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July 30, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Somalia: Security agencies thwart car laden with explosives in Lido beach 29 Jul – Source: Radio Mogadishu/Bar-kulan/Goobjoog – 119 words Somali Security Agencies have on Tuesday put a stop to a car laden with explosives in Liido beach of Mogadishu a time when hundreds of people were enjoying themselves. Mohamed Yussuf Osman, the Spokesman for the Ministry […]

July 29, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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AMISOM captures al Shabaab weapons 28 Jul – Source: Somali Current – 478 words AMISOM troops together with the Somali National Army have captured an assortment of weapons and ammunition from al Shabaab suspects in the capital Mogadishu. These were seized at the Asuman Atto Garage in Mogadishu town during a cordon and search operation […]

July 25, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Hundreds arrested in security swoop in Somali capital 24 Jul – Source: Hiiraan Online – 89 words Hundreds of people mostly youths have been arrested in security search operations jointly conducted by Somali government forces and African Union peacekeepers in areas in the Hodan district south of Mogadishu on Thursday. The operations began in the early […]

July 24, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Renowned female artist and MP Saado Ali Warsame shot dead in Mogadishu 23 Jul – Source: Radio Mogadishu/RBC/Kulmiye/Somali Channel TV/SNTV – 175 words Unidentified gunmen have today shot and killed renowned Somali artist Saado Ali Warsame near her hotel in Mogadishu around 12.00 pm local time, colleagues and family members said. Mrs Warsame was shot and killed […]

July 23, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Kenya warplanes target Al Shabaab hideouts again 22 Jul – Source: Garowe Online/Shabelle – 112 words Two Kenyan warplanes pummeled al Shabaab hideouts near Middle Jubba regional district of Jilib of southern Somalia on Tuesday, Garowe Online reports. Fighter jets flying at low range struck pre-planned targets situated a few meters away from former Fanoole Irrigation […]

July 22, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Puntland Parliament passes new media bill 21 Jul – Source: Radio Bar-kulan/Somali Channel TV/RBC/Garowe Online – 151 words The parliament of Somalia’s semi-autonomous state of Puntland on Monday passed Puntland Media Bill which was proposed by the regional administration’s Ministry of Information. Puntland Parliament Speaker Said Hassan Shire announced the outcome of the parliament debate saying 32 […]

July 21, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Somalia facing disaster three years after devastating famine 20 Jul – Source: Yahoo News/ AFP – 104 words Three years after famine in Somalia killed a quarter of a million people in six months, aid agencies warned Sunday a new catastrophe is looming unless urgent aid arrives. A joint statement issued by a group of charities and […]

July 18, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Somali Prime Minister announces an initial $500,000 in drought emergency funds 17 Jul – Source: Office of the Prime Minister – 227 words The Humanitarian situation in the country has dominated the debate of today’s Council of Ministers meeting. Under the leadership of H.E. Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, Prime Minister of the Federal Government of Somalia, […]

July 17, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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AMISOM claims to have foiled al Shabaab attacks in Mogadishu 16 Jul – Source: Bar-kulan/Radio Goobjoog – 111 words Officials of the African Union Mission in Somalia have given more details regarding recent security operations carried out by AMISOM and Somali forces in a bid to heighten the security of the Somali capital, Mogadishu. The […]

July 16, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Security forces foil suicide car bomb in Mogadishu 15 Jul – Source: Radio Mogadishu/SNTV/RBC – 115 words Somali security forces on Tuesday have foiled a suicide car bomb attempted to target Mogadishu’s Aden Abdulle Airport, according to a spokesman for the security forces Colonel Qasim Ahmed. Heavily planned operation mounted by the joint security forces of Somali […]