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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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IN RESPONSE TO THE “LETTER TO THE DIASPORA” BY THE PRIME MINISTER
Ku soo dhawaada dhageystayaal barnaamijka Faaqidaadda Toddobaadka. Barnaamijka waxa uu toddobaadkan ku saabsan yahay is casilaadda reysal wasaaraha Itoobiya, Hailemariam Desalegn, iyo saameynta ay ku yeelan karto siyaasadda iyo nabad galyada Itoobiya.
Baanka ganacsiga iyo horrumarinta ee dalalka koonfurta iyo bariga Afrika ee loo yaqaan TDB, waa hay’ad maaliyadeed oo ka shaqeysa suuqa ganacsiga, horrumarinta iyo is-dhex-galka dhaqaalaha xorta ah ee dalka Afrika, kaas oo la isku yirahdo COMESA.
Maalmihii ugu dambeeyay ciidamada dowladda Soomaaliya oo garab ka helaya kuwa AMISOM ayaa howl-gallo ka sameeyay meelo ka mid ah gobolka Shabeellaha Hoose oo loo arkay meelihii ugu muhiimsanaa dhulkii ay ka talineysay al-Shabaab in muddo ah.
"Black Panther" has burst onto the screen in Africa, handing a powerful response to the unfortunate remarks about the continent by President Donald Trump. As the red carpet in South Africa swirled with stunning outfits and exclamations in the local isiXhosa language used in the film's Wakanda kingdom, cast member John Kani laughed at the U.S. […]
U.S. officials will have another opportunity to persuade their European counterparts to accept changes to the Iran nuclear deal when they meet at the Munich Security Conference this weekend. The deal, aimed at preventing Tehran from building a nuclear bomb, is considered dangerously flawed by the Trump administration. With Israel backing Trump's goal of […]
Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani has pledged to bring back all refugees in Pakistan in “the next 24 months,” saying it will put an end to allegations the displaced community is a source of regional instability. The pledge came as ties between the two uneasy neighbors have deteriorated over allegations the Pakistani military shelters and assists Taliban m […]
The U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia said Saturday it opposes the Ethiopian government's imposition of a state of emergency. Ethiopia’s Council of Ministers Friday declared a six-month state of emergency for the country, effective immediately, a day after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn announced he is resigning. "We strongly disagree with the Ethiop […]
A California man has pleaded guilty to inadvertently selling bank accounts to Russians who were indicted Friday by a federal grand jury for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Richard Pinedo pleaded guilty to using stolen identities to set up bank accounts that were then used by the Russians, according to a February 12 court filing. The spe […]
Thirteen people died when a Mexican military helicopter crashed Friday during a tour of earthquake damage in Oaxaca state. The chopper was carrying Mexico's interior minister, Alfonso Navarrete Prida, and Oaxaca Governor Alejandro Murat, who were injured along with more than a dozen others. The state attorney general's office said both men suffere […]
A large fire broke out Saturday at the Jokhang monastery in Tibet, raising fears of severe damage to a 1,300-year-old religious site that's considered the spiritual heart of Tibetan Buddhism. Jokhang, located in the Tibetan capital of Lhasa, caught fire at 6:40 p.m. before it was put out, according to a short report in the state-run Tibetan Daily. No in […]
India and Iran sealed nine agreements during a visit by the Iranian President to New Delhi including a key accord that leases operational control of part of the Iranian port of Chabahar to New Delhi for 18 months. India is helping develop the port to create a strategic trade route to landlocked Afghanistan and Central Asian Republics, bypassing rival Pakista […]
Top Russian and American officials exchanged barbs Saturday in Germany over the U.S. indictment of 13 Russians accused of an elaborate plot to disrupt the 2016 presidential election. H.R. McMaster, U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser, said at the Munich Security Conference that the federal indictments showed the U.S. was becoming […]
British Prime Minister Theresa May made her case on Saturday for a new security treaty with the EU from next year, winning support from EU and U.S. officials who agreed the issue was too important to risk getting subsumed in broader Brexit negotiations. In a speech to Western leaders and officials in Munich, May promised that London would continue to lead mi […]
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived in India on Saturday for a weeklong visit aimed at enhancing business ties between the two countries. Trudeau and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi are also expected to focus on areas including civil nuclear cooperation, space, defense, energy and education. Trudeau was received at New Delhi's Indira Gand […]
Pope Francis has reactivated his sexual abuse advisory panel by restructuring its membership, following criticism of his handling of scandals that have staggered the Catholic Church for more than three decades. The Vatican announced Saturday that Francis reconfirmed Cardinal Sean O'Malley of the northeastern U.S. city of Boston as head of the panel, th […]
An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan gave four death sentences to a man it found guilty of raping and murdering a six-year old girl. The victim, Zainab Fatima, was attacked last month in her native eastern city of Kasur in Punjab province. The news of the incident shocked the nation, sparking demands to swiftly bring the killer to justice. A major manhunt […]
Despite recent inter-Korean engagement at the Winter Olympics that has created a thaw for diplomacy between the United States and North Korea, the resumption of talks between the two sides remains elusive, former U.S. officials and analysts say. U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said this week the U.S. is interested in having “a preliminary ch […]
President Donald Trump has made a grim trip to a Florida community reeling from a deadly school shooting, meeting privately with victims and cheering the heroics of first responders. But he extended few public words of consolation to those in deep mourning, nor did Trump address the debate over gun violence that has raged since a 19-year-old gunman killed 17 […]
The head of NATO has said the alliance is determined to avoid a new arms race with Russia, but he warned that Moscow is developing new nuclear weapons that pose a threat to the West. “Russia is modernizing its nuclear capabilities, developing new nuclear systems, and increasing the role of nuclear weapons in its military strategy. This is a cause for real co […]
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is planning to use the West's pre-eminent annual security conference to argue for tougher Western action against Israel's regional rival, Iran. Netanyahu is scheduled to make that case in a speech to global leaders and security officials at the Munich Security Conference on Sunday. As he left for Germany on […]
The head of NATO has said the alliance is determined to avoid a new arms race with Russia, but he warned that Moscow is developing new nuclear weapons that pose a threat to the West. Jens Stoltenberg spoke at the three-day Munich Security Conference in Germany, where political and military leaders from around the world are gathered to discuss defense issues […]
Six civilians suffered breathing difficulties and other symptoms indicative of poison gas inhalation after an attack launched by Turkey on the Kurdish-controlled enclave of Afrin, Syrian Kurdish news outlets and Syria’s state-run news agency reported Saturday. The news outlets quoted local doctors in Afrin as saying the hospital treated six cases of people w […]
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SOMALIA FAMINE RESPONSE TOO SLOW, THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE DIED NEEDLESSLY: REPORT
AllAfrica.comSomalia evacuates 11 migrants stranded in LibyaXinhuaMOGADISHU, Feb. 17 (Xinhua) -- The Somali government and the UN refugee agency on Saturday evacuated 11 migrants from Libya who had been held in areas controlled by militia. Deputy Prime Minister of Somalia Mahdi Mohamed Guled who received the migrants ...Somalia: Migrants in Libya Don't […]
Garowe OnlineSomalia: Lower Shabelle Residents Complain About Army OperationAllAfrica.comThe local residents in Lower Shabelle region in southern Somalia say they are complaining about the ongoing Somali and AMISOM military operations against Al Shabaab. Speaking to Radio Shabelle, the deputy governor of the region on financial affairs ...Somalia: Al-Shabaab […]
CNNFunding al-Shabaab: How aid money ends up in group's hands - CNNCNNAl-Shabaab is making millions of dollars by exploiting foreign aid money sent to Somalia by the very western nations who are trying to destroy the terror group.altro »
Crux: Covering all things CatholicIslamic State has landed in lawless Somalia, bishop says - Crux NowCrux: Covering all things CatholicAs it loses its grip in the Middle East, the Islamic State is finding a foothold in Somalia, said a bishop who oversees the Catholic Church in the troubled country.altro »
ReliefWebWorld Vision Somalia: Hunger Response Situation Report No.18 (01-31 January 2018 )ReliefWebHumanitarian situation: The drought situation in Somalia still persists with below normal rainfall being recorded across Somalia. However, food security improved slightly due to the continued largescale humanitarian assistance and the short-term impact ...
ReutersHunted and hated, Somali tax collectors gird for battleReutersSomalia has been wracked by civil war since 1991, and the cash-starved, U.N.-backed government in Mogadishu is desperate to claw in the revenue it needs to pay staff and provide services like security. The military, which is supposed to fight al-Qaeda ...altro »
ReliefWebSomalia Rainfall Outlook for Gu 2018, Issued: 15th February 2018ReliefWebThe Greater Horn of Africa Climate Outlook Forum (GHACOF) has confirmed a reduction of the chances of experiencing a La Nina event during the March to May rainy season. During the recent GHACOF, the March to May 2018 rainfall forecast for the region ...
PBS NewsHourCan Somalia's fishing industry keep pirates out of business? | PBS ...PBS NewsHourFrom 2010 to 2012, pirates ruled Somali waters, costing commercial ships billions of dollars in ransoms. Over the last few years, increased naval patrolling and security improved the situation drastically and many former pirates turned to fishing to ...altro » […]
Daily NationSomalia given greenlight to respond in border caseDaily NationThe Somali coast guard on patrol in the sea. The International Court of Justice has allowed Somalia to file a response to a case in which it has sued Kenya over a maritime border. FILE PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. The court Monday announced ...
Somalia: Kenyan Police Kill Al Shabaab Member, Arrest Two in IsioloAllAfrica.comA terror suspect was killed while two others were arrested on Friday after engaging security officers in a gun battle at their hideout in Merti, Isiolo County. Police recovered more than 1,000 bullets, 36 grenades, 18 IEDs, 5 AK-47 rifles and an ...
Robert Mueller has revealed audacious meddling in the 2016 election. Can he link it to Trump?The plot against America began in 2014. Thousands of miles away, in a drab office building in St Petersburg, Russia, a fake newsroom was under construction with its own graphics, data analysis, search engine optimisation, IT and finance departments. Its mission: ”inf […]
Bombers leave dozens wounded at crowded fish market in Konduga, just outside MaiduguriThree suicide bombers have detonated their devices at a crowded fish market in northern Nigeria, killing at least 20 people.Borno state police spokesman Joseph Kwaji said on Saturday that the attack happened on Friday night. Hospital officials said two patients later died f […]
Imran Ali, 24, convicted over death of Zainab Ansari, has also been linked to death of seven other girlsA Pakistani anti-terrorism court has sentenced a suspected serial killer to death for the rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl, a prosecutor said. The girl’s murder ignited nationwide protests over allegations of government inaction, and a media campai […]
Non-invasive imaging reveals landscape painting beneath Pablo Picasso’s The Crouching Beggar but who created it remains a mysteryWrapped in a mustard coloured blanket with a white scarf and her head on one side, Pablo Picasso’s La Misereuse Accroupie (The Crouching Beggar) is a study of forlorn resignation. But researchers say that there is more to desolate […]
DoJ indictment alleges Russian operatives ‘communicated with unwitting individuals associated with the Trump campaign’Ten key takeaways from the Mueller indictmentThirteen Russians have been criminally charged for interfering in the 2016 US election to help Donald Trump, the office of Robert Mueller, the special counsel, announced on Friday. Related: Trump-R […]
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President praises response to shooting while public defender says Nikolas Cruz will plead guilty to 17 counts of first-degree murderDonald Trump visited a Florida hospital on Friday night to meet survivors of this week’s deadly high school shooting, as the local public defender said the suspect would plead guilty.“It’s very sad something like this could happ […]
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After years of denials, Michel Fourniret admits killing Joanna Parrish, 20, in 1990A French serial killer has confessed to the murder of British language student Joanna Parrish in France nearly three decades ago, the family lawyer told AFP on Friday.Jailed for life in 2008 for killing seven girls and young women, Michel Fourniret was dubbed the Ogre of the A […]
Board sacks senior executive days after New York attorney general sued company over harassment scandalThe studio co-founded by disgraced mogul Harvey Weinstein has sacked its chief operating officer. The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced on Friday that the board had decided to part ways with David Glasser. “The board of The Weinstein Company has unanimously […]
Agency said report should have been investigated thoroughlyFBI says caller expressed concerns Cruz could attack a schoolJeff Sessions orders review of federal response to warningsThe FBI admitted on Friday it failed to investigate a specific report in January that Nikolas Cruz could be plotting a school shooting.The agency said the tip should have been inves […]
Military aircraft had interior minister and state governor on board when it crashedA military helicopter carrying officials assessing the damage caused by a powerful earthquake has crashed in southern Mexico, killing 13 people and injuring 15. The Oaxaca state prosecutor’s office said five women, four men and three children were killed at the crash site and […]
New president vows to bolster economy and combat inequality, one day after replacing ZumaCyril Ramaphosa invoked the memory and message of Nelson Mandela as he pledged to restore economic growth, fight corruption and tackle entrenched inequality in South Africa in the first major speech of his presidency on Friday.“Guided by [Mandela’s] example, we will use […]
Sentencing over alleged role in failed putsch condemned as showing disregard for rule of lawA Turkish court has sentenced six defendants, including three prominent journalists, to life in prison over allegations of involvement in a 2016 coup attempt, drawing fierce condemnation from the UN and press freedom advocates.The convictions followed a months-long tr […]
Border Patrol restricting access to Friendship Park in California‘This has to do with the message of hate that Trump screams out’US Border Patrol is restricting access to a park on the California-Mexico border where families separated by immigration laws frequently visit each other, sparking outrage from human rights advocates.At Friendship Park, which exten […]
Proposals would fulfil campaign promise to protect US steelBrazil, China, Russia, South Korea and Vietnam targetedThe US commerce department has recommended that Donald Trump impose steep curbs on steel and aluminum imports from China and other nations ranging from global and country-specific tariffs to broad import quotas, according to proposals released on […]
The $5.6bn cost of the 70-storey W350 Project is expected to be twice that of a conventional buildingA skyscraper set to be built in Tokyo will become the world’s tallest to be made of wood.The Japanese wood products company Sumitomo Forestry Co is proposing to build a 350 metre (1,148ft), 70-floor tower to commemorate its 350th anniversary in 2041. Continue […]
After an economic slump lasting years, Dongguan – the home of ‘Made in China’ – is reinventing itself as a robotics baseThis month Dongguan, in the heart of the Pearl River Delta economic zone of south China, is transformed from a city of migrants into a city of ghosts.The Chinese New Year holiday marks the start of the biggest annual human migration on the […]
When sociologist Richard Sennett was fleeced by an iPhone dealer in Delhi, the pair struck up a friendship that opened a window into the informality of modern citiesIn the south-east of Delhi, a vast T-shaped market has arisen on top of an underground parking garage. Nehru Place came into being because in the 1970s Delhi did not have enough commercial real e […]
For four years, photographer Jonathan Rentschler spent most days or nights at Love Park in Philadelphia, documenting the skateboarding community that congregated there before its closure for renovation in 2016LOVE by Jonathan Rentschler is published by Paradigm Publishing Continue reading...
Moms Demand Action and Everytown launch campaign to empower voters following the horrors of ParklandActivist organization have renewed calls for gun control in the US in the wake of the school shooting in Florida. Continue reading...
Firefighters tackle blaze on Great Portland Street in building containing gas cylindersA dramatic blaze at a building site in the West End in London that prompted fears of an explosion has been brought under control.London fire brigade (LFB) said 72 firefighters and officers were sent to Great Portland Street following reports of a fire at 12.45pm. The road […]