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By MGoth On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013
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African Union celebrates 50th year

African Union celebrates 50th year since founding, leaders to map out socio-economic gains ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — African nations this week mark the 50th year since the founding of a continentwide organization More...

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By MGoth On Friday, May 10th, 2013
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Somaliland:Press conference by Jan Eliasson, Deputy Secretary-General

A senior United Nations (UN) official today stressed the need for widespread support from the international community for the new Somali Government to help it succeed in its reform efforts. The Deputy Secretary-General More...

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By MGoth On Sunday, March 17th, 2013
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Samosas banned in Somalia

Mogadishu: Academy Awards 2013 may have welcomed ‘Samosas’ with an open heart, but a militant group in Somalia has banned the snack without any solid reason backing it. In a way this means that people More...

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By MGoth On Saturday, March 2nd, 2013
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U.N. Security Council sets stage for lifting Somalia arms embargo

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The U.N. Security Council is considering lifting an arms embargo on Somalia’s government for one year so it can beef up its army to combat Islamist fighters, according to a More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, February 28th, 2013
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Somalia: Humanitarian aid must not be co-opted into stabilization campaign

Integrating aid into UN, AU political and military strategy will threaten humanitarian effort New York/Paris/Nairobi, 28 February 2013 – Efforts underway at the United Nations to integrate humanitarian assistance More...

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By MGoth On Wednesday, February 6th, 2013
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UN official condemns Somalia rape verdict

The UN’s top human rights official has condemned the trial and sentencing of a Somali journalist, and the alleged rape victim he interviewed, as “deeply disturbing” and a blow to “the fight More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, January 3rd, 2013
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Afica : Stop the destruction of Somali’s

Decades have gone by and Somali’s have seen many presidents promise to restore the countries pride and beauty it once had, they have come and gone: no change has been made. The only hopeful’s we see is Somaliland More...

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By goth Mohamed On Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
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UN Special Envoy makes public apology to Somaliland

Untied Nation Special Envoy for Somaliland and Somalia Augustine P. Mahiga arrived in the country on Tuesday for a two day visit to mend worsening relations between his UN office and Somaliland. The visit to Somaliland More...

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By SomalilandPress On Saturday, October 6th, 2012
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Somaliland: Irony of WFP in manning foodstock

The real gist of irony is to find a situation where a dam brings forth off-springs only to feed them on poison again and again, on and on! This is exactly what the esteemed (or is it perceptibly esteemed?) world More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
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Vacancy: National Programme Officer

UN World Food Programme – Somalia JOB ADVERTISEMENT VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NO. VA 045/2012     Post Title:            National Programme Officer                                       More...

Special Representative Augustine Mahiga (UN Photo/Stuart Price)
By Hassan Ali On Sunday, August 12th, 2012
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UN welcomes progress in Somalia

NEW YORK — The top U.N. official for Somalia said Friday he welcomed the acceptance of a stabilization decree signed by the country’s president. Augustine Mahiga, the U.N. secretary-general’s special More...

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By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, July 23rd, 2012
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Somalia set to open first embassy in South Africa

MOGADISHU — Somalia is set to strengthen and reinvigorate its public diplomacy and trade relations with the Republic of South Africa, announcing plans to open an Embassy in Pretoria. This was revealed during More...

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By goth Mohamed On Monday, June 25th, 2012
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AFRICA: Ambassador Rice At UN Briefing On Peacekeeping Operations

United States Department of State (Washington, DC) document Remarks by Ambassador Susan E. Rice, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, at a Security Council Briefing on Peacekeeping Operations, June More...

PM Raila Odinga meets Somalia president Sheikh Sharif Ahmed in Istanbul/PMPS
By Qalinle Hussein On Friday, June 1st, 2012
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Ahlu Sunna voices its opposition to Istanbul Conference

PM Raila Odinga meets Somalia president Sheikh Sharif Ahmed in Istanbul/PMPS NAIROBI — A Somalia paramilitary group fighting Al-Shabaab alongside the Transitional Federal Government has dismissed as a “waste More...

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By Sahra Farah On Thursday, May 31st, 2012
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Istanbul gathering to define major contributors to solving Somali woes

Somali leaders and civil society bodies, high- ranking representatives of the international community…(Hurriyet Daily News) OPINION | MAY 31, 2012 Dr. AUGUSTINE MAHIGA The transitional period is on track to More...

Turkey's Ambassador to Somalia, Mr Cemalettin Kani Toru, greets Somalia's Prime Minister in Istanbul, Turkey
By Qalinle Hussein On Wednesday, May 30th, 2012
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SOMALIA: Prime Minister arrives in Istanbul for second conference

Photo: Turkey’s Ambassador to Somalia, Mr Cemalettin Kani Toru, greets Somali delegation in Istanbul (Garad Salad Hersi/HOL) DUBAI — Somalia’s Prime Minister Abdulweli Mohamed Ali has arrived in More...

This image - which cannot be independently verified - is believed to show the bodies of children in Houla awaiting burial
By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, May 26th, 2012
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Syria massacre in Houla condemned as outrage grows

This image – which cannot be independently verified – is believed to show the bodies of children in Houla awaiting burial DUBAI — Western nations are pressing for a response to the massacre in More...

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By SomalilandPress On Thursday, February 23rd, 2012
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Seychelles And Somaliland Taking Steps Towards Prisoner Transfers

London-Seychelles President James Michel and President Ahmed Mohamed Silanyo of the Republic of Somaliland have discussed, in a meeting in London today, the transfer of convicted Somali pirates currently in prison More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Thursday, January 26th, 2012
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Somaliland: Presenting a noble case

The following piece is part of our continuous coverage on the upcoming conference on Somalia in the British capital. Our policy of encouraging free and open discussion of the issues or presentations of all facts More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Thursday, January 26th, 2012
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What if Somaliland does unify with Somalia

The following piece is part of our continuous coverage on the upcoming conference on Somalia in the British capital. Our policy of encouraging free and open discussion of the issues or presentations of all facts More...