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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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Neymar ayaa lagu daray ciyaartooyda Paris St Germain ee Arbacada la dheeli doona kulan katirsan Champions League kooxda Bayern Munich, kadib markii uu ka soo kabtay dhaawac cagta ah, sida uu sheegey tababare Unai Emery, Talaadada maanta.
Ka maqnaashiyaha ciyaar-yahanno muhiim u ah kooxda Manchester United, ayaanan saameyn ku yeelan doonin kulanka Champions League ee ay naadigaasi la dheeli doonto kooxda CSKA Moscow, sida uu sheegey tababare Jose Mourinho.
Odayaal dhaqameedyo ka badan 70 xubnood oo ay ku jiraan siyaasiyiin horey xilal uga soo qabtay gobolka Bari, ayaa waxey maanta shir jaraa’id ku qabteen Boosaaso iyagoo sheegay in heshiiska ay ka soo horjeedaan, danna aysan ugu jirin Puntland iyo guud ahaan Soomaaliya.
Qof Falastiini ah oo weerar soo qaaday ayaa maanta xabado ku furay halka la galo deegaan Yahuuda ay ka sameysteen duleedka magaalda Jerusalem, halkaasi oo uu ku dilay saddex nin oo Yahuud ah, islamarkaana si darran ugu dhaawacay qof afaraad, sida ay sheegeen booliiska iyo kooxaha caafimaadka Israel.
Mudanayaasha Aqalka Congress-ka Mareykanka u matala xisbiga Dimoqraadiga ayaa ku baaqay in si deg deg ah loo xaliyo kiiska 8 boqol oo kun oo ruux oo iyaga carruur ah si sharci darra ah lagu keenay Mareykanka.
Kooxda Arsenal ahyaa heshay guusheedii saddexaad ee ay ku badineyso gurigeeda Alexandre Emirates Stadium xilli ciyaareedkan, kadib marki ay xalay 2-0 ugu awood sheegatay West Brom, their third win in a row at Emirates Stadium.
Ku soo dhawaada dhageystayaal xubinta Ciyaaraha, waxana ku soo qaadaneynaa kulamadii dhacay ee horyaallada kala gaddisan ee Yurub iyo sidoo kale kulamada Champions League ee beri dhici doona. Jamaal Axmed Cismaan ayaa soo diyaariyay
Macallinka kooxda Manchester United Jose Mourinho, ayaa ka bad baaday in uu ganaax kale kala kulmo FA-da Ingriiska, kadib markii dibadda looga saaray ciyaartii ay kooxdiisa gool iyo waxba kaga adkaatay kooxda Southampton Sabtidii.
Warar ku dhow guddoonka baarlamaanka Soomaaliya ayaa xaqiijinaya inuu soo gaaray mooshin ay saxiixeen qaar ka tirsan xildhibaannada baarlamaanka oo cambaaraynaya faragelin ay sheegeen in dalka Imaaraadka Carabta uu ku hayo arrimaha gudaha ee Soomaaliya.
The United Nations began a new push on Tuesday to stabilize Libya by getting rival factions to revise the stalled peace plan and set the country on the path to elections. The effort aims to end the turmoil that developed in Libya after the 2011 NATO-backed uprising ended Moammar Gadhafi's 42-year rule, giving space to Islamist militants and smuggling ne […]
Saudi King Salman on Tuesday ordered that women be allowed to drive cars, state media said, ending the conservative Islamic kingdom's status as the only country where that is forbidden. The royal decree ordered the formation of a ministerial body to give advice within 30 days and then implement the order by June 2018, according to state news agency SPA. […]
Venezuela’s opposition said on Tuesday it will not join scheduled talks with President Nicolas Maduro’s government, undercutting a dialogue effort that has been viewed with suspicion by many adversaries of the ruling Socialist Party. The government has eagerly promoted the talks amid global criticism that Maduro is turning the country into a dictatorship, wh […]
A Zimbabwean court on Tuesday freed activist pastor Evan Mawarire, a critic of President Robert Mugabe, following his weekend arrest on new charges of attempting to subvert the government. It was the second time he has been detained for a similar offense. Mawarire went on trial Monday on separate subversion charges stemming from protests last year against Mu […]
Angola's first new president in almost four decades vowed to rebuild an economy devastated by falling oil prices and fight corruption at his inauguration on Tuesday. João Lourenço told thousands of supporters in Luanda he would also tackle gaping inequality in Africa's second largest oil producer - though analysts have already raised doubts about h […]
Longtime Donald Trump associate Roger Stone said Tuesday he’s “aware of no evidence whatsoever” that Trump's campaign coordinated with Russians during the 2016 election. Stone spoke to the House intelligence committee for more than three hours as part of the panel's probe into Russian interference in the election. Afterward, he told reporters tha […]
Toyota Motor Corp. announced a $374 million investment Tuesday at five U.S. plants to support production of its first American-made hybrid powertrain. The upgrades at Toyota’s factories in Alabama, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee and West Virginia are part of a previously announced $10 billion in U.S. spending by the Japanese automaker. It “underscores Toyota’ […]
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the United States was totally prepared for a military option in dealing with North Korea, while his administration announced new sanctions in response to the country's nuclear and missile activity. "We are totally prepared for the second option, not a preferred option, but if we take that option it will be d […]
Kumari Behera carefully folds a set of heavy brown jute sacks, stacking them in a corner of her small, windowless shack. Splashed with water every two hours and arrayed on her tin roof, they have served as her air conditioning this summer — the only option available to cool her home in the face of increasingly brutal summer heat. The 54-year-old is sure she […]
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen acknowledged Tuesday that the Fed is puzzled by the persistence of unusually low inflation and that it might have to adjust the timing of its interest rate policies accordingly. Speaking to a conference of economists, Yellen touched upon key questions the Fed is confronting as it tries to determine why inflation has remaine […]
President Donald Trump's clash with scores of professional football players who knelt during “The Star-spangled Banner” last weekend has set off a heated debate over proper etiquette during the national anthem. But the U.S. is far from alone. Throughout the world, flags, anthems and other national symbols can often divide as much as they unify, especial […]
Puerto Rican rapper Residente’s first solo album post-Calle 13 has received a leading nine nominations for this year’s Latin Grammys, including for record, song and album of the year. Colombian sensation Maluma follows him with seven, Shakira’s comeback gathered six, and Juanes, Mon Laferte and producer Kevin Jimenez ADG received five nominations each, the L […]
Uber said Tuesday it will cease operations in Quebec next month if the province doesn't rescind new rules it introduced last week. Quebec Uber boss Jean-Nicolas Guillemette said it will stop operating on October 14 if the government doesn't back down. Transport Minister Laurent Lessard said Friday the province would allow Uber to continue to op […]
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy-winning guitarist Joe Walsh has started a new charity to benefit veterans’ organizations. As VOA’s David Byrd tells us, Walsh says he especially wants to help small, grass-roots groups that work with veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan
Robert Plant is going on tour in North America next year to support his upcoming album, “Carry Fire.” The former Led Zeppelin frontman announced Tuesday that his 2018 tour will begin Feb. 9 in Raleigh, North Carolina. He’ll also visit New York, Boston, Toronto, Chicago and Los Angeles, among other cities. More dates will be announced later. Plant will be joi […]
The activist group Human Rights Watch on Tuesday accused the Myanmar military of committing “crimes against humanity” as hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims flee violence in Rakhine State. “The Burmese military is brutally expelling the Rohingya from northern Rakhine State,” said James Ross, legal and policy director at Human Rights Watch. “The massacr […]
The parents of a young Ohioan who was detained in North Korea for more than a year and died soon after being released said Tuesday he was “jerking violently,” howling, and “staring blankly” when he returned home on a medical flight. Fred and Cindy Warmbier appeared on Fox News’ “Fox & Friends” morning TV show amid an escalating war of words between the […]
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SOMALIA FAMINE RESPONSE TOO SLOW, THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE DIED NEEDLESSLY: REPORT
The GuardianSomalia, Libya ... and Chad? The surprising country on Trump's travel ban listThe GuardianSomalia, Libya, Syria, Yemen and Iran were on the original list and remain on the new one. But Chad? The presidential proclamation provides few clues. It notes that the country's government – Chad has been ruled by the authoritarian General Idriss […]
IMF Staff Concludes Visit to SomaliaInternational Monetary Fund“Somalia is marking important milestones on reform and policy implementation, particularly under the SMP. Since 2015, it has concluded two Article IV consultations with the Fund and in May 2016, the authorities entered a 12-month SMP with the Fund to ...altro »
ReliefWebHumanitarian Bulletin Somalia, September 2017 | Issued on 26 September 2017ReliefWebStrengthening localization of humanitarian response. Displaced populations hard hit by drought. Internally displaced continue to be among the most vulnerable in Somalia. A drastic increase in displacement this year due to drought is putting additional ...
MFA ChinaWang Yi Meets with Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire of SomaliaMFA ChinaOn September 21, 2017 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met at request with Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire of Somalia on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York. Hassan Ali Khaire expressed that Somalia and China enjoy a traditional ...Deputy Secretary Reinforce […]
UN News CentreUnited Nations News Centre - Top UN envoy to Somalia welcomes ...UN News CentreThe top United Nations envoy to Somalia today welcomed the recent introduction of legislation that would amend the 2016 media law, and urged lawmakers to ...altro »
africanews[Photos] Somalia celebrates Africa's first female pilot, Asli Hassan AbadeafricanewsThe 59-year-old Asli Hassan Abade, returned permanently to Somalia in July 2017 after over two decades abroad. Till date, she is the country's first and only female pilot having made her first flight in 1976. She left Somalia in the 1970s to train as a ...
Washington PostGerman plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back homeWashington PostBERLIN — A Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a far-left militant group's campaign against West German authorities has returned home. The dpa news agency reported that the Boeing 737 arrived Saturday in ...German plane […]
Somalia: Trump's Muslim Ban Revision Risks More SufferingAllAfrica.com"Since this ban was implemented 10 months ago, we've seen families torn apart and whole nations of people demonized for the crimes of a few. The order was a catastrophe not just for those seeking safety but for those who simply want to travel, work, ...
Middle East MonitorSomalia's first female pilot returns homeMiddle East MonitorAsli Hassan Abade, 59, returned to her country of birth Somalia after spending two decades away. Abade left Somalia in 1970 to learn to fly in Italy, then moved to the United States where she married an aeroplane engineer. Having served in the Somali ...
UN trains South West security forces on human rights and international humanitarian lawReliefwebThe Human Rights and Protection Group of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) is conducting the training as part of the Mission's mandate to support the rebuilding of Somalia's security institutions. UNSOM's support to the securi […]
French president proposes deeper political integration but suggests UK ‘may one day find place’ in EU moving at different speedsThe French president, Emmanuel Macron, has set out his plans for a “profound transformation” of the EU with deeper political integration to win back the support of disgruntled citizens, but suggested a bloc moving forward at differi […]
Angelique Chrisafis in Paris and Jennifer Rankin in Brussels
Voters will go to the polls in May or June 2018 to decide whether to repeal near-total constitutional ban on abortion Ireland will hold a referendum next year on whether to repeal its ban on abortion in almost all circumstances, a few weeks before Pope Francis is expected to visit.Leo Varadkar, the taoiseach, told the Irish parliament on Tuesday that a natio […]
President to visit Puerto Rico next week to see Hurricane Maria damageTrump tweets about island’s ‘massive debt’ despite growing crisisDonald Trump will visit Puerto Rico next Tuesday, to see some of the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria on the lives of 3.5 million Americans. As the president announced the visit, however, one Democratic congresswoman wh […]
Government says local force will assume control of polling booths as additional officers are drafted in from AndalucíaPolice will be deployed at polling stations to prevent people from voting in the Catalan independence referendum, the Spanish government has confirmed.Although the Catalonia regional government has insisted the unilateral poll will go ahead o […]
Specialists from University of Thrace will help local pathologist conduct postmortem on Celia HollingworthThe remains of a British woman who is believed to have been mauled to death by a pack of wolves or wild dogs in northern Greece are to be examined by a team of forensic experts in an attempt to understand more about what happened.Celia Hollingworth died […]
Campaigners welcome U-turn on Renca reserve but threat still exists as Brazil president has close ties to mining industryAmazon conservation groups have hailed a victory as the Brazilian government announced a U-turn on plans to open up swaths of the the world’s biggest forest to mining corporations.President Michel Temer had sparked outrage in August when h […]
Activists say Delhi high court’s decision in case of film director Mahmood Farooqui sets a worrying precedent on consentAn Indian court has overturned a rape conviction against a film director, ruling that a “feeble no” can signal consent, especially in cases where the alleged victim is well-educated.Women’s rights activists said the decision “muddies the wa […]
Leaders urged to break the silence around the issue as report reveals every year 1.7 billion children across rich and poor countries experience abuseNearly three out of four children experience violence each year, according to a global study that warns practices such as corporal punishment are widespread in both rich and poor countries.Around 1.7 billion chi […]
Donald Trump’s daughter and son-in-law among six administration figures who reportedly used private email accounts for White House business At least six senior Trump administration figures are reported to have used private email accounts for official White House business, prompting Hillary Clinton to describe criticism of her own private server use as “the h […]
Founding text of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints returned to followers of Joseph Smith for $35m The printer’s manuscript of the Book of Mormon has been sold to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) for $35m (£26m), setting what is believed to be a new record for the most expensive manuscript ever sold. Related: Dissatisfied li […]
Exclusive: US and UK intercepts could hold answer to 1961 accident in Africa that killed Dag Hammarskjöld and 15 othersA UN report into the death of its former secretary general Dag Hammarskjöld in a 1961 plane crash in central Africa has found that there is a “significant amount of evidence” that his flight was brought down by another aircraft.The report, d […]
European commission gives legal guidance to member states to take action on sale of lower-quality goods in eastern EuropeBrussels has published legal guidance and offered funding to help governments crack down on food and drink multinationals’ illegal selling of inferior versions of well-known brands in eastern Europe. Related: Food brands 'cheat' […]
Tens of thousands evacuated from area around Mount Agung as hundreds of volcanic earthquakes recorded in single day • Tell us if you’re affected by the evacuationMount Agung in Bali is experiencing unprecedented levels of seismic activity and could erupt in a “matter of hours” if tremors continue, Indonesia’s volcanology centre has said.More than 75,000 peop […]
Assailant shot dead after killing three and injuring another at settlement outside Jerusalem early on Tuesday morningThree Israelis have been killed in a gun attack by a Palestinian assailant at a settlement outside Jerusalem.Police said the attacker arrived at a rear entrance to the Har Adar settlement at about 7am as security guards were opening a gate to […]
Ministers accuse Richmeetbeautiful of inciting debauchery and prostitution after posters appear near Brussels campusesBelgian ministers have said they will take legal action in an attempt to force a website that links young women and rich men to remove huge adverts near the country’s universities.Trucks bearing large posters promoting Richmeetbeautiful, whic […]
German chancellor’s centre-right alliance remains largest force in parliament, as far-right Alternative für Deutschland takes 13% of vote in Sunday’s electionLive election resultsAngela Merkel faces tough negotiations in coming weeks as she attempts to engineer a governing coalition that can withstand pressure from the far right, which has swept into the Ger […]
Work is accelerating at site on Hisarlık Hill, formerly a ‘ruin of a ruin’, and a museum will open next yearRüstem Aslan, Troy’s chief archaeologist, grows more animated as he enters the fenced-off area just beyond the southern gate of the ancient city’s ruins. To him it offers tantalising clues that may add to the evidence that this was the scene of the war […]
Plant and animal species that are the foundation of our food supplies are as endangered as wildlife but get almost no attention, a new report revealsComment: Chips, chocolate and coffee – our food crops face mass extinction tooThe sixth mass extinction of global wildlife already under way is seriously threatening the world’s food supplies, according to exper […]
At least 11 activists have been arrested, charged or convicted over the past few months, while another was stripped of his citizenship and deported to FranceHo Thi Chau, 25, was left alone and blacklisted after her husband was returned to jail for “attempting to overthrow the [Vietnamese] government” last week.An activist from the north central province of N […]
Former US soldier and one of the most prominent whistleblowers of modern times posts letter to Twitter saying she is ‘not authorized to enter Canada’Chelsea Manning, the former US soldier who served seven years in military prison after instigating one of the biggest breaches of classified data in US history, has said she has been barred from entering Canada. […]
Ashifa Kassam in Toronto and Ed Pilkington in New York