sunday, October 4, 2015
Nassin Hassan Badhi attempted to smuggle 81kg of the drug - with a street value of £24,000 - into the UK
By -SAİM ORHAN, Todays Zaman- We are in Somaliland and leave Hargeisa, heading for the city of Berbera.
Saturday, October 3, 2015
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.
The young applicants are particularly scrutinised and their chance of getting a visa is minimal.
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.
Somalia becomes 196th State Party to the Convention.
IOM organizes training, review of trafficking referral mechanism in Puntland, Somalia.
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
Al-Shabaab on Friday took two towns in central Somalia, officials and witnesses said.
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'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.