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Somali Radio Journalist Shot Dead in Mogadishu.

0 Wednesday September 28, 2016 - 09:23:23
Somali radio journalist Abdi Aziz Ali Haji has been shot dead in Mogadishu.

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SOMALIA: At UN leader's debate, Somalia calls for unity to address global challenges.

0 Sunday September 25, 2016 - 01:42:34
Speaking at the general debate of the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Somalia underscored that no one nation, no matter how big or powerful, can address global climate change, terrorism, poverty or mass population displacement on its own.

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omalia wins first round maritime case against Kenya

0 Saturday September 24, 2016 - 12:46:57
(Kenya Today)Somalia's Attorney General Ahmed Dahir put up a spirited case at the International Court of Justice against Kenya's attempts to discredit a border row case it has petitioned the court to resolve.

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SOMALIA: President Mohamud commends UK PM for raising the plight of Somalia at the UNGA.

0 Friday September 23, 2016 - 01:40:57
HE Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia has expressed his thankfulness to Her Excellency Theresa May, the Prime Minister of the UK for raising the plight of Somalia and galvanizing international efforts towards Somalia at the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly…

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Aleppo hit by worst strikes for months as Putin, Assad ignore U.S. plea

0 Thursday September 22, 2016 - 12:49:15
Warplanes mounted the heaviest air strikes in months against rebel-held districts of the city of Aleppo overnight, as Russia and the Syrian government spurned a U.S. plea to halt flights, burying any hope for the revival of a doomed ceasefire.

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audi-led coalition air strike kills at least six in Yemen: residents.

0 Wednesday September 21, 2016 - 11:51:18
At least 6 civilians were killed on Wednesday when a Saudi-led coalition air strike hit a house in western Yemen, residents and medics said.

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omalia slams Kenya for dragging out maritime border row

0 Tuesday September 20, 2016 - 11:53:53
(AFP)Somalia accused Kenya on Tuesday of unnecessarily prolonging a battle over lucrative Indian Ocean oil and gas reserves, saying "both impoverished nations" had an interest in swiftly resolving the dispute.

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UN court starts hearing Kenya-Somalia sea border dispute

0 Monday September 19, 2016 - 10:55:29
(The East African) A maritime border case between Kenya and Somalia begins Monday at the International Court of Justice in The Hague in what could define the ownership of an area with oil and gas potential.

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Direct Flights From Somalia To Nairobi in two months time

0 Thursday September 15, 2016 - 02:02:57
Flights from Somalia will fly directly to Nairobi cutting off the stop over at Wajir starting December this year, both countries announced yesterday. Addressing a media briefing after the IGAD Summit in Mogadishu on Tuesday, Kenya's Foreign Affairs Minister Amina Mohamed said the Presidents of both…

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IGAD summit to kick off in Mogadishu

0 Tuesday September 13, 2016 - 03:07:31
Heads of State and Government from the Intergovernmental Authority (IGAD) are expected to hold their summit in the Somali capital, Mogadishu for the first time since the regional body was established in 1986.

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Ambassador Madeira welcomes the arrival of IGAD Heads of State for the first summit in Somalia

0 Tuesday September 13, 2016 - 01:05:15
The Special Representative of the African Union Commission Chairperson (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira, has welcomed the arrival in Mogadishu, of the Heads of State and Government of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) member states, for their first ever summit…

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Somalia khat ban angers growers, traders and users.

0 Thursday September 08, 2016 - 12:08:49
A man walks among the empty spaces for stalls in the Miraa market in Mogadishu, on Wednesday, following an import ban on miraa, also known as khat, annouced by the Somalian government earlier in the week (AFP photo)

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DP World to Manage Somaliland Port of Berbera

0 Monday September 05, 2016 - 12:10:32
Dubai-based ports operator DP World on Monday said it has won a concession to manage and develop a port at Berbera in Somaliland, adding to a global portfolio of more than 75 terminals.

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2016: Agreement Between the Federal Government of Somalia and the Government of Puntland State of Somalia.

1 Monday April 04, 2016 - 13:26:15
M of Somalia Omar Abdirashid and Puntland President Abdiweli Gaas Preamble:

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Somali, AU troops recapture key town from al-Shabaab in Southern Somalia.

0 Monday April 04, 2016 - 12:24:34
Somali government forces with the African Union troops captured on Monday the key town of Janale in Southern Somalia from the extremist group al-Shabab after several days of clashes, residents and Officials confirmed.

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Somalia: Former Puntland President declares 2016 presidential bid.

0 Monday April 04, 2016 - 11:21:36
Former Puntland President Abdirahman Mohamed Farole declared Monday he would run for Somalia presidential seat later this year, finally ending speculation on his next move following his loss in the 2014 Puntland elections.

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Somalia - A land of many uncertainties, opportunities & broken dreams.

0 Saturday March 26, 2016 - 20:00:12
Children writing their goodbyes to 2015 in the sand at Jaseera beach, a few km's south of Mogadishu, optimistically welcoming in 2016 on New Year's Day.

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Refugee decamp: Family living in £2m mansion funded by taxpayer move to new pad worth £1.3m just a mile away.

0 Wednesday February 17, 2016 - 14:28:59
A FAMILY of refugees have downsized from a £2million taxpayer-funded mansion — to a million pound semi-detached home owned by the local council just a mile away.

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World Bandy Championship ends, crowds pleased with Somalia team performance.

0 Tuesday February 16, 2016 - 23:15:40
The 2016 World Bandy Championship has been concluded in the Russian city of Ulyanovsk, with the host country winning the competition participated by 18 countries.

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