Afar dal oo Carbeed ayaa dawladda Qadar ka dalbaday liis ay ku qoran yihiin 13 dalab oo ay waajibtahay in ay fuliyaan haddii ay rabto in laga qaado xayiraadda ay saareen, sida ay wakaaladuhu ku warramayaan.
Madaxweynaha dalka Tanzania, John Magufuli ayaa sheegay in gabdhaha ciyaal iskuulka ah ee uurka yeesha aan loo ogolaan doonin in ay ku soo laabtaan waxbarashada marka ay ilmo dhalaan, arrintaasna ay jiri doonta inta uu madaxweynaha yahay.
Maxkamada dastuurka ee dalka Koonfur Africa ayaa go’aaamisay in gudoomiyaha baarlamaanka ay awood u leedahay in ay go'aan ka gaarto in mooshinka kalsooni kala-noqoshada madaxwayne Jacob Zuma codaynta loo dhiibanayo si qarsoodi ah iyo in kale.
Madaxweyne Donald Trump ayaa beeniyey inuu duubay wadahadalladii dhexmaray isaga iyo agaasimihii hore ee FBI-da ee uu shaqada ka eryey, inkastoo uu mar sii horreysay bidhaamiyay inuu cod ka hayo James Comey
Dawladda Britain ayaa ka digtay in ilaa 600 oo ka mid ah saraha dhaadheer ee la deggan yahay ee England ku yaala lagu dhisay qalab iyo alaab la mid ah daartii gubatay ee Grenfell ee London oo ay ku dhinteen ama wali la'yahay dad gaaraya 80 qof.
Madaxweynaha Maraykanka, Donald Trump, ayaa u sheegay taageerayaashiisa in gidaarka uu qorsheeyey in laga dhiso xadka Maksiko (Mexico) laga yaabo in lagu xiro qalab korontada ka dhaliya tamarta qorraxda.
Amiir Harry ayaa jariidadda US magazine u sheegay in uusan jirin qof ka mid ah qoyska boqortooyada UK oo raba in uu la wareego talada, isaga oo intaas ku daray in ay hawsha la wareegi doonaan marka xiligeeda la gaaro".
This week, as part the UK’s Presidency of the G8, Foreign Ministers will meet to discuss the need to encourage the International Financial Institutions (IFIs) to re-engage in Somalia. The G8 countries are some of the largest shareholders in both the World Bank and the IMF. As a result, the UK is using its Presidency […]
Last Thursday, the Federal Government of Somalia, together with the UK, hosted the latest meeting with a number of key international partners in Mogadishu. The location was significant. This was the first time such a meeting had been held in Mogadishu since the Federal Government came to power last year. It was a real demonstration […]
International Women’s Day is a global opportunity to celebrate and promote the rights of women. It is a chance for all of us, men and women, to unite under a single, common aim – gender equality. This is particularly pertinent in Somalia. Everyone in Somalia has suffered from decades of often unrelenting conflict. But Somalia’s […]
In the lead up to International Women’s Day on Friday, we are featuring the stories of women who work for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office as guest posts across the FCO bloggers’ network. Jane Stevens and Tracey McLelland are a successful job sharing duo who are part of the communications team working on the upcoming […]
A year ago, few predicted that Somalia would see such significant changes; yet 2012 saw some real progress in Somalia – including the end of the Transition; a new Parliament (with a significant number of new MPs); the election of a new, reform-minded Speaker and President and a desire for a different type of politics. […]
Earlier this year, the British Foreign Secretary William Hague MP, announced a new initiative to prevent sexual violence against women. It aims to strengthen international efforts and coordination to prevent and respond to sexual violence, to erode the existing culture of impunity, to increase the number of perpetrators brought to justice and to support stat […]
So the final piece of the post-Transition jigsaw has finally fallen into place. Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon’s 10-person Council of Minister is now approved – overwhelmingly – by Parliament and with it, the final act of a two-month process to find Somalia’s new leaders. Put before Parliament last week, their near-unanimous approval of the […] […]
Yesterday, Somalia marked a major milestone in its recent history. After two decades of civil war, and a year after the Roadmap was agreed, the Transitional Period finally concluded with the election by MPs of new President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud. This was the first such election inside Somalia for many years and came just weeks after […]
On Monday, Somalia marked a significant milestone in its history. Twenty years after the country fell into conflict, a new Federal Parliament was inaugurated – paving the way to end the Transition in the next few days, and opening the first legislature to be formed inside Somalia since 1991. This is a huge achievement, both for the […]
The following is a guest blog by Fionna Gibb, Deputy Head of Mission at the British Office for Somalia. As Ambassador Matt Baugh is on leave, last Friday I had the pleasure of hosting the British Office for Somalia’s reception in Mogadishu to celebrate the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics. As the sun set […]
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Safiirka Mareykanka ee Soomaaliya Stephen Schwartz ayaa sheegay in Mareykanka uu mar kale howl-gal diblomaasiyeed oo rasmi ah ku yeelan doono Soomaaliya, marka ay Muqdisho ka furtaan xafiisyo dhammaadka sanadkan.
Maleeshiyo loo malaynayo inay ka tirsan yihiin al-Shabaab ayaa weerar ay ku qaadeen banki ku yaalla magaalada Mandera ee Waqooyi-Bari Kenya, waxay ku dileen saddex qof oo laba ay rayid yihiin halka qofka kalena uu ahaa mid ka mid ah ciidamada amniga.
Ciidamada dowladda Soomaaliya oo magaalada Muqdisho ka wada howlgal xasilin iyo hubka dhigis ah, ayaa dhinaca kale ku guuleysan la’ inay joojiyaan weerarrada qaraxyada ka dhacaya magaalada Muqdisho ee ururka al-Shabaab uu geysanayo. 10-kii cisho ee la soo dhaafay, saddex qarax oo magaalada ka dhacay waxaa ku dhintay ku dhawaad 50 qof oo rayid u badan. Tan iy […]
Maxkamadda Sare ee Dastuurka ee dalka Masar ayaa joojisay laba xukun oo iska soo horjeeday oo horay looga soo saaray heshiiska xadeynta badda ee Dowladaha Sacuudiga iyo Masar, ilaa laga hubinayo sida ay heshiisyadaasi u waafaqsanyihiin dastuurka dalka Masar.
Kulamo looga xaajoonayo xaalka gobalka Mudug oo u dhaxeeyey mas’uuliyiin ka kala tirsan Puntland iyo Galmudug, ayaa laga soo saaray qodobo horudhac u ah xasilinta Gaalkacyo iyo deegaano ka mid ah miyiga Mudug oo mudooyinkaan ay ka dhacayeen dilal iyo kala dhac xoolo. Inkastoo wadahadalka labada dhinac aysan jirin cid garwadeen ka ahayd, haddana waxaa wada xa […]
Ugu yaraan 10 qof ayaa ku dhimatay in ka badan 18 kalena way ku dhaawacmeen kadib markii baabuur laga soo buuxiyey waxyaabaha qarxa oo uu waday qof ismiidaamiye ah lagu dhuftay xarunta degmada Wadajir.
Developments in Washington, D.C., on Friday include President Donald Trump who said he thinks the relationship between the special counsel and fired FBI director is 'very bothersome,' and signs a bill making it easier to fire underperforming VA workers accused of wrongdoing. Trump: Friendship Between Leader of Russia Probe, Fired FBI Director […]
Nevien Shehadeh, 19, was one of many Muslim women who chose Le'Jemalik Salon and Boutique in New York's borough of Brooklyn on Friday to prepare for the Eid al-Fitr holiday. The beauty salon, designed by owner Huda Quhshi to cater mostly to Muslim women, opened in January in the Bay Ridge neighborhood of Brooklyn. "I actually only started wear […]
A second U-turn this year by Ford Motor Co. in Mexico has raised the specter of Chinese competition for local carmaking, adding to pressure on the industry after repeated threats by U.S. President Donald Trump to saddle it with punitive tariffs. Ford announced on Tuesday it would move some production of its Focus small car to China instead of Mexico, a step […]
Alt-country rocker Steve Earle and country star Miranda Lambert shared writing credit on one of Lambert's biggest hits from her debut album in 2005, but the two never actually got into a writers' room until more than a decade later. Lambert wrote the song "Kerosene,'' the album title track, which led to her first Grammy nomination. […]
Kenya can escape the “Groundhog Day” of recurrent hunger crises by investing in irrigated farming and leather tanneries in its arid lands, experts said on Friday, as poor spring rains have failed to relieve biting drought. With 2.6 million people across Kenya short of food due to consecutive failed rains, aid agencies have been slaughtering herders' wea […]
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Friday announced changes to a $10 million government grant program, narrowing its focus around efforts to combat Islamist extremism. In an update to awards announced in January by former President Barack Obama’s administration, the department released a new list of grant recipients and amounts, shifting money to la […]
Albania holds parliamentary elections Sunday after the country's two largest political parties set aside decades of bitter rivalry and reached a landmark agreement aimed at furthering efforts to eventually join the European Union. The country of 2.9 million people, slightly smaller than Belgium, joined NATO in 2009 and earned EU candidate status in 2014 […]
A court in Belgium has convicted eight princesses from the United Arab Emirates of mistreating their servants during a stay at a luxury Brussels hotel. The women, members of Abu Dhabi's ruling al-Nahyan family, each received suspended 15-month sentences for human trafficking and degrading treatment. Princess Sheikha Hamda Al-Nahyan and her seven daughte […]
After starting work in a hotel kitchen, Zhai Meiqin began selling furniture and built a billion-dollar conglomerate, but she took great pride in being recognized this week for driving a new phenomenon in China: philanthropy. Zhai, one of China's richest women and president of the privately owned HeungKong Group Ltd., said she never forgot her humble upb […]
Cambodian activists fighting plans to transform Phnom Penh’s largest lake into a luxury development made a tactical decision when they took to the streets: put women on the frontline to show a “gentle” face and prevent violence. But it was wishful thinking. The women of Boeung Kak Lake, once home to a thriving community, have been kicked, manhandled, threate […]
As the flames engulfed the room where Luis Huaman was trapped inside a warehouse in Peru's capital, he made a call to his mother in a desperate plea for help. Nearly a day later, the fire was still raging and there was no sign of the 19-year-old. At least four people were missing Friday after a warehouse filled with tons of combustibles caught fire. […]
Inside Brazil's Indigenous Reserve 124, Chief Geraldo Apurina walks along a muddy footpath, past towering trees as yet untouched by Amazon loggers. Much of the land around the reserve has been cleared of trees. Grazing land for cattle now stretches as far as the eye can see from the highway, destroying what used to be the mighty Amazon rainforest. […]
U.S. officials say a wildfire in southern Utah has doubled in size, one of several blazes burning in the Western United States. An effort to put out the Western fires has been difficult for firefighters because of the extreme heat in the region. The hot, dry conditions have also raised concerns about the upcoming July Fourth holiday, when fireworks and barbe […]
The U.S. military service chiefs have sought a delay before allowing transgender people to enlist, but no final decision has been made on the issue, Pentagon chief spokesperson Dana White said. Transgender troops already in the military have been allowed to serve openly since July 2016. The U.S. armed forces were given until July 1 to develop policies to all […]
Several residential high-rise buildings in London are being evacuated because of fire safety concerns following a huge blaze at an apartment building that killed at least 79 people last week. The London borough of Camden said it was providing hotel rooms for residents of 800 apartments in high-rise buildings in the area known as Swiss Cottage, after fire aut […]
Two senior U.S. senators are asking Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to investigate reports that U.S. military interrogators worked with forces from the United Arab Emirates accused of torturing detainees in Yemen. Arizona Senator John McCain, the Republican chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and the ranking Democrat, Jack Reed of Rhode Island, cal […]
Colombia's Marxist ELN rebel group said on Friday it has freed two Dutch journalists captured this week in the northeast of the Andean country. The reporters, Derk Johannes Bolt, 62, a television journalist, and Eugenio Ernest Marie Follender, 58, a cameraman, “have been released in perfect conditions,” the group said on Twitter. Bolt and Follender wer […]
Water temperatures in the northwestern Mediterranean are increasing much faster than global averages, threatening the survival of several species, French researchers said. Weekly water temperature readings by researchers at the Villefranche-sur-Mer oceanography laboratory have shown that Mediterranean surface water temperatures have increased by 0.7 degree b […]
Think Washington, D.C., and your statehouse are irredeemable and unproductive? Look to city hall for answers. That's the message from the nation's mayors six months in to Donald Trump's presidency. “We don't have time to argue about ideological positions. We have to find real solutions for problems,” said New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, […]
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SOMALIA FAMINE RESPONSE TOO SLOW, THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE DIED NEEDLESSLY: REPORT
Minneapolis Star TribuneUS soon to have permanent diplomatic presence in Somalia ...Minneapolis Star TribuneThe United States ambassador to Somalia says the U.S. once again will have a permanent diplomatic presence in the country after it opens offices in Mogadishu ...altro »
Somalia: Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) resumes medical activitiesReliefWebNearly four years after withdrawing its teams from Somalia, MSF has started treating patients again in the country. Teams are providing support to Mudug Regional Hospital, Galkayo North, in Somalia's Puntland region, in collaboration with the Ministry ...altro »
Anadolu AgencyTurkey's military training camp in Somalia to open soonAnadolu AgencyThe Somali foreign minister on Friday lauded a Turkish military training camp which is expected to open in Somalia in the coming months. ''This military training camp established by our Turkish friends will be the first professional training camp for ...altro » […]
U.S. News & World Report7 Dead in Suicide Blast at Police Station in Somalia CapitalU.S. News & World ReportA Somali woman walks past the scene of a suicide car bomb attack on a police station in Mogadishu, Somalia Thursday, June 22, 2017. A number of people are dead and several others wounded in the blast in Somalia's capital, police said Thurs […]
Public Finance InternationalAid watchdog commends British support for SomaliaPublic Finance InternationalThe commission's other recommendations included doing more to promote inclusion and human rights in UK aid to Somalia, and ensuring Britain's private sector contractors are subject to enough oversight as well as getting enough political support.
TIMESomalia: Soldier Who Shot Minister Sentenced to Death | Time.comTIMEA military court in Somalia has sentenced a soldier to death by firing squad after he fatally shot the country's minister of public works.The Latest: Somalia blast kills at least 15, police sayWBAYDeadly car bomb attack rocks Somalia's MogadishuAljazeera.comAt least 10 killed b […]
Daily MailBurqa-clad Adelaide woman, 22, charged with supporting terrorism was 'mentored' by female jihadis in Somalia and is ...Daily MailA Somali-born Adelaide woman charged with supporting terrorism was 'mentored' by female jihadis and will escalate her plot to carry out a real-world attack if not kept in custody, prosecutors say. The […]
ReliefWebHorn of Africa - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #6, Fiscal Year (FY) 2017ReliefWebThe Somalia Water and Land Information Management group reports that Somalia's April-to-June gu rainy season has likely concluded prematurely, following at least three weeks of below-average or no recorded rainfall in large parts of central, northern ...altro »
Washington PostThe Latest: US condemns deadly attack on Somalia restaurantWashington PostMOGADISHU, Somalia — The Latest on deadly attack on restaurant in Somalia's capital (all times local):. ___. 5:05 p.m.. The United States is condemning the overnight attack on a popular restaurant in Somalia's capital that police say left at least 31 ...Somali […]
Gulf dispute deepens as allies issue ultimatum for ending blockade that includes closing al-Jazeera and cutting back ties with Iran Saudi Arabia and its allies have issued a threatening 13-point ultimatum to Qatar as the price for lifting a two-week trade and diplomatic embargo of the country, in a marked escalation of the Gulf’s worst diplomatic dispute in […]
Three children and two adults who tried to rescue them die after incident in Akyazı, Sakarya province, according to reportsFive people, including two teenagers and a 12-year-old, have been electrocuted in a water park in north-western Turkey.The three children were struck by an electrical current in a swimming pool at the park, in the town of Akyazı, Sakarya […]
Suicide car bomber kills 12 in Quetta and twin blasts in Parachinar leave at least 25 deadAt least 37 people have been killed and more than 100 injured in two separate attacks in Pakistan, according to local officials.Early on Friday, a suicide car bomber killed 12 people in Quetta in the volatile south-west. Continue reading...
When Mary Cholil sought food and shelter after her village was torched, her three-year-old daughter died. In a country ravaged by hunger and conflict, such tragedies have become all too familiarThe news spreads fast during the day. The raiders are coming. Two columns of fighters, each thousands strong, armed with assault rifles. “We will fight them. We will […]
Prosecutors investigating The Curse, which condemns authorities for failing to respond to allegations of child abuse by clergyThe producers of a controversial play in Poland are being investigated by state prosecutors over allegations they are inciting the audience to murder. The Curse (Klątwa) is being staged at Teatr Powszechny in Warsaw and is directed by […]
Spain’s €80m levitating Centro Botín showcases nautical flair and offers visitors easy access to waterfront for first timeTwo great hull-like forms stand on the seafront in Santander, northern Spain, clad in thousands of pearlescent discs, like a pair of ships encrusted with exotic barnacles. Jacked up 6 metres (20ft) into the air on slender white pillars, a […]
First global assessment of climate change impact on world heritage-listed reefs says local efforts are ‘no longer sufficient’Greater emissions reductions and delivering on the Paris climate agreement are now “the only opportunity” to save coral reefs the world over from decline, with local responses no longer sufficient, a report by Unesco has found.The firs […]
With Isis close to defeat in Mosul, its various opponents are already competing to define what will happen next Iraqi forces have advanced to the base of the toppled minaret of Mosul’s Great Mosque of al-Nuri, hours after it was destroyed by Islamic State militants, as the bitter eight-month battle to recapture the city reached a tipping point. Related: Dest […]
Talk of social change is in the air in Riyadh after King Salman announces Mohammed bin Salman as heir to Saudi throneOn the streets of Riyadh, in its shopping malls and public spaces, Saudi Arabia’s religious police had long been a foreboding presence. They could reach into private lives at will, with powers that few could challenge, enforcing an ultra-conse […]
Documents show Chilean supporters of the Third Reich received paramilitary training and sent information to Germany during the second world warChilean police have released archive documents relating to investigations during the second world war that uncovered how Nazi supporters in the country supplyed information to the Third Reich and planned to bomb mines […]
Court is considering an appeal by the Trump administration to allow the president’s order restricting travel to the US from six Muslim-majority countriesThe US supreme court is set to begin action on Donald Trump’s travel ban, leading to a potential final resolution to the defining legal battle of the administration’s early days. Related: Another appeals cou […]
Parliament votes through measure overturning conviction and offering compensation to the estimated 5,000 men still alive Germany’s parliament has voted to quash the convictions of 50,000 gay men sentenced for homosexuality under a Nazi-era law that remained in force after the second world war. After decades of lobbying, victims and activists hailed a triumph […]
Mauritius supported by 94 nations in move to consult The Hague over colonial hold of Indian Ocean territory by BritishThe UK has suffered a humiliating defeat at the United Nations general assembly in a vote over decolonisation and its residual hold over disputed territory in the Indian Ocean. By a margin of 94 to 15 countries, delegates supported a Mauritia […]
Rand Paul and other conservatives say bill resembles Obamacare too closelyDecision of quartet puts Republicans’ healthcare overhaul in jeopardyFour Republican senators are preparing to announce their opposition to the new Senate healthcare bill, putting the GOP’s attempt to overhaul Barack Obama’s signature legislation in jeopardy.Rand Paul of Kentucky told […]
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Deforestation in the Amazon is increasing amid cuts to protection, putting Norway’s financial aid in jeopardy, says minister Leia este artigo em portuguêsNorway has issued a blunt threat to Brazil that if rising deforestation in the Amazon rainforest is not reversed, its billion-dollar financial assistance will fall to zero. The leaders of the two nations me […]
El Al loses case brought by Holocaust survivor asked to move after ultra-orthodox man refused to sit next to herAs an 82-year-old Holocaust survivor and a former lawyer, Renee Rabinowitz might seem an unlikely figurehead in Israel’s culture wars.Rabinowitz has been thrust into the spotlight over an issue that has become an increasingly familiar problem for a […]
Claims leads were not followed in the deaths of five people, including journalist Rubén Espinosa, in a Mexico City apartmentHuman rights officials in Mexico City have concluded that authorities in the country’s capital failed to properly investigate one of the capital’s most notorious recent crimes, instead launching an “inadequate” inquiry which failed to e […]
Washington supports ‘the spirit’ of a UN resolution calling for women’s access to reproductive healthcare but ‘does not recognize abortion’ as a methodThe UN Human Rights Council has unanimously adopted a resolution condemning abuse and discrimination of women, but Washington refused to back one paragraph mentioning access to safe abortions.The strongly word […]
Documentary honours film fans who laboured to restore setting for 1966 spaghetti western’s climactic sceneAfter more than 50 years, several fistfuls of euros and countless wheelbarrow journeys, one of the most famous graveyards in cinema history has been rescued from oblivion and is to be honoured in a new documentary.Sad Hill cemetery is the setting for the […]
Protest, for better employment rights, is latest in series that has hindered rubbish collection in major cities in GreeceGreece has been hit by fresh strike action as thousands of public sector workers marched through Athens in protest against the debt-ridden country’s austerity programme. Related: Creditors agree terms to disburse Greece's €8.5bn bailo […]