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Belgium accused of mishandling billions of dictator Gadaffi's assets

An investigation is underway into the billions of euros missing from Belgian banks that belonged to the late Libyan strongman Muammar Gaddafi.

Hussen claims Tories want to ‘militarize’ the border to stop flow of asylum seekers

Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says the Conservatives want to “militarize” the border with the United States in an attempt to stop the tens of thousands of asylum seekers who enter Canada between official points of entry – a charge the Tories deny.
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Hussen claims Tories want to ‘militarize’ the border to stop flow of asylum seekers

Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says the Conservatives want to “militarize” the border with the United States in an attempt to stop the tens of thousands of asylum seekers who enter Canada between official points of entry – a charge the Tories deny.

FBI arrests three men from Lansing, Michigan, for allegedly supporting ISIS

Three men from Lansing, Michigan, were arrested for allegedly supporting ISIS — with one of them taken into custody as he prepared to fly to Somalia, authorities said Tuesday.
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FBI arrests three men from Lansing, Michigan, for allegedly supporting ISIS

Three men from Lansing, Michigan, were arrested for allegedly supporting ISIS — with one of them taken into custody as he prepared to fly to Somalia, authorities said Tuesday.

Somalis turn a profit by transforming their scrap plastic

MOGADISHU (Reuters): As the rubbish built up on the rubble of Mogadishu’s wrecked streets, Ahmed Abdullah saw a business opportunity.
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Somalis turn a profit by transforming their scrap plastic

MOGADISHU (Reuters): As the rubbish built up on the rubble of Mogadishu’s wrecked streets, Ahmed Abdullah saw a business opportunity.

Ex-militant who recognized hotel attacker reveals brutal tactics of al-Shabaab terror group

He chose to join a terrorist group, fought for it, was blooded in atrocities, escaped and repented. Now he lives in well-founded fear for his life.
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Ex-militant who recognized hotel attacker reveals brutal tactics of al-Shabaab terror group

He chose to join a terrorist group, fought for it, was blooded in atrocities, escaped and repented. Now he lives in well-founded fear for his life.

Guns al-Shabaab used in Nairobi attack belong to Somali gov’t – Police

Startling revelations indicate that United Nations observation last November that Somali government arms were being transferred to rebel group has been found true, sources said Monday.
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Guns al-Shabaab used in Nairobi attack belong to Somali gov’t – Police

Startling revelations indicate that United Nations observation last November that Somali government arms were being transferred to rebel group has been found true, sources said Monday.

Taliban attack on Afghan security base kills over 100

KABUL (Reuters) - A Taliban attack in central Afghanistan on Monday killed scores of security personnel, officials said, with some estimates putting the death toll at more than 100, amid government silence about one of the most deadly insurgent attacks in mon
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Taliban attack on Afghan security base kills over 100

KABUL (Reuters) - A Taliban attack in central Afghanistan on Monday killed scores of security personnel, officials said, with some estimates putting the death toll at more than 100, amid government silence about one of the most deadly insurgent attacks in months.

$1.08 billion required to support 3.4 million Somalis with life-saving and livelihood assistance

MOGADISHU - The Federal Government of Somalia and aid agencies operating in the country have today launched the 2019 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) and called on donors to provide sufficient and early funding to sustain aid operations in Somalia in 2019.
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$1.08 billion required to support 3.4 million Somalis with life-saving and livelihood assistance

MOGADISHU - The Federal Government of Somalia and aid agencies operating in the country have today launched the 2019 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) and called on donors to provide sufficient and early funding to sustain aid operations in Somalia in 2019.

Roger Federer Knocked out by Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Roger Federer’s bid for a hat-trick of Australian Open titles was crushed on Sunday as Greek wunderkind Stefanos Tsitsipas rose up to floor the Swiss master and become his nation’s first Grand Slam quarter-finalist.
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Roger Federer Knocked out by Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Roger Federer’s bid for a hat-trick of Australian Open titles was crushed on Sunday as Greek wunderkind Stefanos Tsitsipas rose up to floor the Swiss master and become his nation’s first Grand Slam quarter-finalist.

Al Shabaab bride planned escape a day before attack, whereabouts unknown

The wife of a terrorist implicated in last Tuesday’s attack on dusitD2 hotel sent her luggage by courier to a town on the border between Kenya and Somalia.
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Al Shabaab bride planned escape a day before attack, whereabouts unknown

The wife of a terrorist implicated in last Tuesday’s attack on dusitD2 hotel sent her luggage by courier to a town on the border between Kenya and Somalia.

Sudan police confront protesters as Bashir rejects accusations

Sudanese police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters who tried to march on parliament Sunday, as President Omar al-Bashir insisted demonstrators who died in anti-government rallies were not killed by security forces.
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Sudan police confront protesters as Bashir rejects accusations

Sudanese police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters who tried to march on parliament Sunday, as President Omar al-Bashir insisted demonstrators who died in anti-government rallies were not killed by security forces.

Kidnapped Italian worker Silvia Romano not in Somalia: police

Police have refuted reports that Silvia Romano, the Italian volunteer abducted from Malindi, Kilifi County, on November 20, 2018 has been taken to Somalia.
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Kidnapped Italian worker Silvia Romano not in Somalia: police

Police have refuted reports that Silvia Romano, the Italian volunteer abducted from Malindi, Kilifi County, on November 20, 2018 has been taken to Somalia.

Dusit hotel suicide bomber linked to Garissa attack

With every new piece of information that has come to light about the perpetrators of the 14 Riverside Drive attacks, it has become clearer that the authorities knew about Mahir Khalid Riziki, the suicide bomber.
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Dusit hotel suicide bomber linked to Garissa attack

With every new piece of information that has come to light about the perpetrators of the 14 Riverside Drive attacks, it has become clearer that the authorities knew about Mahir Khalid Riziki, the suicide bomber.

Congo Court Declares Tshisekedi Elected President

The Ethiopian National Defense Force on Saturday confirmed an ambush by al-Shabab extremists on an Ethiopian peacekeeping convoy in neighboring Somalia and said Ethiopian forces are preparing a «massive offensive» in response.
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Congo Court Declares Tshisekedi Elected President

The Ethiopian National Defense Force on Saturday confirmed an ambush by al-Shabab extremists on an Ethiopian peacekeeping convoy in neighboring Somalia and said Ethiopian forces are preparing a «massive offensive» in response.

How to travel with two passports

We now live in the 21st century and given how easy it is to buy a ticket and jump on a plane, it should be no surprise to see the modern generation of young adults with two, three or even more citizenships. (Holiday romance, perhaps?)
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How to travel with two passports

We now live in the 21st century and given how easy it is to buy a ticket and jump on a plane, it should be no surprise to see the modern generation of young adults with two, three or even more citizenships. (Holiday romance, perhaps?)

Ethiopia Readies 'Massive Offensive' on Al-Shabab in Somalia

The Ethiopian National Defense Force on Saturday confirmed an ambush by al-Shabab extremists on an Ethiopian peacekeeping convoy in neighboring Somalia and said Ethiopian forces are preparing a «massive offensive» in response.
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Ethiopia Readies 'Massive Offensive' on Al-Shabab in Somalia

The Ethiopian National Defense Force on Saturday confirmed an ambush by al-Shabab extremists on an Ethiopian peacekeeping convoy in neighboring Somalia and said Ethiopian forces are preparing a «massive offensive» in response.

52 al-Shabab Extremists Killed in U.S. Airstrike in Somalia

(JOHANNESBURG) — The U.S. military on Saturday said it had carried out its deadliest airstrike in Somalia in months, killing 52 al-Shabab extremists after a “large group” mounted an attack on Somali forces.
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52 al-Shabab Extremists Killed in U.S. Airstrike in Somalia

(JOHANNESBURG) — The U.S. military on Saturday said it had carried out its deadliest airstrike in Somalia in months, killing 52 al-Shabab extremists after a “large group” mounted an attack on Somali forces.

USA: TSA Agents at Hector Working Without Pay are Served Lunch from Somali Community

FARGO, N.D. — TSA agents are working without pay during the government shutdown, but one group decided to serve them through a major act of kindness.
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USA: TSA Agents at Hector Working Without Pay are Served Lunch from Somali Community

FARGO, N.D. — TSA agents are working without pay during the government shutdown, but one group decided to serve them through a major act of kindness.

Senior al-Shabab fighter arrested after attack on Ethiopian troops in Somalia

MOGADISHU (Xinhua) -- A senior al-Shabab fighter was arrested during a security operation conducted in Somali capital Mogadishu on Friday evening, the authorities said Saturday.
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Senior al-Shabab fighter arrested after attack on Ethiopian troops in Somalia

MOGADISHU (Xinhua) -- A senior al-Shabab fighter was arrested during a security operation conducted in Somali capital Mogadishu on Friday evening, the authorities said Saturday.

73 al-Shabab militants killed in operation in southern Somalia: reports

Somali National Army (SNA) backed by the international partners on Saturday killed 73 al-Shabab militants and destroyed armored vehicles in southern Somalia, according to state news agency on Saturday.
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73 al-Shabab militants killed in operation in southern Somalia: reports

Somali National Army (SNA) backed by the international partners on Saturday killed 73 al-Shabab militants and destroyed armored vehicles in southern Somalia, according to state news agency on Saturday.

Turkish authorities want Interpol arrest warrant for NBA basketball star Enes Kanter

Prosecutors in Turkey have requested an Interpol Red Notice for Enes Kanter, a basketball player for the New York Knicks, on the grounds of being involved in a terrorist organization. Kanter denies the charges.
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Turkish authorities want Interpol arrest warrant for NBA basketball star Enes Kanter

Prosecutors in Turkey have requested an Interpol Red Notice for Enes Kanter, a basketball player for the New York Knicks, on the grounds of being involved in a terrorist organization. Kanter denies the charges.

Muslim community in Eastleigh marches against terrorism

The Somali community and Eastleigh Business Association have distanced themselves from terrorists who kill innocent people in the name of religion.
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Muslim community in Eastleigh marches against terrorism

The Somali community and Eastleigh Business Association have distanced themselves from terrorists who kill innocent people in the name of religion.

Canadian national, four Kenyans linked to dusitD2 terror attack detained for 30 days

A Canadian national and four Kenyans were arraigned on Friday with police suspecting that they are linked to the dusitD2 terror attack.
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Canadian national, four Kenyans linked to dusitD2 terror attack detained for 30 days

A Canadian national and four Kenyans were arraigned on Friday with police suspecting that they are linked to the dusitD2 terror attack.

Breaking: Canadian national among 5 ordered held as suspects in Nairobi hotel attack

Canadian national Guleid Abdihakim and four other people suspected of helping extremist gunmen stage a deadly attack in the Kenyan capital this week appeared in court on Friday as prosecutors investigated them for suspected terror offences.
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Breaking: Canadian national among 5 ordered held as suspects in Nairobi hotel attack

Canadian national Guleid Abdihakim and four other people suspected of helping extremist gunmen stage a deadly attack in the Kenyan capital this week appeared in court on Friday as prosecutors investigated them for suspected terror offences.

BDS-backer Ilhan Omar given seat on powerful House Foreign Affairs panel

Day after appearing to defend comment that Israel ‘hypnotized the world,’ Minnesota Democrat says she will use position to probe influence of foreign lobbies on Washington
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BDS-backer Ilhan Omar given seat on powerful House Foreign Affairs panel

Day after appearing to defend comment that Israel ‘hypnotized the world,’ Minnesota Democrat says she will use position to probe influence of foreign lobbies on Washington

Kenya received warnings of imminent al-Shabaab terror attack

Intelligence services in Kenya were warned that al-Shabaab was planning terrorist attacks on high-profile targets in the east African country around Christmas and the new year, western and regional security officials have said.
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Kenya received warnings of imminent al-Shabaab terror attack

Intelligence services in Kenya were warned that al-Shabaab was planning terrorist attacks on high-profile targets in the east African country around Christmas and the new year, western and regional security officials have said.

St. Paul city council picks interim member for Dan Bostrom seat

The St. Paul City Council will vote on a resolution next week to name Kassim Busuri as the interim council member representing Ward 6.
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St. Paul city council picks interim member for Dan Bostrom seat

The St. Paul City Council will vote on a resolution next week to name Kassim Busuri as the interim council member representing Ward 6.

Want to be Danish? You'd better shake hands

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Afghan-born Sakandar Khan, 30, was among the first nine new Danish citizens who shook hands with Denmark’s immigration minister under a new law that makes a handshake the final step in the naturalization process.
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Want to be Danish? You'd better shake hands

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Afghan-born Sakandar Khan, 30, was among the first nine new Danish citizens who shook hands with Denmark’s immigration minister under a new law that makes a handshake the final step in the naturalization process.

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