Dalka Hindiya waxaa sare u kacay qiimaha lagu kala iibsado yaanyada, waxaana dhacday tuuginimo baahsan oo lagu hayo yaanyada, sidaasi darteedna dadka ka ganacsada yaanyada waxa ay hadda bilaabeen in ay soo kireystaan waardiyeyaal hubeysan.
Israa'iil ayaa waxa ay meesha ka saaraysaa qalabka lagu baaro hubka iyo biraha wax lagu dilo ee ay gaysay aagga barakaysan ee maagaalada Qudus, iyadoo taa badelkeedana isticmaali doonta qaab midkaasi ka fudud.
Wakiilka gaarka ah ee cusub ee Mareykanka u fadhiya Ukraine ayaa sheegay in Washington ay si qoto dheer uga fiirsanayso inay hub u dirto dalkaasi si ay u caawiso kuwa la dagaalamaya fallaagada uu Ruushku baritaaro.
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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Israel ayaa maanta billowday in qalabka birta sheega ee dadka lagu baaro ay ka saarto albaabka masjidka Al-Aqsa, si ay u yareyso xiisadda ka dhalatay ee ka carreysiisay muslimiinta, islamarkaana dhaliyey isku dhacyo xooggan.
Garsoore federal oo ku sugan magaalada Detroit ee gobolka Michigan ee dalka Mareykanka, ayaa joojiyey in boqolaal qof oo Ciraaqiyiin ah, oo dambiyo galay laga masaafuriyo dalka Mareykanka, kadib markii ay qabteen ciidamada socdaalka iyo canshuuraha.
Ugu yaraan 35 ruux ayaa ku dhimatay tobaneeyo kalana waa ay ku dhaawacmeen kadib marki qof watay baabuur laga soo buuxiyey walxaha qarxa uu weeraray gaari mini-bus ah oo ay la socdeen shaqaalo ka tirsan kuwa rayidka ee Dowlada Afghanstan oo marayey dhinaca galbeed ee magaalada Kabul.
Maalmihii la soo dhaafay waxaa taagnaa khilaaf soo kala dhexgalay Maxkamadda Sare iyo baarlamanka Soomaaliya, oo ka dhashay kuraasta sideed xubnood oo baarlamanka ka tirsan oo muran uu ka taagnaa xalaalnimadooda. Baarlamaanka ayaa ku gacan seeray go’aan ay maxkamaddu ku gaartay in lagu noqdo doorashada sideed kursi. Maanta ayaa Ururada Bulshada rayidka waxa […]
Wasaaradda arrimaha dibedda Israel ayaa maanta sheegtay in askari ilaalo ka ah safaaradda dalkaas ee Jordan uu toogasho ku dilay laba qof oo u dhashay dalka Jordan, kadib markii mid ka mid ah uu ku weeraray kashawiito.
Laamaha amniga ee Dowlada Federalka Somalia ayaa xaley soo saarey amaro ay dul-dhigeen ganacsada iyo shirkadaha dhinaca ganacsiga ee Somalia, iyaga oo dhinaca kalana ku eedeeyey qaar ka mid ah ganacsasatada in ay dhaqaalo siiyaan kooxda Alshabab.
Madaxweynaha Mareykanka Donald Trump ayaa qoraal uu Sabtidii soo dhigay bartiisa Tuwiiterka ku eedeeyey wargeyska New York Times inuu burburiyey qorshe uu Mareykanka ku rabay inuu ku khaarejiyo hogaamiyaha kooxda Daacish Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Madaxweyne Trump mu uusan bixin faah-faahin dheeraad ah oo ku saabsan sida uu wargeyska ku arbushay qorshaha lagu di […]
Backstreet Boys got their first hit country song this year on a collaboration with country duo Florida Georgia and now the two powerhouse acts are teaming up for a “CMT Crossroads” episode airing Aug. 30. The cross-genre television show will feature all-star group performances of each other's biggest singles, including “I Want It That Way,” “As Long As […]
After days of enduring pointed criticism from President Donald Trump and calls from Congressional Democrats to testify over his contacts with Russian officials, Attorney General Jeff Sessions' former colleagues in the Senate came to his defense on Tuesday. Senator Lindsey Graham, a prominent Republican member of the Senate Judiciary Committee and former […]
The Boy Scouts of America is distancing itself from U.S. political disputes after President Donald Trump gave a controversial speech to thousands of scouts at their national encampment. “The Boy Scouts of America is wholly non-partisan and does not promote any one position, product, service, political candidate or philosophy,” the group said Tuesday. “The in […]
Eight siblings who grew up in southwestern Indiana have amassed nearly 450 years of combined marriage. Bruce Clinkenbeard of Freelandville, Indiana, and his wife Sally have been married for 53 years, but that's just the tip of the Clinkenbeard family's matrimonial iceberg. Bruce and his seven siblings have together racked up a combined 448 year […]
Katinka Hosszu has a case full of medals. She wants so much more. From marketing marvel to ambitious businesswoman to fledgling union organizer, the Hungarian swimmer known as the "Iron Lady" knows how to make a splash - in and out of the pool. Along with American star Katie Ledecky, Hosszu is perhaps the biggest name at the world championships thi […]
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has criticized Israel for security measures at the al-Aqsa Mosque, also known as the Temple Mount, in Jerusalem. Rising tensions over the mosque could threaten attempts at rapprochement between Israel and Turkey. Erdogan chose his weekly address to his parliamentary deputies to launch a strong attack on Israel for the i […]
We encountered the first floes around Point Barrow, the northernmost tip of Alaska. Much of it was already rotten, as our ice navigator David "Duke" Snider explained. The ice was fraying at the edges. Some of it was covered in sand and dirt from crashing against the coast, while larger floes had pools of turquoise meltwater on top. A trained eye ca […]
President Donald Trump surveyed the crowd of thousands of Boy Scouts at their summit Monday and assessed, “There's a lot of love in this big, beautiful place. And a lot of love for our country.” He singled out for affection West Virginia, a state that gave him his largest margin of victory in November. “What we did, in all fairness, is an unbelievable t […]
A cyber spying group with links to Iran and active for the past four years is targeting countries including Israel, Saudi Arabia, Germany and the United States, security researchers said on Tuesday. A new report by Tokyo-based Trend Micro and ClearSky of Israel detailed incidents as recently as April of this year involving a group known as "CopyKittens […]
Police with search hounds hunted on Tuesday for a chainsaw-wielding loner who mostly lived in the woods, a day after he stormed into an insurance office in the Swiss town of Schaffhausen and wounded two staff members. Police have identified the suspect as 50-year-old Franz Wrousis, a drifter with a criminal record, and warned residents that he could still be […]
Syrian government warplanes broke a cease-fire agreement Monday for the second consecutive day with airstrikes on districts in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta near the country’s capital, Damascus, say political activists. According to the British-based monitoring group Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a bombing raid Monday on the town of Arbin left eight civil […]
The White House is hosting a day's worth of live broadcasts to tout President Donald Trump's first six months in office. The "media day" event kicked off at 6 a.m. featuring 15 hours of live radio broadcasts from the Salem Media Group. Participating hosts include Hugh Hewitt and Joe Piscopo. Both are broadcasting from white tents set up o […]
With just two weeks to go before Kenya’s elections, the nation watched the lead opposition candidate for president, Raila Odinga, debate solo Monday after his top opponent, President Uhuru Kenyatta, refused to show for the live event. Opposition leader Raila Odinga had the stage to himself for the televised presidential debate. He responded to questions from […]
Amid mounting pressure from diplomats and the media, Myanmar’s parliament is soon expected to amend a heavily criticized law that has been used to restrict freedom of expression online. But while advocates cautiously welcome the changes, many say the proposed reforms fall short of substantive reform and don’t root out the law’s core problems. Dubbed a cand […]
Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says building public confidence in law enforcement ``is one of our great challenges.'' He says police have a special responsibility to follow the law, and citizens have an obligation to respect the police. Rosenstein spoke Tuesday at the NAACP's national convention in Baltimore. He says buildin […]
President Donald Trump's call for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to investigate former Democratic rival Hillary Clinton is "highly inappropriate" and threatens to erode the separation between law and politics, a leading Republican senator said on Tuesday. "Prosecutorial decisions should be based on applying facts to the law without hint o […]
Both sides in the Libyan conflict agreed to the terms of a cease-fire agreement Tuesday during talks mediated by French President Emmanuel Macron. Libya's prime minister, Fayez al-Serraj, and his rival, eastern commander Khalifa Haftar met with Macron. "We commit to a cease-fire and to refrain from any use of armed force for any purpose that does n […]
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SOMALIA FAMINE RESPONSE TOO SLOW, THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE DIED NEEDLESSLY: REPORT
ReliefWebSomalia: Drought Response - Situation Report No. 15ReliefWebThis report is produced by OCHA Somalia in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers the period from 5 to 24 July 2017. Highlights. While extensive humanitarian operations are ongoing, with over three million people being reached monthly with ...altro »
UNHCRSky is the limit for refugee who fled SomaliaUNHCRWhen he first arrived in Canada as a refugee in 1978, Osman Ali felt confused, overwhelmed and lost. But the affable young man, who had played competitive basketball back in Somalia and was used to a challenge, looked forward.
Aljazeera.comSoldiers killed in Somalia blastAljazeera.comAt least four soldiers were killed and several others wounded when a roadside blast targeted a security convoy in southwestern Somalia, police said. The attack took place near the town of Baidoa, some 250 kilometres (155 miles) south-west of the ...Trump Is Stupid and Destroying America, Says Al-Qaeda […]
What's happening to Somalia's children?ReliefwebImagine one in two people in the UK don't know where their next meal is coming from or only have enough food to last a few days. It seems unthinkable, doesn't it? But that's exactly what the people of Somalia are going through. 6.7 million people out ...
ReliefWebSomalia: Health Cluster Monthly Bulletin, June 2017ReliefWebDuring June, 11,228 cases of AWD/cholera were reported from 45 districts in 15 regions, a decrease from 13,656 cases reported in May. Across these same geographical areas, deaths have decreased from 77 in May to 68 deaths in June. Cumulative cases ...
Washington PostAs the US gets more involved in Somalia, beware these three fallaciesWashington PostThe United States is getting more involved in Somalia, the nation in the Horn of Africa that has been wrestling with violent conflict and political instability for nearly three decades. Since June, the United States has conducted multiple military ...altro »
Middle East MonitorAl-Shabaab receives weapons in exchange for aid workers in SomaliaMiddle East MonitorThe Al-Qaeda associated armed group, Al-Shabaab, yesterday released seven humanitarian aid workers in Somalia, the Anadolu Agency reported. The aid workers had been taken captive on 16 July near the city of Baidoa, 150 miles southwest of the capital, ...Is […]
La Crosse TribuneMichael Gerson: Empathy won't stop suffering in SomaliaLa Crosse TribuneSomalia generally gets bad press, focused on starvation, terrorism or piracy. But it's not a country comprised mainly of hungry, Islamist pirates. It is a country in the midst of re-founding itself. It recently elected a promising new president ...
Garowe OnlineSomalia: Militants release humanitarian workers after ransom paidGarowe OnlineBAIDOA, Somalia- The Militant group al-Shabaab has freed Monday seven Somali Aid staff working for local humanitarian NGO, after receiving huge sum of ransom payment, Garowe Online reports. A local official who asked not to be named, told GO that ...7 Somali Aid Worke […]
Garowe OnlineSomalia: Joint security forum kicks off in the capital MogadishuGarowe OnlineMOGADISHU, Somalia- Somali government officials and AMISOM officials are holding a high-level forum on Somalia security kicked off in the capital Mogadishu on Monday, Garowe Online reports. Deputy Prime Minister Mahdi Mohamed Guled and AU's ...altro »
Key step toward healthcare reform passes thanks in part to John McCain’s return, but shape of final legislation and chances of success remain unclearSenate Republicans took a tentative step toward fulfilling seven years of promises to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on Tuesday, something they achieved only after the dramatic return of Senator John McCai […]
Mahmoud Abbas to maintain freeze on coordination with Israel even after it dismantled metal detectors at Jerusalem siteMuslim worshippers in Jerusalem appear likely to maintain a boycott on the compound housing al-Aqsa mosque, with the Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, saying he will maintain a freeze on coordination with Israel even after it dismantled […]
Federica Mogherini says it is important to keep a dialogue open despite growing pressure for Brussels to condemn Ankara’s human rights abusesThe EU’s foreign policy chief defied calls for a tougher line on human rights abuses in Turkey to insist the country remains on track to join the bloc.Federica Mogherini, the EU’s high representative for foreign affairs […]
Parents and family of scouts complained after Trump encouraged boos for Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama and bragged about attending ‘hot’ New York partiesDonald Trump faced criticism on Tuesday for a speech to the annual Boy Scouts of America jamboree in West Virginia in which he urged his audience of 12- to 18-year-olds to boo Hillary Clinton and Barack Ob […]
The media-powering technology was once inescapable – but it began to fall out of favor after Apple decided not to use it on the iPhoneAdobe Flash, a once ubiquitous technology used to power most of the media content found online, will be retired at the end of 2020, the software company announced Tuesday.Adobe – along with Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook a […]
French president says Fayez al-Sarraj and Khalifa Haftar have shown ‘historic courage’ at the meeting outside ParisLibya’s two main rival leaders have agreed to call a ceasefire and hold elections early next year after a meeting in Paris hosted by the French president, Emmanuel Macron.Macron said Libya’s UN-backed prime minister, Fayez al-Sarraj, and Khalifa […]
Reasons for the ‘shocking’ drop are unclear, say researchers, and represent a huge and neglected area of public healthSperm counts among men have more than halved in the last 40 years, research suggests, although the drivers behind the decline remain unclear.The latest findings reveal that between 1973 and 2011, the concentration of sperm in the ejaculate of […]
The two countries are conduits for 37% of money heading to tax havens, most of which have strong links to Britain Almost 40% of corporate investments channelled away from authorities and into tax havens travel through the UK or the Netherlands, according to a study of the ownership structures of 98m firms. Related: European commission to crack down on offsho […]
Natasha Politakis says US embassy has refused to say why she and her Turkish-born husband were stopped at LA airportA British woman has said her honeymoon was ruined after she was held in detention for 26 hours by US border officials before being sent back to the UK. Natasha Politakis said she and her husband, Ali Gul, were barred from entering the US after […]
Research involving brains of former NFL players find 99% suffered from disease with symptoms that include memory loss and mood disordersThe largest ever study of cases of football players with the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has, again, found a link between the condition and “prior participation in football”, particularl […]
Move to dismantle security barriers near al-Aqsa mosque comes after days of violent confrontations that have claimed seven livesIsrael is removing metal detectors from entrances to the compound that houses al-Aqsa mosque.The move was announced late on Monday night by the office of the Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, and is designed to end a crisi […]
Musk described the Facebook CEO’s knowledge of the field as ‘limited’ after Zuckerberg publicly dismissed AI doomsday warnings as ‘irresponsible’Tech billionaires Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg have entered into a public squabble about artificial intelligence in which Musk described the Facebook CEO’s knowledge of the field as “limited”. Related: Elon Musk: r […]
On Twitter Trump criticized the investigation into Russian meddling into last year’s US election and slammed the attorney general for not investigating ClintonWhy Trump turned on SessionsDonald Trump on Tuesday escalated his attacks on Jeff Sessions, questioning why the US attorney general was not investigating his former opponent Hillary Clinton, the latest […]
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Search warrant says ‘upon police arrival, a female slaps the back of the patrol squad’, but does not say if the women was Damond, whom police shot and killedA woman approached the back of a Minneapolis police car and “slapped” it shortly before an Australian woman was shot and killed by an officer, according to a search warrant filed by the Minnesota bureau […]
Olympic swimming champion is looking to tie record for golds at eventTwenty-year-old finished 19 seconds ahead of competitors in BudapestLilly King tips Yulia Efimova, breaks world record in 100m breaststrokeKatie Ledecky breezed to her third gold medal of the world championships, backing off a bit on her most grueling night of the meet. Ledecky captured the […]
Judge Mark Goldsmith’s decision gives the Iraqis, 234 of whom are currently detained, time to appeal their deportation cases in courtA federal judge on Monday blocked the potential deportation of more than 1,400 Iraqis, indefinitely halting efforts by immigration authorities to remove a population that fears persecution in their home country. Related: Iraq v […]
Guerrillas handed in weapons as part of peace deal with Colombian government but have long feared assassinations, as they prepare to take seats in CongressA criminal gang is offering bounties of $1m to assassins who kill leaders from Colombia’s Farc rebel group, a lawyer for the guerrillas said on Tuesday, as the group prepares to take seats in Congress as p […]
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