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Somaliland :Army Repel Attack in Kashaale by Militia

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Qorulugud-Somaliland Army has today repelled an offensive launched by a Buhodle milita on a site of peace conference which was expected to take place on saturday The skirmishes broke out after militiamen aligned to Buhodle launched an assault at Kalshaale the venue of the proposed peace conference which was about to open today between traditional […]


Suleiman Haglatosiye and Ali Khalif Galaydh – A Peacemaker and Warmonger


SOMALILAND President Ahmed Mohamed Silanyo received the Chairman of SSC (Somaliland’s eastern regions) Dr. Suleiman Essa Haglatosiye at his hotel room during recent Somaliland-Somalia Talks in Dubai, UAE, on future relations between the two countries. The President reached mutual understanding with Dr. Suleiman Essa on restoring peace and stability in SSC Region of Somaliland, and […]


Somaliland and SSC rebel talks to begin in Ainaba


LAS ANOD — First round of formal peace talks between the Somaliland government and the rebel Sool, Sanaag and Cayn (Ain) or SSC, are due to begin Today, Somalilandpress has learned. A 16-member SSC team led by outfit’s chairman Suleiman Isse Ahmed ‘Hagaltosie’ arrived in Burao on Monday night to open the negotiations. Consisting of […]


Somaliland: President appoints former SSC Commander

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HARGEISA — President Ahmed Mohamed Silanyo appointed a former Commander of an armed militant in Sool region as the Minister of State for National Reconciliation for Eastern regions on Saturday. Mr. Silanyo issued a Presidential decree appointing Kayse Abdi Yusuf, the former SSC field Commander, as the first national reconciliation minister for Sool and eastern […]


Somalia’s Puntland region leader rushes to Ethiopia over Somaliland clashes and ONLF weapons


ADDIS ABABA — The Ethiopian government led by Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Foreign Affairs Haile Mariam Desalegne called on the leader of Somalia’s semi-autonomous region of Puntland to an emergency meeting in Addis Ababa on late Monday. Mr Abdirahman Farole quickly rushed to Addis Ababa on a chartered airplane with three other ministers. […]


SOMALILAND: SSC commander reveals split in his group

LAS ANOD (Somalilandpress) — A REBEL group operating in Somaliland’s southern region of Buuhoodle is said to have disintegrated after the group failed to resolve internal rift among its senior leaders. The SSC group, abbreviation for the disputed –Sool, Sanaag and Cayn regions who threatened to launch a violent campaign against Somaliland several months ago […]


Somaliland army clashes with militia, five dead

HARGEISA (Somalilandpress) — The Defense Minister, Mr Saleban Warsame Gulled said one soldier was killed Monday night when the national army clashed with an armed militant in the village of Widwid in the disputed region. Mr Gulled told local reporters the clashes happened in the Widwid village in Buhodle region at around 12 p.m. when […]


Eastern regions of Somaliland cast their ballot

LAS ANOD (Somalilandpress) — NEC spokesman, Mohammed Ahmed Hersi announced the conclusion of voting in Somaliland after a peaceful day of voting throughout Somaliland despite some set backs in some towns and villages in eastern regions. “I wish to warmly thank the citizens of Somaliland who love peace for casting their vote today peacefully,” Mr […]


Somaliland forces target new militant

BURAO (Somalilandpress) — Somaliland forces stationed in the village of Bali’ada in the out skirts of Widwid town have wounded at least two militants and captured another when their base came under attack from an armed militant on Saturday. Somaliland commandos in Sool region’s Bali’ada received information that the SSC militant group was planning to […]


Hundreds flee their homes in Buhodle

HARGEISA (Somalilandpress) — Hundreds of people fled from their homes in the border town of Buhodle in recent days to safety amid fears of fresh fighting after talks between locals and Ethiopian forces failed – Somalilandpress reports. Since Friday an estimated 150 people have left their homes to surrounding towns and villages after a deadly […]


SOMALILAND: Ethiopian troops clash with local militia

HARGEISA (Somalilandpress) — At least thirteen people were killed and over thirty wounded when Ethiopian troops based in the town of Buhodle clashed with armed tribal militia. Reports reaching us from the disputed town suggested that at least ten Somalis were killed and three Ethiopian soldiers when violence broke out yesterday afternoon in the town. […]