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Over 100 Shabab Militants Killed in US Airstrike in Somalia - New York Times

Somali news ticker - Tue, 2017-11-21 18:27

New York Times

Over 100 Shabab Militants Killed in US Airstrike in Somalia
New York Times
The United States Africa Command said in a statement that the airstrike was carried out 125 miles northwest of Mogadishu, the Somali capital. The strike comes after President Trump relaxed restrictions on American military commanders in Somalia.
US airstrike kills over 100 militants in Somalia, military saysCNBC
US strike in Somalia kills more than 100 Shabaab fightersDaily Mail
US airstrike kills over 100 al-Shabaab fighters in Somalia, Pentagon saysABC News
Washington Examiner -WPXI Pittsburgh -Washington Post
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Somaliland's Ruling Party Candidate Declared Election Winner - Bloomberg

Somali news ticker - Tue, 2017-11-21 14:56

Bloomberg

Somaliland's Ruling Party Candidate Declared Election Winner
Bloomberg
Somaliland's Ruling Party Candidate Declared Election Winner. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. November 21, 2017, 6:24 AM PST Updated on November 21, 2017, 7:01 AM PST. Muse Bihi Abdi. Source: AFP/Getty Images. Mogadishu, Somalia (AP) -- The ruling ...
Somaliland Ruling Party Candidate Bihi Wins ElectionVoice of America
Ruling party wins presidential vote in breakaway SomalilandMail & Guardian
Somaliland ruling party candidate wins Nov. 13 polls – media reportsafricanews
Business Day -Reuters
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Somalia: Kenyan Soldiers Don't Smuggle Charcoal in Somalia - KDF - AllAfrica.com

Somali news ticker - Tue, 2017-11-21 11:48

Somalia: Kenyan Soldiers Don't Smuggle Charcoal in Somalia - KDF
AllAfrica.com
KDF spokesman Col David Obonyo rejected as untrue the UN Security Council's Somalia and Ethiopia Monitoring Group's report that KDF is involved in export and import of charcoal from and into Somalia. He said it [the report] is similar to the one the ...

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East African youth for leadership summit - New Vision

East Africa news ticker - Tue, 2017-11-21 11:06

East African youth for leadership summit
New Vision
East African youth for leadership summit. By Joyce Namutebi. Added 21st November 2017 01:17 PM. The East Africa Youth Leadership Summit is scheduled for November 27 to December 1, 2017 at the Training Center for Development Cooperation ...

Somalia: Sufi Militants Ahlul Sunnah Wa Jamaa Joins War Against Alshabaab - AllAfrica.com

Somali news ticker - Tue, 2017-11-21 10:36

Somalia: Sufi Militants Ahlul Sunnah Wa Jamaa Joins War Against Alshabaab
AllAfrica.com
Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo recently announced a war against al-Shabab and urged the country's federal member states to join the war. For their part, the regional administrations leaders have promised support for the war announced by ...

To Bridge Language Barrier Between Immigrant Generations, This Somali-American Is Making A Film - WBUR

Somali news ticker - Tue, 2017-11-21 10:13

WBUR

To Bridge Language Barrier Between Immigrant Generations, This Somali-American Is Making A Film
WBUR
One of the trainees is 25-year-old Abdirahman Abdi, who emigrated from Somalia a decade ago. "I didn't know the ... The film Abdi is making explores the chasm between Somali immigrants who hold on to their language and their children who assimilate.

China contributes US$2 million toward UNICEF's humanitarian response in Somalia - Reliefweb

Somali news ticker - Tue, 2017-11-21 08:28

China contributes US$2 million toward UNICEF's humanitarian response in Somalia
Reliefweb
“Through UNICEF, we hope to reach the affected populations, especially those in remote places, with lifesaving services,” said the Chinese Ambassador to Somalia, Qin Jian. “We are committed to supporting the humanitarian response led by the Somali ...

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Mixed Migration in East Africa and Yemen | 4Mi Survey Snapshot, Phase 2 | October 2017 - ReliefWeb

East Africa news ticker - Tue, 2017-11-21 07:57

ReliefWeb

Mixed Migration in East Africa and Yemen | 4Mi Survey Snapshot, Phase 2 | October 2017
ReliefWeb
The Regional Mixed Migration Secretariat (RMMS) launched the Mixed Migration Monitoring Mechanism Initiative (4Mi) in 2014. This innovative tool aims to address the need for better data in a context where irregular movements are changing rapidly and ...

Somaliland: Natiijada Doorashada oo lagu dhawaaqayo - Garowe Online

Somali news ticker - Tue, 2017-11-21 06:54

Garowe Online

Somaliland: Natiijada Doorashada oo lagu dhawaaqayo
Garowe Online
HARGAYSA, Somaliland- Xarunta Guddiga Doorashooyinka Somaliland, waxaa ka socda qaban qaabada xafladda lagu shaacinayo natiijada doorashadii qabsoontay 13-kii bishan, xilli shalay uu qaadacay Xisbiga Wadani. Lama oga cidda guulaysan ...
Akhri:-Taariikhda Madaxweynaha Cusub Ee Maamulka Somaliland Muuse BiixiMareeg Media

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AUCIE establishes fund for financing geothermal energy projects in East Africa worth $140m - Daily News Egypt

East Africa news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 21:41

Daily News Egypt

AUCIE establishes fund for financing geothermal energy projects in East Africa worth $140m
Daily News Egypt
Sources from the African Union Commissioner for Infrastructure and Energy (AUCIE) revealed on Sunday plans to establish a fund to finance geothermal energy projects in East Africa for a number of countries in the region, worth $140m. The sources ...
New $140m fund to help geothermal projects off the ground in East AfricaThinkGeoEnergy

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Volunteers and loudspeakers: How a local response curbed ... - Devex - Devex

Somali news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 17:51

Devex

Volunteers and loudspeakers: How a local response curbed ... - Devex
Devex
Cholera treatment unit in Burao, Somaliland, which was at the heart of an outbreak in recent months. Photo by: Sara Jerving / Devex. Burao, SOMALILAND ...

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Somalia illegally surrendered citizen to Ethiopia - parliamentary ... - africanews

Somali news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 14:37

africanews

Somalia illegally surrendered citizen to Ethiopia - parliamentary ...
africanews
Somalia's parliament, the House of the People, says the government's formal handover of a Somali national to neighbouring Ethiopia was illegal.

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Kenya urges East Africa not to host S. Sudan rebels - Anadolu Agency

East Africa news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 13:30

Anadolu Agency

Kenya urges East Africa not to host S. Sudan rebels
Anadolu Agency
Kenya urges East Africa not to host S. Sudan rebels. Kenya will not be used as launching pad for subversive activity against S. Sudan government, says envoy to Juba. home > africa 20.11.2017 Ekip Cuba. Kenya urges East Africa not to host S. Sudan rebels.

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IOM CCCM Somalia Movement Trend Tracking: Baidoa, 3 - 9 November 2017 - ReliefWeb

Somali news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 10:42

ReliefWeb

IOM CCCM Somalia Movement Trend Tracking: Baidoa, 3 - 9 November 2017
ReliefWeb
This week there were 647 new arrivals through the Baidoa checkpoints – the most recorded in the past five weeks. As usual, most new arrivals cited food (60%), insecurity (31%), and health (8%) as their reasons for entry. - Regarding district of origin ...

East African defense experts meet in Uganda - Xinhua

East Africa news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 10:26

East African defense experts meet in Uganda
Xinhua
KAMPALA, Nov. 20 (Xinhua) -- Defense experts from the east African countries are meeting in Uganda to discuss ways of strengthening regional peace and security. A statement from Uganda's ministry of defense said the five-day meeting that starts on ...

Saving Somalia Through Debt Relief - Times of Oman

Somali news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 10:20

Saving Somalia Through Debt Relief
Times of Oman
Somalia needs humanitarian aid to stem its short-term suffering, but that cash will not break the country's deadly cycles of drought, hunger, and poverty. To do that, the IMF must forgive Somalia's crushing debt, just as it has for nearly every other ...

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East Africa: Regional Troops Begin Training in Eastern Sudan - AllAfrica.com

East Africa news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 09:00

AllAfrica.com

East Africa: Regional Troops Begin Training in Eastern Sudan
AllAfrica.com
Lt Col. Saeed, the head of maritime cell at East African Standby Force, speaks to the media in Kigali (file photo). By Mohammed Amin in Khartoum. The Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF) will Monday begin wide-ranging military exercises in Sudan ...

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East Africa: President Calls Upon Lawyers to Promote East African Integration - AllAfrica.com

East Africa news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 08:48

AllAfrica.com

East Africa: President Calls Upon Lawyers to Promote East African Integration
AllAfrica.com
The East African Law Society (EALS) is the regional Bar Association of East Africa formed in 1995 and incorporated in Tanzania. It has over 10,000 individual members and also has six national Bar Associations as members namely the Uganda Law Society, ...

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Somali graduates praise peace, harmony and good social development in Malaysia - New Straits Times Online

Somali news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 08:17

New Straits Times Online

Somali graduates praise peace, harmony and good social development in Malaysia
New Straits Times Online
Somali graduates Abbas Mohamad Mahdi , 28 (left), and Ahmed Derow Isak, 32, from Mogadishu, are determined to return home and work in their home country after completing both their Bachelor and Master degrees in Information Technology.

Somalia: Report: ONLF Rebel Leader Illegally Extradited to Ethiopia - AllAfrica.com

Somali news ticker - Mon, 2017-11-20 08:03

Somalia: Report: ONLF Rebel Leader Illegally Extradited to Ethiopia
AllAfrica.com
The controversial extradition of a prominent ONLF rebel leader to Ethiopia was illegal, a report by a Somali parliamentary commission said Saturday. Abdikarim Sheikh Muse, a top member of Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF), which is based in ...

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