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VP welcomes Somali delegation to Sierra Leone Sierra Express Media Saturday, March 02, 2013

0 Visits: 1054 | Saturday March 02, 2013 - 12:02:24
Vice President Chief Alhaji Samuel Sam Sumana has welcomed a six-man delegation from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and the Somalia Police Force to Sierra Leone.

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Somalia: Suicide bomber and diner killed in attack

0 Visits: 1149 | Friday March 01, 2013 - 20:40:20
MOGADISHU, Somalia – A suicide bomber detonated explosives inside a seaside restaurant in Somalia's capital on Friday, killing himself and one diner, a police official said.

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Plan floated at U.N. to lift Somalia arms embargo for a year

0 Visits: 1340 | Thursday February 28, 2013 - 06:04:57
(Reuters) - A proposal to lift a U.N. arms embargo on the Somalian government for a year but leave in place restrictions on weapons like surface-to-air missiles has been floated among a deeply split 15-member U.N. Security Council, diplomats said on Wednesday.

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Somalia: Shirdon Meets European Union Diplomats in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 1145 | Tuesday February 26, 2013 - 14:27:19
Somali Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon on Sunday (February 24th) discussed bilateral relations between Somalia and the European Union with a group of EU diplomats in Mogadishu, UN-funded Radio Bar-Kulan reported.

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Somalia: Al-Shabaab Cannot 'Turn Away From the Truth' As Al-Amriki Saga Continues BY BONIFACE BOSIRE, 25 FEBRUARY 2013

0 Visits: 1598 | Tuesday February 26, 2013 - 14:24:03
COLUMN Nairobi – A document released February 18th by an unknown author claiming links to al-Shabaab is further evidence that the ongoing saga surrounding American-born militant Omar Hammami is a serious -- if not existential -- threat to al-Shabaab's leadership.

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Liam's Laps for Somalia--GRAND TOTAL 44 LAPS!!

0 Visits: 1806 | Tuesday February 26, 2013 - 14:21:11
On 2/24/13 Liam swam 21 laps, ran 11 laps & biked 12 laps! 44 Laps Total!! My name is Liam. I go to GW 2 Middle School in Alexandria, VA and I'm in 6th grade. I want to raise money to help the children who are suffering in Somalia.

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Ethiopia: The 117th Anniversary of the Battle of Adwa

0 Visits: 1513 | Tuesday February 26, 2013 - 06:11:28
The indelible legacy of Emperor Menilik II and EmpressTaitu Robele Ababya

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AMISOM troops secure two key towns in Bay region

0 Visits: 1032 | Monday February 25, 2013 - 00:44:30
Mogadishu(BTLLE); Somali government forces with the support of African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have captured the towns of Dardan and Jirada- Kullow in Bay region in simultaneous dawn operations. PRESS RELEASE

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U.S. Still 'Committed' To Helping Somalia, Gives $20 Million

0 Visits: 1031 | Thursday February 21, 2013 - 22:36:16
MOGADISHU, Somalia(BTLLE) -- Signaling the latest step forward in rapidly strengthening U.S.-Somalia relations, the administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development spent five hours in Mogadishu on Thursday, the highest ranking U.S. administration official to visit Somalia's capital…

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Horn of Africa Situation Report No. 19

0 Visits: 1378 | Wednesday February 20, 2013 - 20:21:10
January 2013 — Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan Conditions across the Horn of Africa have improved, however a crisis food security situation continues in areas of South Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya. 12.1 million people remain food insecure1. The following number of people are…

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Somalia: Somali Interior Minister, British Envoy Discuss Somalia's Security Sabahi

0 Visits: 1146 | Wednesday February 20, 2013 - 20:17:06
Somali Minister of Interior and National Security Abdikarim Hussein Guled discussed the United Kingdom's support for Somali development and security with British envoy to Somalia Matt Baugh in Mogadishu on Monday (February 18th), UN-funded Radio Bar-Kulan reported.

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Russia anti-submarine destroyer at Dar port The Guardian

0 Visits: 1355 | Wednesday February 20, 2013 - 20:12:27
The Russian anti-submarine destroyer 'Marshal Shaposhnikov' has docked at the Dar es Salaam Port at the start of a five-day courtesy visit to the country.

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Somali, AU troops take more areas from al-Shabaab PressTV

0 Visits: 970 | Wednesday February 20, 2013 - 20:07:00
Government forces in Somalia backed by troops from the African Union have in the past days launched a series of offensives throughout the country, aimed at taking larger territories from the al-Shabab fighters.

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Ellison Leads Opposition to Entitlement Cuts in Sequester Deal

0 Visits: 1183 | Wednesday February 20, 2013 - 19:57:48
Patch.com Wednesday, February 20, 2013 The Fifth District congressman also departed for a visit to Somalia and proposed a solution to the Asian Carp invasion.

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Launching Africa’s Information Highway

0 Visits: 1043 | Monday February 18, 2013 - 22:19:28
The African Development Bank Embarks on an Ambitious Program to Revolutionize Data Management and Dissemination in Africa

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Alberta woman taken hostage in Somalia speaks out about sex abuse Read more: http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/alberta-woman-taken-hostage-in-somalia-speaks-out-about-sex-abuse-1.1159402#ixzz2L4Qrda00

0 Visits: 1973 | Saturday February 16, 2013 - 17:03:49
Gwen Dambrofsky, The Canadian Press Published Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 7:44AM EST CALGARY -- As she was driving to a rally to raise awareness about violence against women, Amanda Lindhout started to have doubts about her plan to speak publicly for the first time about how she had been raped and tortured…

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Two High Risk Venues, With Big Potential Payouts: Somaliland and Lebanon

0 Visits: 1645 | Saturday February 16, 2013 - 14:15:39
Washington,D.C(BTLLE):Somaliland enjoys a certain amount of strategic advantage. It has a long coastline and deep sea ports, and could eventually serve as a major energy hub for East Africa. Foreign oil companies are already on to this and exploration is beginning in earnest.

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Somalia opposes Sh870m funding for Kenya navy

0 Visits: 996 | Saturday February 16, 2013 - 14:10:23
President Kibaki inspects a guard of honour mounted by the Kenya Navy during a past Jamhuru Day event. A high-ranking Somali official told the United Nations Security Council on Thursday that her government does not want the African Union military mission in Somalia (Amisom) to be given a maritime component.

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Eritrea: Fear and Silence Cannot Continue Forever!

0 Visits: 1155 | Saturday February 16, 2013 - 14:06:17
Paulos Natnael Fear and Silence Cannot Continue Forever! Revolutions, by definition, are unpredictable. As one academic put it "no revolution has ever followed a script." The recent event that took place in Eritrea, in Asmera to be specific, may have failed for lack of better

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Security Council reviews United Nations presence in Somalia - Sabahi

0 Visits: 928 | Saturday February 16, 2013 - 13:34:08
Nairobi(BTLLE):The UN Security Council announced on Thursday (February 14th) that it is planning to establish a revised UN presence in Somalia to provide enhanced peace building and humanitarian support.

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