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    President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo arrives in the UAE. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    >Galmudug President, Ahmed Dualle Geele Haaf  arrives in Nairobi for talks with Ahlu Sunna Wal Jamaa (ASWJ) Photo: @DalsanFM

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire and President Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden in Baraawe. Photo: @SomaliPM

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire at the Kacdoonka Nabada youth event last night. Photo: @SomaliPM

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    PM, Hassan Ali Khayre addresses an event organized by women leaders to show support for Somali National Army. Photo: @SomaliPM

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    Somaliland Vice President Abdirahman Saylici with others standing in line waiting to vote. Photo: @Rooble2009

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    Image of the day" width="240" />Somaliland's ruling party, Kulmiye Candidate Musa Bihii Abdi Concludes his campaigns in Hargeisa ahead of the elections next week. Photo: Hiiraan Online  

20 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali President in Garowe for UN consultative session (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Somalia: UN and partners urge leaders to end stand-off over Speaker (Source: UN News Centre) Al Shabaab militants vow to attack Garowe conference (Source: Shabelle) U.S. considers combating Somali militants’ Twitter use (Source: New York Times) Int’l press body condemns murder of prominent journalist in Somalia (Source: […]

20 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

19 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali PM meets with US officials in Nairobi (Source: Radio Mogadishu Bar-Kulan and Shabelle) Somali government offers condolence to the family of the killed Journalist (Source: TFG) High-Level Conference on the Constitution 21 – 23 December 2011(Source: UNPOS) Somali President officiates inter-district football fete (Source: Radio Mogadishu Hiiraan Online) Joint Statement on the parliamentary crisis in […]

19 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

19 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: President Sharif meets Djibouti’s military chief in Mogadishu (Source; Radio Mogadishu) Big rush to cash in on Somalia protect Uganda save Sudan (East African News) Kenya’s march to find militants in Somalia fruitless so far (Source: Mail&Guardian) U.S. Somalis lose only means of sending cash home (Source: NPR News) Somalia Premier warns of economic problems ( Source: Shabelle) […]

19 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

16 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Mombasa training against Somali pirates for AMISOM Uganda troops (Source: Coastweek) al Shabaab warns Djibouti not to send troops to Somalia (Source: Radio Kulmiye) Heavy fighting erupts in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Shabelle Radio Kulmiye and Risaala) Somali Ambassador: We talked to Kenya over security situation in Dadaab refugee camp (Source: Radio Bar-kulan Radio Mogadishu) “Security situation of […]

16 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

16 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Cabinet Ministers’ meeting (Source: office of the prime minister) Former Somali parliament speaker rejects his ouster(Source: Mareeg Online/VOA News) UN-sponsored consultative meeting on Somalia postponed (Source: Shabelle Net) Somali rebels block ICRC food aid convoys(Source: Reuters) Civic society groups in Banadir welcome Djiboutian troops in Somalia (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Clan agrees to help al shabaab fight […]

16 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

15 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: UN-sponsored consultative meeting on Somalia postponed (Source: Radio Shabelle) Somali president welcomes Britain delegation (Source: Radio Mogadishu SONNA SNTV Bar-kulan) Somali interim parliament speaker calls former speaker to respect the law (Source: Mareeg Online Shabelle) “al Shabaab is not ready for peace”: Mogadishu’s mayor (Source: Radio Mogadishu Somalia Report) Somalia’s al Shabaab says Europeans among its foreign […]

15 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

15 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali President Sharif Ahmed asks MPs to respect the law (Source: Mareeg) UN chief lobbies for bigger Amisom force (Source: Daily Nation) Djibouti reportedly appeals for assistance with deployment of troops to Somalia (Source: Shabeelle Media) TFG intensified its anti-terror operations in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Risaala) Somalia’s rare window of hope (Source: BBC News) Parliament meeting concludes in […]

15 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

14 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: UN Chief: More Troops May Be Necessary for Somalia (Source: VOA) Al Shabaab confiscate livestock in central Shabelle (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Somaliland Minister of Justice opens Meeting of Children Rights (Source:Hadhwanaag Press) Somali parliament in distress after speaker dismissed (Source: Radio Kulmiye) (Source: KBC) Security Council urges comprehensive strategy to tackle Somalia’s crises (Source: UN News Center)   […]

14 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

14 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali parliament dismisses speaker of parliament Sharif Hassan(Source: Shabelle Radio Mogadishu Kulmiye Risaala) UN seeks $1.5b to fund aid projects in Somalia (Source: CBC News) Relief food distributed in Gedo(Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Intelligence officer injured in landmine blast at fete in northern Kenya( Source: KTN TV) Kenyan forces pledge further push into Somalia(Kenyan forces […]

14 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

13 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali President Jets back in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Mogadishu) President Kibaki calls Somalis to restore peace (Source: Radio Bar-Kulan) ASWJ boosts its “military” presence in Hiiraan region (Source: Radio Bar-Kulan ) Somalia: MPs summon Ministers on FGM motion (Source: Garowe Online ) US defense chief in Djibouti for counter-terrorism talks(Source: Tribune ) Turkey Shelters Nearly 10000 Somali […]

13 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report