• alt="Image of the day" width="240" />President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo, Somaliland’s UCID party leader Faisal Ali Warabe and leader of Khatumo state, Ali Khalif Galaydh, during the recent Somali Partnership Forum in  Brussels, Belgium. Photo: @HarunMaruf

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />Bakarole, a small village just north of Mogadishu. In one of the aerial photos, AMISOM troops can be seen interacting with villagers. Photo: @HarunMaruf

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo Address gathering on women, peace and security in Somalia at the side events in the ongoing Somali Partnership Forum. Photo: UNWomen

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />Somali Partnership Forum officially kicks off in Brussels, Belgium. Photo: @Engyarisow

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire chairs the weekly Cabinet meeting in Mogadishu, yesterday.. Photo: Dhacdo.com

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />Somali Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Amb. Ahmed Isse Awad during a meeting with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Beijing. Photo: @MofaSomalia

  • Image of the day" width="240" />Somalia President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo during a meeting with former President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud in Ankara Turkey. Photo: @M_Farmaajo

July 19, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somali President Meets With Somaliland Officials In Brussels (Shabelle Media)
  • Two Al-Shabaab Fighters Killed In Qoryooley Town After Gun Battle With SNA (Halbeeg News)
  • Al-Shabaab Kidnap Elderly Men From Gedo Region (Hiiraan Online)
  • Qatar Calls For Radical Solutions To Somalia’s Crisis (The Peninsula)
  • UAE Reiterates Commitment To Somalia’s Unity Security And Stability (Emirates News Agency)
  • Ali Haji Warsame: An Interview (Wardheere News)

July 19, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • EU Provides €200 Million Support To Strengthen Somalia’s Stabilization Process (Halbeeg News)
  • Constitutional Affairs Minister Announces Plans For The Commencement Of Voter Registration (Radio Kulmiye)
  • Parliament Speaker Receives Qatari Envoy For Somalia (SONNA)
  • Uganda Dispatches More UPDF Troops To Somalia (PML Daily)
  • Trump Administration To Rule On Special Immigration Status For Somalis (Star Tribune)
July 19, 2018 | Morning Headlines

July 18, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Hundreds Of Locals Flee Their Homes In Middle Shabelle After Al-Shabaab Starts Massive Child Recruitment (Halbeeg News)
  • Several Countries Pledge To Invest In Somalia (Goobjoog News)
  • Southwest Authorities Caution Politicians Critical Of The Administration And President (Radio Dalsan)
  • Somalia Is Opening A ‘New Chapter Of Its History’ Declares UN Political Affairs Chief As Forum Ends With Renewed Commitments (UN News)
  • Ambassador Al-Budaiwi: Kuwait To Host Donor’s Conference To Promote Education In Somalia (Kuwait)
  • Are Somaliland Puntland Ready For War Over Land? (The East African)

July 18, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Local Authorities In Hiiraan Region Form Forces To Stabilise Beledweyne Town (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali Partnership Forum Calls For Passage Of Electoral Law Ahead Of 2020 Election (Halbeeg News)
  • Government Requests Religious Scholars To Join The Fight Against Al-Shabaab (Hiiraan Online)
  • International Community Strengthens Support For Somalia’s Plans For Stability And Development (EU)
  • Q&A: Somalia Charts Security Transition (Africa Center for Strategic Study)
July 18, 2018 | Morning Headlines

July 17, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Brussels Conference Doesn’t Concern Us Somaliland President (Jowhar.com)
  • Kenya Deploys Hundreds Of Security Forces Along Its Border With Somalia (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali Government Unveils New Currency Printing Timelines (Radio Dalsan)
  • Convictions Upheld For Women Who Raised Money For Al-Shabaab (Daily Mail)
  • At Partnership Forum UN Officials Highlights Need For Continued Support For Somalia (UN News)
  • Edmonton Man Leaves High-paying Job To Build School In His Home Country Of Somalia (The Star Edmonton)

July 17, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Jubbaland Deputy President Pays Visit To Military Bases Outside Kismayo (Halbeeg News)
  • Four Political Parties Issue Statement On Country’s Political Situation Ahead Of Brussels Conference (Jowhar)
  • Somali Forces Allegedly Killed Civilians Outside Mogadishu (Shabelle Media)
  • Somali Partnership Forum Opens In Brussels (The East African)
  • Gen Muhoozi Sets Strict Guidelines For New Battle Group To Somalia (Chimp Reports)
  • Al-Shabaab: Who Are The East African Jihadi Group And What Are Their Goals? (Independent)
July 17, 2018 | Morning Headlines

July 16, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Partnership Forum Conference Opens In Brussels (Shabelle Media)
  • Engage Al-Shabaab In Dialogue Somali Government Told (Jowhar.com)
  • Somaliland Farmers Distressed By Insects Destroying Crops In Salahley (Radio Ergo)
  • Senior Somali Commander of terror group Killed in Syria (Fars News)
  • Aisha Mohamed Warsame: A Passionate Advocate For Vocational Training (UNSOM)

July 16, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Southwest State Forces Rescue Ten Abducted Locals From Al-Shabaab (Halbeeg News)
  • Farmaajo In Brussels For International Summit On Somalia (Garowe Online)
  • Southwest Official Survives Assassination Attempt (Halbeeg News)
  • AU Set To Launch Road Safety Sensitization Campaign In Somalia (Xinhua)
  • Six Dead After Attackers Target Somalia´s Presidential Palace (Prensa Latina)
  • Mustaf Yusuf Ibrahim: Vocational Training Changed My Life (UNSOM)
July 16, 2018 | Morning Headlines

July 13, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Kenya Denies Troops Involved In Sugar Charcoal Trade In Somali (The Star)
  • We Will Not Allow Government Soldiers To Harm Civilians– Gen. Gorod (Radio Kulmiye)
  • Jubbaland Authorities Give Cash To Al-Shabaab Defector In Kismayo (Halbeeg News)
  • First Sentence Under New Law Over Genital Mutilation (Swiss.info)
  • Police Repulse Suspected Al-Shabaab Attackers In Mandera (Daily Nation)
  • Cash Aid Helps Rebuild Lives In Somaliland (NRC)

July 13, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Two Al-Shabaab Fighters Surrender To SNA And Jubbaland Forces In Kismayo (Halbeeg News)
  • Southwest Army Claims Key Victory Over Al-Shabaab In Bay Region (Shabelle Media)
  • Unknown Fighter Jets Carry Out Airstrikes In Middle Jubba Region (Halbeeg News)
  • Kenya Calls For Commitment To Eradicate Piracy Off Coast Of Somalia (Xinhua)
  • AMISOM Trains Southwest State Police On Handling Public Order Crimes (AMISOM)
  • Why I am In London “To Bring The Noise” From Somaliland (ActionAid UK)
July 13, 2018 | Morning Headlines