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September 19, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Prime Minister opens international meeting on Support to Somali National Army 18 Sept – Source: Office of the Prime Minister – 335 words His Excellency the Prime Minister of Somalia, Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, today opened an international meeting focussed on Support to the Somali National Army (SNA), at Lancaster House. A senior Somali delegation led […]

September 18, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Somali PM: In 2015, al Shabaab group will not control any territory in Somalia 17 Sept – Source:Radio Mogadishu/Goobjoog/SNTV/Universal TV – 193 words The Prime Minister of federal government of Somalia Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed taking meeting with Somali community in London explained the aim of his trip to UK. He stated that his main aim […]

September 17, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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President Mohamud opens reconciliation conference in Kismayo 16 Sept – Source: Radio Mogadishu/Bar-kulan/RBC – 94 words The president of the federal government of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud arrived in Kismayo, the center of Interim Jubba administration and the regional capital of Lower Jubba region. The president along with a delegation has received a warm welcome […]

September 16, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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UN, IGAD appeal for humanitarian aid for drought-hit Horn of Africa 15 Sept – English People/ Xinhua – 481 words The UN and East Africa’s regional bloc on Monday appealed to the international community to move swiftly and avert a looming humanitarian disaster in the Horn of Africa region. In a joint statement issued in Nairobi, UN […]

September 15, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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AMISOM destroys al Shabaab camps in Lower Jubba region 14 Sept – Source: Radio Mogadishu/RBC – 105 words The African Union Forces in Somalia AMISOM said its forces destroyed two al Shabaab camps in Lower Jubba region, southern Somalia during a Friday operation. Yesterday at around 0600 hours, AMISOM forces conducted several targeted in-depth operations around the […]

September 12, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Somali Parliament Speaker announces reconciliation conference 11 Sept- Source: Garowe Online/Radio Mogadishu/SNTV – 152 words Federal Parliament Speaker Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari on Thursday announced that a reconciliation conference would be held for southwest state communities amid deeply embedded political division. Speaking at a well organized event in Bay regional capital of Baidoa, Speaker jawari said the […]

September 11, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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UN delegation arrives in Kismayo for talks with IJA leaders 10 Sept – Source: Bar-kulan – 98 words A United Nations delegation led by UN Deputy Special Envoy to Somalia, Fatiha Serour has visited Kismayo, the administrative capital of Interim Jubba Administration. Serour is accompanied by other UN officials and are due to meet with […]

September 10, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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50 al Shabaab’s Amniyat members nabbed during past months, says Police Chief 09 Sept- Source: Radio Mogadishu/Radio RBC- 198 words Somalia’s Police Chief General Mohamed Hassan Ismail said that the country’s security forces nabbed 50 al Shabaab’s Amniyat members during the past two months in targeted swoop. General Ismail noted that the security forces were […]

September 9, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Suicide car bomb targets AMISOM convoy near Hawa Abdi locality 08 Sept – Source: Radio Goobjoog/Dalsan/Bar-kulan/Mustaqbal/Garowe Online – 89 words Heavy explosion that occurred near Hawa Abdi locality has killed at least 12 people and wounded dozens others. Witnesses told Radio Goobjoog FM a suicide bomber rammed a car full of explosives into an  AMISOM […]

September 8, 2014 | Morning Headlines.

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Somalia removes security chief, warns of al Shabaab retaliation 07 Sept – Source: Reuters – 287 words Somalia replaced its national security director on Sunday and put its army on alert for retaliation after the Islamist militant group al Shabaab confirmed its leader had been killed in a U.S. air strike. Al Shabaab vowed revenge on Saturday for the […]