Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, January 5, 2013

Four shot dead near scene of US cinema massacre

WASHINGTON: AFP- A gunman killed three people before police killed him in turn on Saturday in a shooting in a house in Aurora, Colorado, scene last year of a massacre in a cinema, local media reported.

Indian woman jumps from train to escape rape

RT-A young woman is in hospital in critical condition after throwing herself off a moving train in an attempt to escape molestation. It’s the latest in a number of incidents that have exposed the vulnerability of women in India.

Friday, January 4, 2013

Jobs : Carers wanted in Kingston upon Thames , London

(Medeshi) -Care workers wanted (morning, evenings & weekends) Kingston,London. APO Home Care Agency is a charity dedicated to supporting people of all ethnics; including older people to enable them to live independently in their own homes.

Kenyan 'fake policeman', charged

BBC- A Kenyan man has been charged after allegedly pretending to be an assistant commissioner of police for five years.

Thursday, January 3, 2013

Somalia steps up bid to recover assets stashed in foreign states

By  PATRICK MAYOYO Nation.co -The Somalia Government is working on a plan to recover assets running into millions of dollars frozen by foreign governments and organisations since the collapse of the central government in 1991.

UK: Foreign Secretary discusses progress in Somalia with Foreign Minister

FCO-The Foreign Secretary William Hague met the Somali Foreign Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Fawzia Yusuf H. Adam today.

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Border officials in America and Europe seem to target Somalis

By Jamal Osman -Channel 4 -Mo Farah has revealed that he is regularly stopped and questioned by US border agencies on suspicion of being a terrorist. He believes because of his Somali origin, he is detained every time he goes through US customs. That experience is common amongst Somalis and it has been going on for years. Border officials in America and Europe seem to target Somalis and in my experience, amongst the biggest offenders are the UK authorities.

Renditions of Europeans with Somali roots continue under Obama

By Craig Whitlock,  Washington Post -The three European men with Somali roots were arrested on a murky pretext in August as they passed through the small African country of Djibouti. But the reason soon became clear when they were visited in their jail cells by a succession of American interrogators.

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

UK terror police seek Somali man

BBC-Detectives have asked for help to trace a man believed to have absconded from a TPim terror control measure.

60 die in crush in Ivory Coast during new year festivities

BBC- At least 60 people have been killed and more than 200 injured in a crush during new year festivities in Ivory Coast's main city Abidjan, officials say.

17 young people from Somaliland among the dead in Libya lorry accident

Medeshi- More than twenty Somali migrants were killed in the morning of Dec, 29, 2012  and another 55 injured as they were being smuggled from Ajdabiya into Tripoli, sources told the Libya Herald.

Monday, December 31, 2012

Medeshi - Happy New Year

Medeshi - Happy New Year to you all and wish you many happy returns of a prosperous and peaceful years in the future!!!!

Washington : Customs Seize Nearly 214 Pounds of Khat in Air Cargo

Dulles CBP Seizes Nearly 214 Pounds of Khat in Air CargoSecond largest Khat seizure at Dulles since April 2010
CBP- Sterling, Va. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized nearly 214 pounds of khat Dec. 21,
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized nearly 214 pounds of khat, an amphetamine-like, green, leafy plant grown in the Arabian Peninsula, which arrived as air cargo to Washington Dulles International Airport Dec. 21, 2012.
 that was shipped as air freight from Doha, Qatar to Washington Dulles International Airport. It is the largest khat seizure in air cargo at Dulles since April 30, 2010, when CBP officers seized 385 pounds of the amphetamine-like plant.

CBP officers discovered the 96.92 kilograms, or 213 pounds, 10.7 ounces, of khat (pronounced COT) during a routine inspection of freight manifested as wood coffee tables. The khat has an approximate street value of about $30,000.

Sunday, December 30, 2012

Libya : Twenty Somalis killed in accident on Khums-Zliten road

Libya Herald -Twenty Somali migrants were killed early Saturday  morning and another 55 injured as they were being smuggled from Ajdabiya into Tripoli, sources told the Libya Herald , when the secret compartment of the lorry they were hidden in collapsed on top of them.

Saudi Arabia: Website Editor Facing Death Penalty

(Beirut- HWR ) – Saudi authorities should immediately drop all charges against the detained editor of a website created to foster debate about religion and religious figures in Saudi Arabia.

Theresa May faces court battle over decision to strip 'kidnapped extremist' of British citizenship

Mail Online - Home Secretary Theresa May is to face a court challenge over her decision to strip a British man of his citizenship just weeks before he was allegedly kidnapped by American forces and put on trial in New York.

Mo Farah quizzed by customs officials in 'terror bungle' at US airport

Mail Online - Olympic hero Mo Farah has revealed how he was quizzed by US border officials on suspicion of being a terrorist.