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    First Somali Female Pilot Marwo Asli returns to Somalia after two decades in exile. PHOTO: Dalsoor News

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    Outgoing Swedish Ambassador to Somalia, Mikael Lindvall receives farewell gift from President Farmajo. PHOTO: @engyarisow

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    Somalia’s Ambassador designate to the UK, Abdirahman Aynte takes part in a webchat held at the United States Institute of Peace (USIP). Photo: @Aynte

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    Puntland President, Abdiweli Mohamed hands over a certificate to a soldier who took part in a training held in Puntland

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    President Farmajo with Upper House Speaker Abdi Hashi Abdullahi and Mohamed Sheikh Osman (Jawari), Speaker of Lower House during the opening of the 2nd session of Parliament. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheyre lays down the foundation stones for new government offices in Kismayo city. Photo: Radio Dalsan

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    Hassan Ali Kheyre presides over the weekly Cabinet meeting held in Kismaayo. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

05 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali Government condemns a suicide bombing in Mogadishu AMISOM condemns cowardly attack in Mogadishu US condemns car bombing in Somalia UNPOS condemns Mogadishu killings Islamic militants launch their deadliest bombing in Somalia’s capital killing dozens Somali truck bomb: students among scores killed in blast U.N.: ‘scores’ dead in Somalia bombing   PRESS STATEMENT […]

05 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

04 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: At least 65 dead in Mogadishu blast: ambulance service President Sharif visited different districts of Mogadishu Somali parliament still discusses nation’s territorial waters Ahlu Sunna says 20 al Shabaab fighters killed in central Somalia Seven arrested along Kenya-Somalia border   SOMALI MEDIA 65 killed after explosives-laden car went off in Mogadishu 04 Oct […]

04 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

04 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Bakaara market to be reopened Benadir administration is to tax businessmen Somali Parliament committee: warn government against long time detention without trail CAN International Distributes Dry food to IDPs in Mogadishu Demo against corruption in scholarships held in central Somalia Officials from TFG AMISOM in central Somalia Somalia’s military court warns against people […]

04 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

03 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: President Sharif says fight against al Qaeda to be doubled Somali Government condemns extremists’ ban on telecom and money transfer companies The African Union Mission in Somalia Awards Medals to Ugandan Police Contingent in Mogadishu Kenya sends mediators to Somalia to get Frenchwoman released TFG MP’s debate Somali territorial waters in parliament Kenya […]

03 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

03 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: 300 youths quit al Shabaab Somali president lauds Turkey in Kızılay camp visit Somali government did not endorse or support Peter King’s hearings Somali government to increase patrolling of IDP camps Mogadishu mayor: Security and sanitation must be improved Security Council calls for increase in African peace force in Somalia to 12000 Radio […]

03 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

30 Sept 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: AMISOM enhances provision of basic needs to the needy families in IDP Camps Somali prime minister addresses ICG meeting in Copenhagen Arab parliamentarians call for immediate Somalia aid Somali forces al Shabaab battle in southern border town Somali gov’t recognizes Libya’s NTC Al Shabaab destroy English and Somali business billboards   PRESS STATEMENT […]

30 Sept 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

30 Sept 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Statement by the African Union High representative for Somalia H.E Jerry John Rawlings at the 20th meeting of the international ICG on Somalia Copenhagen Denmark; 29 – 30 September2011 Somali Education Minister: Somalia needs remedy not band-aid Somali refugees in Mogadishu camps ‘not safe from attack’ Bahrain to funds specialist hospital and dig […]

30 Sept 2011 – Morning headlines

29 Sept 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali president says they will handle corruption of scholarships Somali leaders set to clean trash al Shabaab stragglers from capital Int’l community to discuss Somalia today in Copenhagen TFG and ASWJ ready to hunt for remnant militant fighters in Southern Somalia K’Naan gets Bill Clinton’s seal of approval for Somalia famine relief efforts […]

29 Sept 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

29 Sept 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: President calls on Mogadishu residents to maintain peace 309 Somali students come to Turkey for education IGAD appointed as co-chair of the Technical Committee on the Implementation of the Road map President Sharif calls for Somaliland to be united with Somalia Somali cleric: We shall keep on mediating between TFG al Shabaab Cholera […]

29 Sept 2011 – Morning headlines

28 Sept 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Communiqué on Somalia Mini-Summit 700 students benefit from Turkey educational grant UN reports some gains in fight against Somalia’s famine; food aid has reached half of Somalis Somali national management disaster agency disprove corruption blames Rebel fighters arrive in large numbers as tension prevails in Beledweyne Hiiraan region “Somaliland is part of Somalia”: […]

28 Sept 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report