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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo meets with Yoweri Museveni in Kampala, Uganda to discuss anticipated military operation against Al-shabaab. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    First ever televised debate held for Somaliland presidential candidates. Photo: @Mohedhazzan

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    UN flag returned to half-staff today in honor of fallen UNDP staff Faiza Mohamed Sheikh who was killed in Saturday's Mogadishu attack. Photo: @JustinTBrady

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    UNDP Somalia officials donated VHF radios to Aamin Ambulance to help them carry out their work easily. Photo: Goobjoog News

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    His Excellency President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo welcomes a delegation of doctors from Djibouti led by their health minister Jamaac Elmi Cokane to help the victims of Saturdays terror attack in Mogadishu. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    Somali President His Excellency Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo receive calls from families looking for missing loved ones at the call center set up to connect families trace missing persons. Source: @gurmadka252

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheyre with Speaker of the House Mohamed Osman Jawaari and other government officials at the National Flag celebration event in Mogadishu last night. Photo: @SomaliPM

February 2, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Ethiopian troops kill civilians in Beledweyne 01 Feb – Source: Radio Bar-kulan – 100 words Four people were killed and two others were injured when Ethiopian troops in Beledweyne town opened fire on civilians at a bridge in the city, reports say. The troops opened the fire after an explosion presumably targeting one of their […]

February 2, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

February 1, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Potential suicide bomber seized by security officials at Mogadishu’s airport 31 Jan – Source: Radio Mogadishu, SONNA – 251 words Somali National Security Agency has on Tuesday publicly displayed a would-be suicide bomber in the capital Mogadishu after arresting him in one of the government manned districts of the capital. 20 year old Ismail Ahmed Yusuf […]

February 1, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Febuary 1, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Suicide bomber kills two in central Somalia: official 31 Jan – Source: AFP/Washington Post – 368 words At least two people were killed Tuesday when a suicide bomber attacked the home of a senior militia commander in the central Somali town of Galkayo, a security official said. “A man wearing an explosive vest blew himself […]

Febuary 1, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 31, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Fighting breaks out in Mogadishu’s Jazeera area 31 Jan – Source: Radio Kulmiye, Risaala – 107 words Heavy fighting broke out in Jazeera district, west of Mogadishu after hundreds of al Shabaab militia raided in a military bases for the government troops and African Union peacekeepers. At least three people were reportedly wounded in the […]

January 31, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 30, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Somali PM meets community members in Italy 30 Jan – Source: Radio Bar-kulan- 120 words Somalia’s PM Abdiweli Mohamed Ali on Sunday met Somali community members in Italy. The PM, who is in Rome for an official trip, held talks with community members at the Somali embassy in Rome, briefing them on the current political […]

January 30, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 30, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Somali PM meets community members in Italy 30 Jan – Source: Radio Bar-kulan- 120 words Somalia’s PM Abdiweli Mohamed Ali on Sunday met Somali community members in Italy. The PM, who is in Rome for an official trip, held talks with community members at the Somali embassy in Rome, briefing them on the current political […]

January 30, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 30, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

4 suspects arrested over death of Shebelle director 30 Jan – Source: Radio Mogadishu, Radio RBC, SONNA, Bariga Afrika – 131 words TFG authorities have today arrested four men accused of being behind the brutal killings of the late Shabelle Media House director Hassan Osman alias Fantastic. The four men were apprehended by the area […]

January 30, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 29, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Shabelle Media director assassinated in Somali capital Mogadishu 28 Jan – Source: Shabelle, Bar-kulan, Hiiraan Online – 86 words Unidentified masked gunmen have assassinated the director of the independent Shabelle Media director Hassan Osman Abdi (Fantastic) this evening at his home in Mogadishu’s Wadajir district. Reports say that two men with pistols shot dead director […]

January 29, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 27, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

US concern about report of American kidnapped in Somalia 27 Jan – Source: AFP – 255 words The United States said it is trying to obtain more information about an American who was recently reported kidnapped in lawless Somalia. The case is separate from the one in which US commandos swooped into Somalia Wednesday and […]

January 27, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 26, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Letter from the UN Special Representative for Somalia to the Somali People 26 Jan – Source: UNPOS – 821 words As-Salaamu Alaikum, Dear friends, I am thrilled to be writing to you all from my new office here in Mogadishu. As you may have heard, on Tuesday I moved to Somalia from Nairobi along with […]

January 26, 2012 | Morning Headlines.