Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Standoff at Somalia’s Parliament Blocks Move to Oust Opposition Leader

(NY Times) -NAIROBI, Kenya — A police contingent loyal to a top opposition leader in Somalia took over Parliament for several hours on Wednesday, pushing a growing political rift to the brink of armed confrontation.

EU continues its vital support to women and children affected by prolonged drought in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia, April 4, 2018/APO Group/ -- The European Union, through the European Commission's Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid department, has provided €3 million euro toward UNICEF’s humanitarian response for children and women caught in Somalia’s prolonged drought.

Somaliland president defends UAE military deal

(AP) - Somalia's breakaway northern region of Somaliland declared its independence nearly three decades ago, but despite having its own currency, parliament and military the predominantly Muslim country hasn't been recognized by any foreign government.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Saudi oil tanker hit in Yemen fighter's attack off Yemen

DUBAI/GENEVA (Reuters) - Yemen’s Houthi group hit a Saudi oil tanker off the main port city of Hodeidah on Tuesday, the Saudi-led coalition said, in an attack that could complicate a new United Nations push to end a war that has killed more than 10,000 people.

Housing for some of Somaliland's worst off displaced pastoralist families

(Radio Ergo) - Some of the most impoverished drought-displaced pastoralist families in Somaliland have moved in to 1,000 new iron-sheet houses built for them in various IDP camps.

In Somaliland, we manage our own affairs - FM

(Gulf News) - Hargeisa, Somaliland: “To be sovereign, you don’t need to be recognised,” says Dr Sa’ad Ali Shire, the foreign minister of Somaliland.

Saudi crown prince says Israelis have right to their own land

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s crown prince said Israelis are entitled to live peacefully on their own land in an interview published on Monday in U.S. magazine The Atlantic, another public sign of ties between Riyadh and Tel Aviv appearing to grow closer.

Somaliland - Human Rights Centre Releases Quarterly Report

Today, Human Rights Centre released a quarterly report. The report covers incidents documented by HRC from 10th December 2017 to 31st March 2018.

Monday, April 2, 2018

Somalia can’t interfere in DP World’s port deal in Somaliland

(Gulf News) -Berbera (Somaliland): “Had you come a day earlier, you’d have seen us loading camels onto ships heading to the Middle East.

Leaked - Government's response to the Russian conditional offer of Somaliland recognition

(Global Powers) - The Republic of Somaliland is happy to see the Russian Federation being interested in continuing to build a cordial relationship with Somaliland after Russian diplomats came to Somaliland in May of last year and Somalilanders went to Moscow for further talks.

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Russia offers to build military base in Zeila in exchange for Somaliland recognition

(Reddit) - Classified Priority Message from Russian President Vladimir Putin