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Finnish Politician Calls Citizenship Awarded to Iraqis, Somalis 'Controversial'

Today, Finnish passports are issued to foreigners six times more often than in the 90s, and almost all new holders are dual citizens. This is more than in any given year since Finland's independence, a development the leader of the right-wing Finns Party find
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Finnish Politician Calls Citizenship Awarded to Iraqis, Somalis 'Controversial'

Today, Finnish passports are issued to foreigners six times more often than in the 90s, and almost all new holders are dual citizens. This is more than in any given year since Finland's independence, a development the leader of the right-wing Finns Party finds worrisome.

“Minnesota men” appeal their convictions

The three “Minnesota men” who were convicted after a three-week trial in federal court in Minneapolis appealed their convictions to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. I covered the trial every day on Power Line and following the co
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“Minnesota men” appeal their convictions

The three “Minnesota men” who were convicted after a three-week trial in federal court in Minneapolis appealed their convictions to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. I covered the trial every day on Power Line and following the convictions in the Weekly Standard article “‘Minnesota men’ on trial.”

Ookla Reveals Ranking of Best and Worst Airports for Getting Online

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ookla, the global leader in mobile and broadband network testing and analysis, today released their annual North American airport rankings that reveals the airports with the fastest free Wi-Fi.
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Ookla Reveals Ranking of Best and Worst Airports for Getting Online

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ookla, the global leader in mobile and broadband network testing and analysis, today released their annual North American airport rankings that reveals the airports with the fastest free Wi-Fi.

Somalia, Ethiopia to jointly invest in four seaports on the Red Sea

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somalia and Ethiopia announced they were jointly investing in four seaports to attract foreign investment to their two countries, the latest move in a tussle for access to ports along one of the world’s most strategic waterways.
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Somalia, Ethiopia to jointly invest in four seaports on the Red Sea

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somalia and Ethiopia announced they were jointly investing in four seaports to attract foreign investment to their two countries, the latest move in a tussle for access to ports along one of the world’s most strategic waterways.

UAE pledges 3 bln USD investment scheme to support Ethiopia's forex woes

Ethiopia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday signed a 3 billion U.S. dollars loan and investment agreement that would help ease Ethiopia's ongoing foreign currency shortage.
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UAE pledges 3 bln USD investment scheme to support Ethiopia's forex woes

Ethiopia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday signed a 3 billion U.S. dollars loan and investment agreement that would help ease Ethiopia's ongoing foreign currency shortage.

Saudi-UAE led forces 'capture' Yemen's Hudaida airport

Forces from a Saudi and Emirati led coalition have captured the airport in Yemen's port city of Hudaida, military officials announced on Twitter.
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Saudi-UAE led forces 'capture' Yemen's Hudaida airport

Forces from a Saudi and Emirati led coalition have captured the airport in Yemen's port city of Hudaida, military officials announced on Twitter.

Farmajo and Ethiopian PM agree to foster trade and security

The bilateral talks between President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali on Saturday focused on Trade and regional security.
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Farmajo and Ethiopian PM agree to foster trade and security

The bilateral talks between President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali on Saturday focused on Trade and regional security.

Samsung's Radical Galaxy Smartphone Costs $2,000

The Galaxy Note 9 has some significant upgrades, but it has lost its headline feature and will be an incremental update at best. The reason is that Samsung is working on something far more exciting and now we know it will also be far more expensive…
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Samsung's Radical Galaxy Smartphone Costs $2,000

The Galaxy Note 9 has some significant upgrades, but it has lost its headline feature and will be an incremental update at best. The reason is that Samsung is working on something far more exciting and now we know it will also be far more expensive…

World Cup Heartbreak for Egypt as Salah Sits and Team Falls

There were no words needed when the two strangers, one Russian, the other Egyptian, crossed paths on a downtown street here late Friday morning.
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World Cup Heartbreak for Egypt as Salah Sits and Team Falls

There were no words needed when the two strangers, one Russian, the other Egyptian, crossed paths on a downtown street here late Friday morning.

Somalia should stop hounding trade unions and endangering union leadership

Alarmed by the worsening human and trade union rights situation in Somalia, the Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights, Mr Pier Antonio Panzeri made the following statement:
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Somalia should stop hounding trade unions and endangering union leadership

Alarmed by the worsening human and trade union rights situation in Somalia, the Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights, Mr Pier Antonio Panzeri made the following statement:

MINNESOTA: Federal lawsuit alleges that Faribault targeted Somalis with housing restrictions

Concerns about an influx of immigrants in Faribault, Minn., prompted the city to pass a rental housing law aimed at driving Somalis and other black residents out of town, the American Civil Liberties Union argued in a lawsuit filed Wednesday.
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MINNESOTA: Federal lawsuit alleges that Faribault targeted Somalis with housing restrictions

Concerns about an influx of immigrants in Faribault, Minn., prompted the city to pass a rental housing law aimed at driving Somalis and other black residents out of town, the American Civil Liberties Union argued in a lawsuit filed Wednesday.

Is another Boko Haram or al-Shabaab erupting in Mozambique?

A sudden upsurge in brutal violence in northern Mozambique, including the beheadings of women and children, has sounded alarms that a violent jihadist movement like Boko Haram or al-Shabaab could be evolving. Since October last year, over 50 people have been
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Is another Boko Haram or al-Shabaab erupting in Mozambique?

A sudden upsurge in brutal violence in northern Mozambique, including the beheadings of women and children, has sounded alarms that a violent jihadist movement like Boko Haram or al-Shabaab could be evolving. Since October last year, over 50 people have been killed in about 20 attacks in Cabo Delgado province on the Tanzania border.

Eid al-Fitr: A healthy way to break the fast

(CNN) - For the world's 1.8 billion Muslims, Thursday and Friday mark the conclusion of Ramadan, a 30-day period that requires participants to abstain from eating and drinking between sunrise and sunset.
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Eid al-Fitr: A healthy way to break the fast

(CNN) - For the world's 1.8 billion Muslims, Thursday and Friday mark the conclusion of Ramadan, a 30-day period that requires participants to abstain from eating and drinking between sunrise and sunset.

UK warns against travel to Somalia

London (HOL) - The British government has issued a travel advisory on Thursday to its citizens to not travel to Somalia, including Somaliland except for the cities of Hargeisa and Berbera, to which the FCO only advised that citizens should travel only if it i
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UK warns against travel to Somalia

London (HOL) - The British government has issued a travel advisory on Thursday to its citizens to not travel to Somalia, including Somaliland except for the cities of Hargeisa and Berbera, to which the FCO only advised that citizens should travel only if it is “essential”.

UGANDA: Court to view exhibits in al-Shabaab terrorism trial

KAMPALA- Over 30 exhibits including a jacket suspected to be used in explosives have been lined up by the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) that will be used at the trial of eight Al-Shabaab suspects, who are facing charges of terrorism.
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UGANDA: Court to view exhibits in al-Shabaab terrorism trial

KAMPALA- Over 30 exhibits including a jacket suspected to be used in explosives have been lined up by the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) that will be used at the trial of eight Al-Shabaab suspects, who are facing charges of terrorism.

New Mpls parks commissioner ‘optimistic, hopeful, fearless’

As a result of the most recent round of elections, the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board received six fresh, progressive faces on its board of commissioners, including District 3 Commissioner Abdikadir “AK” Hassan.
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New Mpls parks commissioner ‘optimistic, hopeful, fearless’

As a result of the most recent round of elections, the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board received six fresh, progressive faces on its board of commissioners, including District 3 Commissioner Abdikadir “AK” Hassan.

Turkish Military in Qatar: Bonds of mutual trust

The political and military friendship between Qatar and Turkey dates back more than a century when Ottoman troops set foot on Qatari lands to protect them from the fierce claws of British colonization. Now 150 years later, Turkish troops are once again welcom
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Turkish Military in Qatar: Bonds of mutual trust

The political and military friendship between Qatar and Turkey dates back more than a century when Ottoman troops set foot on Qatari lands to protect them from the fierce claws of British colonization. Now 150 years later, Turkish troops are once again welcomed by the Qataris, who see them as a source of force for stability and security.

UAE Naval Vessel Attacked By Houthi Rebels Off Yemeni Coast During Amphibious Operation

etails remain very scarce, but what we do know is that a naval vessel belonging to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been successfully struck by Houthi Rebels.
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UAE Naval Vessel Attacked By Houthi Rebels Off Yemeni Coast During Amphibious Operation

etails remain very scarce, but what we do know is that a naval vessel belonging to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been successfully struck by Houthi Rebels.

Somaliland fishermen out of work after cyclone Sagar destroyed boats and cold stores

Around 3,500 fishermen in Somaliland have been put out of a living by the tropical cyclone Sagar that struck northern parts of Somalia on 18 May.
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Somaliland fishermen out of work after cyclone Sagar destroyed boats and cold stores

Around 3,500 fishermen in Somaliland have been put out of a living by the tropical cyclone Sagar that struck northern parts of Somalia on 18 May.

How Ethiopia's peace offer caught Eritrea's regime by surprise

On June 5, Ethiopia announced it would fully accept and implement the 2000 Algiers Peace Accord that ended its border war with Eritrea.
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How Ethiopia's peace offer caught Eritrea's regime by surprise

On June 5, Ethiopia announced it would fully accept and implement the 2000 Algiers Peace Accord that ended its border war with Eritrea.

Puntland president sacks Intelligence and Security chiefs

Garowe (HOL) - Puntland President, Abdiweli Ali Gaas has dismissed the state's Security and Intelligence chiefs just hours after the state issued a security alert over possible attacks in Garowe.
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Puntland president sacks Intelligence and Security chiefs

Garowe (HOL) - Puntland President, Abdiweli Ali Gaas has dismissed the state's Security and Intelligence chiefs just hours after the state issued a security alert over possible attacks in Garowe.

Abiy Ahmed pulls off an astonishing turnaround for Ethiopia

SIX MONTHS ago, Ethi­o­pia appeared trapped in a cycle of unrest, repression and more unrest. Stability in East Africa’s largest country, with a population of more than 100 million, appeared to be crumbling, while the once-booming economy was facing a deb
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Abiy Ahmed pulls off an astonishing turnaround for Ethiopia

SIX MONTHS ago, Ethi­o­pia appeared trapped in a cycle of unrest, repression and more unrest. Stability in East Africa’s largest country, with a population of more than 100 million, appeared to be crumbling, while the once-booming economy was facing a debt crisis. All of this was bad news for the United States, for which Ethi­o­pia has been a key ally in combating terrorism in nearby Somalia. So it’s more than worth cheering the rush of developments in Addis Ababa during the past few weeks, which signal an astonishing turnaround under a new and dynamic young leader.

Somalia, UN launch new policing structure to boost security

Somalia and the UN in collaboration with other international partners have unveiled a joint policing model to strengthen peace and security at national and regional levels.
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Somalia, UN launch new policing structure to boost security

Somalia and the UN in collaboration with other international partners have unveiled a joint policing model to strengthen peace and security at national and regional levels.

After My U.N. Office Was Attacked, Our Somali Colleagues Went Back to Work the Next Day

The blast wave thundered through the compound, ripping the expletive on my lips in two and cramming half of it back down my throat. The radio-room supervisor, Hassan Osman, and I stumbled to the balcony. In that cathedral-quiet moment between the detonation o
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After My U.N. Office Was Attacked, Our Somali Colleagues Went Back to Work the Next Day

The blast wave thundered through the compound, ripping the expletive on my lips in two and cramming half of it back down my throat. The radio-room supervisor, Hassan Osman, and I stumbled to the balcony. In that cathedral-quiet moment between the detonation of the car bomb and the staccato barrage of gunfire, we knew they were coming. Shabab militants were storming the compound, squeezing off bursts from the Kalashnikovs at their hips, leaping the gate’s smoking wreckage. It was June 19, 2013.

North Korean Leader Arrives Singapore for Historic Summit

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has arrived in Singapore for what is shaping up to be a historic summit with President Trump, the first meeting between the leaders of two countries that have been sworn enemies for almost seven decades.
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North Korean Leader Arrives Singapore for Historic Summit

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has arrived in Singapore for what is shaping up to be a historic summit with President Trump, the first meeting between the leaders of two countries that have been sworn enemies for almost seven decades.

Somali Refugee Abdi Nor Iftin: 'I Am Here To Make America Great'

What does it take to become an American? In 2015, This American Life told the story of a Somali refugee who was finally issued a visa to come and live in the United States. «This big smile was on my face. I've never had such a big smile,» Abdi No
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Somali Refugee Abdi Nor Iftin: 'I Am Here To Make America Great'

What does it take to become an American? In 2015, This American Life told the story of a Somali refugee who was finally issued a visa to come and live in the United States. «This big smile was on my face. I've never had such a big smile,» Abdi Nor Iftin said at the time.

Children at risk of death from heavy flooding in Somalia

GENEVA — The U.N. children's fund warns that heavy rains and flooding in Somalia are putting hundreds of thousands of children at high risk of disease and death.
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Children at risk of death from heavy flooding in Somalia

GENEVA — The U.N. children's fund warns that heavy rains and flooding in Somalia are putting hundreds of thousands of children at high risk of disease and death.

Somalia's al Shabaab claims attack in which US soldier died

Somalia's Islamist group al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for an attack in which a U.S. commando was killed and four others were wounded when they came under fire in the country.
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Somalia's al Shabaab claims attack in which US soldier died

Somalia's Islamist group al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for an attack in which a U.S. commando was killed and four others were wounded when they came under fire in the country.

US Embassy warns of 'imminent attacks' in Mozambique

(CNN) -- The US Embassy in Mozambique has warned of «imminent attacks» against government and commercial centers in a northern province of the Eastern African nation and urged US citizens to leave the area.
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US Embassy warns of 'imminent attacks' in Mozambique

(CNN) -- The US Embassy in Mozambique has warned of «imminent attacks» against government and commercial centers in a northern province of the Eastern African nation and urged US citizens to leave the area.

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