Archive for October 2011

31 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Oct 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: African Union: Statement by the high representative of Somalia at China-Africa Think Tank forum MSF treats wounded after camp for displaced is hit by bombardment in Lower Juba Somali PM meets Kenyan officials Alleged Eritrean plane carrying arms for al Shabaab lands in Baidoa Bay region Iranian ship carrying aid docks at Mogadishu […]



31 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Oct 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Mogadishu business community thanks AMISOM AMISOM beats back extremist attack on Mogadishu Somali premier Abdiweli Gaas flies to Nairobi Kenya Kenyan jets bomb southern Somali town 12 killed Government optimistic of the outcome of Mogadishu’s security meeting Kenyan air raid ‘kills civilians’ in Somalia Gov’t soldiers in southern Somalia arrest over 20 Al […]



28 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Oct 28th, 2011 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: JSC meet in Mogadishu and address security of the capital Somali militant leaders said: We will take Kenyan property if their warplanes damage Kismayo seaport Foreign air strikes hit parts of Lower Jubba Galmudug arrests persons suspected of abducting foreigners in central Government rules out talks with Somalia ‘al Shabaab’ Somali rebel commander […]



28 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Oct 28th, 2011 | By | Category: Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali embassy in Kenya is to register its nationals Kenya tells UN Security Council Somalia approved its incursion Burundi reiterates commitment to help restore peace to Somalia Danes held hostage in Somalia regret sailing route Al Shabaab leader in Somalia calls for attacks against Kenya Somali Islamist militants rally against Kenya Is US […]



27 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Oct 27th, 2011 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Official: Al Shabaab leaders contact Kenyan government to negotiate Kenya has right to pursue al Shabaab: Somali PM 8 dead in rifle attack in Lafey area of Mandera Somali Police conduct security operations in Mogadishu Al Shabaab arrest 15 people in Baidoa for supporting the TFG Puntland arrests 13 al Shabaab suspects Kenya […]



27 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Oct 27th, 2011 | By | Category: Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Clarification Statement Pro-government demonstrations takes place in Mogadishu President Sharif insists on his verdict against Kenyan army in Somalia State Department confirms kidnapping of U.S. Citizen in Somalia Kenyan motives in Somalia predate recent abductions Somali government says no agreement on Kenyan troops Somali aid worker quizzed on Westerner kidnappings   PRESS RELEASE […]



26 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Oct 26th, 2011 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali PM stated that Kenya has the right to fight al Shabaab inside Somalia Turkey to assist in rebuilding the Somali National Army Somali Education Minister praises opening of Turkish school US denies involvement in Somalia military offensive Kenya appeals to world to back efforts to stabilize Somalia Three aid workers in Somalia […]



26 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Oct 26th, 2011 | By | Category: Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali Women Peace Day celebrated in Mogadishu MPs welcome Somali president’s statement against Kenyan intervention More air strikes as Somali PM calls for peace Gunmen abduct three aid workers in Somalia   SOMALI MEDIA Somali Women Peace Day celebrated in Mogadishu 25 Oct- Source: Radio Bar-kulan, Shabelle, Radio Mogadishu- 148 words A ceremony […]



25 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Oct 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Regional bloc condemns al Shabaab attacks on Kenya Somalia offers condolences to Turkey Al Shabaab arrest traders in Elasha Biyaha TFG forces showcased weapons seized from al Shabaab in Mogadishu US pledges $100 million in East Africa hunger aid Drone strikes hit al Shabaab key bases in Kismayo Kenyan official: We are astonished […]



25 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Oct 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali President Ahmed opposes Kenyan troop incursion TFG seize control of Busar Gedo region Deadly explosions hit Nairobi France calls on ‘al Shabaab’ to release body of kidnapped national France to help supply Kenyans fighting in Somalia   SOMALI MEDIA President Sharif talk of Kenya’s military actions in Somalia 24 Oct- Source: Radio […]