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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

UN applaud joint troops for Sabiid town seizure

SOMALIA---UN has commended AMISOM troops and Somali Soldiers for taking over Sabiid town which was initially manned by Al-Shabaab militants. Sabiid town which is located... More

Kenya echoes Support for Somalia and AMISOM

NAIROBI---Kenya has echoed support for the Somali government and The African Union Mission in Somalia that aims to keep the horn-country stable security-wise. The Kenyan... More

Two people killed in Hargeisa inferno

HARGEISA---Two people were killed by an inferno that broke out in Somaliland capital, Hargeisa. The fire razed houses at the outskirts of the capital... More

UN connection with AL-Shabaab unveiled by Kenyan Ambassador

Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary, Mr. Machria Kamau revealed that the United Nations has links with the fierce militants, Al-Shabaab. Standard Digital reported. Amb. Macharia Kamau... More

Somali forces took over locations in Lower Shabelle

SOMALIA---Somali defense force has taken over Sabiib location in Lower Shabelle. The area is positioned at the outskirts of Afgoye district and located forty... More

US ambassador met Puntland leaders in Bossaso

US ambassador to Somalia Donald Yamamoto has met Puntland President Said Abdullahi Deni and other leaders at the state’s capital, Bossaso yesterday. According to a... More

Death of Taxi driver sprang riots in Mogadishu

SOMALIA---Somali capital city was in smoke today after the killing of an auto rickshaw diver yesterday. Fellow Taxi drivers have gone to the streets... More

Somali Federal Government requests more funds from Arab allies

BEIRUT---The Somali government has requested more funds from Arab nations that supported the horn country. An Egyptian media outlet known as Al-Masry Al-yoom reported... More

BREAKING: AMISOM troops hit at Mogadishu outskirt

AMISOM troops were attacked at Somali capital's outskirt this evening. A massive explosion was heard and reported by residents near the area where the... More

Mogadishu mayor declares a huge operation

MOGADISHU---Mogadishu mayor, Abdirahman Omar Osman stated that the city will experience a historic operation henceforth. The operation eyes to counter the worsening security state... More

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