|Drummer Lee Rigby of the 2nd |
Battalion the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers murdered on
Wednesday the 22nd of may 2013 in Woolwich
Thursday, May 23, 2013
(Medeshi)- Mogadishu , Somalia, May 23 |UPI| -- About 10 people are believed to have been killed in clashes between Ethiopian troops and al-Shabaab insurgents in the Somali city of Beledweyn, officials say.
London : "Serving soldier " beheaded with machete in suspected terror attack in Woolwich (Warning : distressful Video)
(Medeshi)- The following a video recorded by the attacker who beheaded a British soldier near the Army Baracks in Woolwich on Wednesday afternoon . The man is carrying as shown in the video, a machete and a butcher's knife used in beheading the the soldier.
(Medeshi)- Nairobi, May 23 |Xinhua| -- The Kenyan government has reopened registration of asylum seekers mainly from Somalia after six months of closure, the UN refugee agency said in its latest update for Somalia on Thursday.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
(Medeshi)- NAIROBI, 22 May 2013 (IRIN) - Over one million people in Somalia are currently food insecure, according to a May report by the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWSNET). This number is a significant drop from the 3.7 millionconsidered food insecure in mid-2011.
(Medeshi)- A man has been killed in a machete attack and two suspects shot by police in Woolwich, south-east London.
(Medeshi)- 21st summit of the African Union (AU) - Central African Republic, Guinea Bissau and Madagascar have been banned from attending the 21st summit of the African Union (AU), to be held from 25 to 27 May in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
(Medeshi)- Nearly 260,000 people died during the famine that hit Somalia from 2010 to 2012, a study shows. Half of them were children under the age of five, says the report by the UN and the US-funded Famine Early Warning Systems Network.
( Medeshi) - Dr Edna Aden made the following speech at a conference at the EU headquarters in Belgium. Edna discusses in length the history of Somaliland and urges the World to recognize this democratic State.
Today, the European Union has launched the handing over phase of the Sheikh Technical Veterinary School to the Inter-Governmental Authority for Development (IGAD). The pioneer school specialised in animal health and initiated by the EU in Somaliland 10 years ago, will indeed soon become a regional centre of excellence within the Horn of Africa.
Worst hit was Moore, south of the city, where neighbourhoods were flattened and schools destroyed by winds of up to 200mph (320km/h).
About 120 people are being treated in hospitals.
President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in Oklahoma.
Monday, May 20, 2013
(Medeshi)- Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn declared bi-partisan support for Somaliland in the case of military action against the threat from neighboring Somalia and other external militants such as al Shabab.
Sunday, May 19, 2013
|Photo : Somaliland army in parade on May 18, 2013|
(Medeshi)- • Despite the improvements in the current food security conditions due to good Gu rains since March, over onemillion people estimated by the Food Security and Nutrition Analysis Unit-Somalia (FSNAU), FEWS NET, and partners during January 2013 will likely still remain food insecure through September, primarily at Stressed or Crisis (IPC Phases 2 or 3) .
Saturday, May 18, 2013
(Medeshi)- By Jen Lynds - PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — At college commencement ceremonies across the country, it is not unusual to hear stories about students who have overcome tremendous obstacles in order to receive their degrees. Some have fled war-torn countries, worked several jobs to pay for school or attended college in an area where they didn’t really know anyone at all.
(Medeshi)- MOGADISHU: Somalia’s prime minister is expected to face a vote of confidence next week, lawmakers said on Friday, and backers of the challenge said they were frustrated with the pace of political reform.
Ahmed Mahamoud Silany, the region’s president, told Al Jazeera on Friday that, despite Somalia's calls to be united with the region, Somaliland is determined to retain its independence.
(Medeshi)-Somalia New Deal and Somaliland Independence
Now 51 and retired, he has passed his camels to his son to pursue this centuries-old trade in “white gold” from the Danakil Depression, where rain almost never falls and the average temperature is 94 degrees Fahrenheit (34.4 Celsius).
(Medeshi)- Following are videos and photos from the web of May 18 celebrations in Somaliland :
Friday, May 17, 2013
(Medeshi) - The Horn of Africa has been ravaged by war and famine for decades, and now one of Somalia's regions, hopes to become an independent state.
Video of Toronto mayor Rob Ford 'caught smoking crack on video' offered for sale by a group of Somali men
The video, which has not yet been purchased, has been viewed by journalists with the Toronto Star and the news website Gawker. The owners of the video are reported to have hoped to sell it for as much as $1 million.