Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Friday, March 11, 2016

Canada - Nooredin Hassan, 20, identified as Jasmine Crescent homicide victim

  A 20-year-old man who served time in jail for an armed home invasion was shot and killed Tuesday evening while walking along Jasmine Crescent in Ottawa's east end.

Saudi aid to Somaliland during harshest drought in decades

 A humanitarian delegation coming from Saudi Arabia has arrived to Hargeisa, the capital of Somaliland, which announced its separation from Somalia.

Abu Dhabi and Dubai lashed by heavy rains and winds - Video

 Footage of Abu Dhabi and Dubai being lashed by heavy rains and winds flooded social media on Wednesday.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

U.S. Special Operations Forces Involved in Somalia Raid

 by JIM MIKLASZEWSKI and COURTNEY KUBE - NBC
U.S. special operations forces participated in a military raid in southern Somalia overnight, defense officials told NBC News Wednesday.

UK promoting stability and prosperity in Somaliland

 (FCO)- The Head of DFID Somalia, Phil Evans, visited Somaliland in February 2016 to attend a High Level Delegation meeting to discuss and review development support to Somaliland.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Saudi Arabia to open military base in Djibouti

  Manama: Djibouti is looking forward to signing an accord with Saudi Arabia to set up a Saudi base in the Eastern African country, its ambassador in Riyadh said.

Saudi ambassador’s first visit to Somaliland

 Saudi ambassador’s first visit to Somaliland to meet with foreign minister Dr. Saad Ali Shire

Monday, March 7, 2016

Submarine cable system lands in Djibouti

 Djibouti Telecom has completed the landing of the SEA-ME-WE-5 submarine cable system in Haramous, achieving its primary goal of turning Djibouti into a major regional and global hub for telecommunication.

London event : Awakening the Somaliland Professionals Potential

 Somaliland professionals in association with Somaliland intellectuals institute (SII) is very excited to present to you:

U.S. airstrike kills more than 150 al-Shabaab fighters in Somalia

   WASHINGTON, March 7 (Xinhua) -- The Pentagon said Monday U.S. carried out a drone strike on a training camp of al-Shabaab, an al-Qaida-affiliated group in Somalia, over the weekend, killing more than 150 fighters of the extremist group.

6 wounded in Somali airport laptop blast

   Gulf Today- MOGADISHU: Six people were wounded on Monday when a laptop bomb exploded at an airport in Somalia, police said, the second such attack in recent weeks targeting passenger aircraft.

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Australian sailors seize huge weapons haul from Somalia-bound fishing boat

 By Ray Sparvell - Watoday -  Australian sailors have seized a large weapons cache, including almost 2000 AK-47 assault rifles, from a fishing vessel in the Middle East.

17-year-old shot by Utah police fled from Somali refugee camp to US

 SALT LAKE CITY –  A 17-year-old Somali refugee critically wounded in a high-profile police shooting in Utah fled to the U.S. from a refugee camp where food was scarce, scorpions scurried everywhere and a toilet was a hole in the ground.