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Military chiefs approve framework for exit of AU troops from Somalia

MOGADISHU (Xinhua) -- Military chiefs from eight African countries that contribute troops to Somalia have approved a strategic document that will guide security operations and the exit of African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).

Russia offers Turkey Su-35 fighter jets amid F-35 program expulsion

Russia is ready to sell its super-maneuverable Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets to Turkey, head of the Russian state conglomerate Rostec said Thursday.
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Russia offers Turkey Su-35 fighter jets amid F-35 program expulsion

Russia is ready to sell its super-maneuverable Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets to Turkey, head of the Russian state conglomerate Rostec said Thursday.

Ethiopian city braces for protests as activists promise to declare new region

HAWASSA, Ethiopia (Reuters) - Activists in Ethiopia were set to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group on Thursday in defiance of the central government, with some residents of the southern city of Hawassa worried that it could lead to violence.
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Ethiopian city braces for protests as activists promise to declare new region

HAWASSA, Ethiopia (Reuters) - Activists in Ethiopia were set to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group on Thursday in defiance of the central government, with some residents of the southern city of Hawassa worried that it could lead to violence.

Egypt’s Banque Misr eyes entering Djibouti market

Egypt’s second-largest state bank, Banque Misr plans to enter Djibouti’s banking market as it bets on continued overseas expansion, chairman Mohamed Mahmoud Eletreby said on Monday.
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Egypt’s Banque Misr eyes entering Djibouti market

Egypt’s second-largest state bank, Banque Misr plans to enter Djibouti’s banking market as it bets on continued overseas expansion, chairman Mohamed Mahmoud Eletreby said on Monday.

UPDF flags off over 1800 soldiers to Somalia

A total of 1,828 officers and men of UPDF comprising of UGABAG XXVIII and UNGU VI have on Wednesday 17 been flagged off to Somalia by Lt Gen Wilson Mbasu Mbadi, the Deputy Chief of Defence Forces, at Singo Peace Support Operation Centre in Nakaseke District.
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UPDF flags off over 1800 soldiers to Somalia

A total of 1,828 officers and men of UPDF comprising of UGABAG XXVIII and UNGU VI have on Wednesday 17 been flagged off to Somalia by Lt Gen Wilson Mbasu Mbadi, the Deputy Chief of Defence Forces, at Singo Peace Support Operation Centre in Nakaseke District.

AU urges Somalia to foster peace, reconciliation

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU) has called on Somali leaders to foster peace and reconciliation as part of efforts to development the country.
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AU urges Somalia to foster peace, reconciliation

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU) has called on Somali leaders to foster peace and reconciliation as part of efforts to development the country.

Crowd chants 'send her back' as Trump rails against Ilhan Omar

The crowd at a rally held by U.S. President Donald Trump in Greenville, N.C., broke into chants of “send her back” as the president railed against Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar Wednesday, days after he posted racist tweets about Omar and three of her fellow
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Crowd chants 'send her back' as Trump rails against Ilhan Omar

The crowd at a rally held by U.S. President Donald Trump in Greenville, N.C., broke into chants of “send her back” as the president railed against Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar Wednesday, days after he posted racist tweets about Omar and three of her fellow congresswomen.

Sudan’s military and protesters sign power-sharing deal, first step toward civilian rule

Sudan’s pro-democracy movement and the ruling military council signed a document early Wednesday that outlines a power-sharing deal, but the two sides are still at work on a more contentious constitutional agreement that would specify the division of powers
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Sudan’s military and protesters sign power-sharing deal, first step toward civilian rule

Sudan’s pro-democracy movement and the ruling military council signed a document early Wednesday that outlines a power-sharing deal, but the two sides are still at work on a more contentious constitutional agreement that would specify the division of powers.

Pres. Farmaajo’s Somaliland’s Policy is Clueless – Reactionary At Best

Given the magnitude of responsibility and challenges before our Somalia leaders, one would thought our leaders would be busy fostering and cultivating progressive politics beyond petty politics that only serves backward politics. Unfortunately,
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Pres. Farmaajo’s Somaliland’s Policy is Clueless – Reactionary At Best

Given the magnitude of responsibility and challenges before our Somalia leaders, one would thought our leaders would be busy fostering and cultivating progressive politics beyond petty politics that only serves backward politics. Unfortunately,

University of Windsor remembers Canadian-Somali journalist killed in terror attack

A prominent Canadian-Somali journalist who recently returned to the troubled African country to document and share positive stories about how her birth country is so much more than just war, famine and chaos was killed Friday in a terrorist attack on a hotel.
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University of Windsor remembers Canadian-Somali journalist killed in terror attack

A prominent Canadian-Somali journalist who recently returned to the troubled African country to document and share positive stories about how her birth country is so much more than just war, famine and chaos was killed Friday in a terrorist attack on a hotel.

US kicks Turkey out of F-35 fighter jet programme

The United States said on Wednesday that it was removing Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet programme, a move that had been long threatened and expected after Ankara began accepting delivery of an advanced Russian missile defence system last week.
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US kicks Turkey out of F-35 fighter jet programme

The United States said on Wednesday that it was removing Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet programme, a move that had been long threatened and expected after Ankara began accepting delivery of an advanced Russian missile defence system last week.

National Employment Forum concludes in Garowe

National Employment Forum which was attended by the Federal Ministry of Labour, Ministries of Labour of Federal Member States and Benadir Regional Administration was Wednesday concluded in Garowe, capital of Puntland State of Somalia.
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National Employment Forum concludes in Garowe

National Employment Forum which was attended by the Federal Ministry of Labour, Ministries of Labour of Federal Member States and Benadir Regional Administration was Wednesday concluded in Garowe, capital of Puntland State of Somalia.

Tanzania mourning a bright business mind killed in Kismayo

The killing of Mahad Abdullah Nur, the soft-spoken business executive, has robbed one of the successful business empires in Dar es Salaam city of its brightest minds.
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Tanzania mourning a bright business mind killed in Kismayo

The killing of Mahad Abdullah Nur, the soft-spoken business executive, has robbed one of the successful business empires in Dar es Salaam city of its brightest minds.

AU pledges to continue support for Somali National Security Forces

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 858th meeting, held on 16 July 2019, agreed on the following with regard to the situation in Somalia.
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AU pledges to continue support for Somali National Security Forces

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 858th meeting, held on 16 July 2019, agreed on the following with regard to the situation in Somalia.

Together, the United States and Somalia Can Achieve Peace and Prosperity for Somalis

With the recent celebration of the U.S. and Somalia independence days, we have occasion to reflect on the progress that our two countries have made together. The peace, stability
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Together, the United States and Somalia Can Achieve Peace and Prosperity for Somalis

With the recent celebration of the U.S. and Somalia independence days, we have occasion to reflect on the progress that our two countries have made together. The peace, stability

Senators call for crackdown on cocoa imports made with forced child labor

Cocoa products imported into the United States that rely on forced child labor should be stopped at the border, two U.S. senators wrote in a letter Tuesday to the Department of Homeland Security.
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Senators call for crackdown on cocoa imports made with forced child labor

Cocoa products imported into the United States that rely on forced child labor should be stopped at the border, two U.S. senators wrote in a letter Tuesday to the Department of Homeland Security.

Trump declines to criticise Turkey's Russia missile purchase

US President Donald Trump declined on Tuesday to criticise Turkey's acquisition of a Russian missile system opposed by the Pentagon and NATO, saying Ankara was forced into the move by his predecessor Barack Obama.
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Trump declines to criticise Turkey's Russia missile purchase

US President Donald Trump declined on Tuesday to criticise Turkey's acquisition of a Russian missile system opposed by the Pentagon and NATO, saying Ankara was forced into the move by his predecessor Barack Obama.

US bans Myanmar army chief over Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing'

The United States on Tuesday banned visits by Myanmar's army chief and three other top officers due to their role in the «ethnic cleansing» of the Rohingya minority, urging accountability for their brutal campaign.
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US bans Myanmar army chief over Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing'

The United States on Tuesday banned visits by Myanmar's army chief and three other top officers due to their role in the «ethnic cleansing» of the Rohingya minority, urging accountability for their brutal campaign.

UN calls for free and peaceful polls in Jubbaland state

UN envoy in Somalia on Monday called for a peaceful presidential election in the country's Southern regional State ahead of the poll in August.
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UN calls for free and peaceful polls in Jubbaland state

UN envoy in Somalia on Monday called for a peaceful presidential election in the country's Southern regional State ahead of the poll in August.

Trudeau slammed Trump's racist remarks to progressive Congresswomen: 'That is not how we do things in Canada'

Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau rebuked US President Donald Trump's racist remarks to freshmen members of Congress, saying it's «not how we do things in Canada.»
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Trudeau slammed Trump's racist remarks to progressive Congresswomen: 'That is not how we do things in Canada'

Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau rebuked US President Donald Trump's racist remarks to freshmen members of Congress, saying it's «not how we do things in Canada.»

Somalia to honour TV host killed by Al-Shabaab with annual award

The Somali government will roll out an annual award scheme in honour of Hodan Nalaye, a Somali-Canadian TV host who was killed late last week in the city of Kismayo in an Al-Shabaab attack.
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Somalia to honour TV host killed by Al-Shabaab with annual award

The Somali government will roll out an annual award scheme in honour of Hodan Nalaye, a Somali-Canadian TV host who was killed late last week in the city of Kismayo in an Al-Shabaab attack.

Meet three Somali-American women fighting for better work conditions at Amazon

For the three years Safiyo Mohamed has worked at the Amazon fulfillment center warehouse in Shakopee, Minn., she has felt the pressure to perform her duties as a robot would.
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Meet three Somali-American women fighting for better work conditions at Amazon

For the three years Safiyo Mohamed has worked at the Amazon fulfillment center warehouse in Shakopee, Minn., she has felt the pressure to perform her duties as a robot would.

Trump Falsely Accuses Ilhan Omar of Proclaiming ‘How Great Al Qaeda Is’

President Trump on Monday defended his tweets suggesting that four Democratic members of Congress “go back” to the countries they came from by assailing one, Representative Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, for what he said were remarks she had made about Al Qaeda
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Trump Falsely Accuses Ilhan Omar of Proclaiming ‘How Great Al Qaeda Is’

President Trump on Monday defended his tweets suggesting that four Democratic members of Congress “go back” to the countries they came from by assailing one, Representative Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, for what he said were remarks she had made about Al Qaeda.

Somaliland farmers lose everything to swarms of locusts

Swarms of locusts have stripped large tracts of farmland across 10 districts in Somaliland, leaving farmers without any crops left to harvest.
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Somaliland farmers lose everything to swarms of locusts

Swarms of locusts have stripped large tracts of farmland across 10 districts in Somaliland, leaving farmers without any crops left to harvest.

How Al Shabaab infiltrated Garissa University before attack

Failure to act on prior warnings about an impending infiltration and attack of Garissa University College by terrorists facilitated the 2015 raid by Al Shabaab.
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How Al Shabaab infiltrated Garissa University before attack

Failure to act on prior warnings about an impending infiltration and attack of Garissa University College by terrorists facilitated the 2015 raid by Al Shabaab.

Sparkle selects Djibouti data centre as Africa IP hub

Sparkle, the first international service provider in Italy and among the top ten global operators, announces it has moved its Djibouti Point of Presence (PoP) into the Djibouti Data Center (DDC) selecting it as Sparkle’s IP hub for its expansion to East an
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Sparkle selects Djibouti data centre as Africa IP hub

Sparkle, the first international service provider in Italy and among the top ten global operators, announces it has moved its Djibouti Point of Presence (PoP) into the Djibouti Data Center (DDC) selecting it as Sparkle’s IP hub for its expansion to East and South Africa.

Heroin-based nyaope grips South Africa

After helping an elderly woman load her bags into a mini-bus taxi at a busy intersection in Soweto, a scrawny and strung-out young man is rewarded with a few coins for his efforts.
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Heroin-based nyaope grips South Africa

After helping an elderly woman load her bags into a mini-bus taxi at a busy intersection in Soweto, a scrawny and strung-out young man is rewarded with a few coins for his efforts.

She Left Canada To Tell Somalia’s Untold Stories, Terrorists Took Her Life

Hodan Nalayeh, who was murdered Friday by terrorists in the Somali port city of Kismayo, was the best of us, and the best of a new kind of journalist.
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She Left Canada To Tell Somalia’s Untold Stories, Terrorists Took Her Life

Hodan Nalayeh, who was murdered Friday by terrorists in the Somali port city of Kismayo, was the best of us, and the best of a new kind of journalist.

5.0-magnitude quake hits 171 km NNW of Bereeda, Somalia: USGS

NEW YORK, July 14 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 jolted 171 km north-northwest of Bereeda, Somalia at 19:12:24 GMT Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
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5.0-magnitude quake hits 171 km NNW of Bereeda, Somalia: USGS

NEW YORK, July 14 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 jolted 171 km north-northwest of Bereeda, Somalia at 19:12:24 GMT Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

At least 50 people dead as floods and landslides hit Nepal

Floods and landslides caused by torrential monsoon rains have killed at least 50 people across Nepal while dozens more are missing, officials said Sunday.
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At least 50 people dead as floods and landslides hit Nepal

Floods and landslides caused by torrential monsoon rains have killed at least 50 people across Nepal while dozens more are missing, officials said Sunday.

EU is committed to prosperous future for Somalia

The European Union Delegation issues the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Somalia as well as the EU Special Representative for the Horn of Africa and to condemn the terrorist attack that took place on 12 July in the city of Kis
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EU is committed to prosperous future for Somalia

The European Union Delegation issues the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Somalia as well as the EU Special Representative for the Horn of Africa and to condemn the terrorist attack that took place on 12 July in the city of Kismayo.

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