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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

06 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Turkish premier says they will take 30 injured from Mogadishu suicide attack to Turkey for health care Somalia PM says suicide attack shows al Shabaab’s weakness UN: Somalia suicide blast death toll goes over 100 AMISOM Force Commander: I’m horrified by Mogadishu suicide attack Somali Defense Minister: Terrorists have great hostility towards students […]

06 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

06 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali president Sharif visits victims in Mogadishu hospitals Somalia announces 3-day national mourning for suicide attack’s victims as death toll rises TFG Forces Demolish Checkpoints in Mogadishu Somalia PM urges aid workers to stay after blast ASWJ urges TFG not to Negotiate with Shabaab   PRESS RELEASE Somalia announces 3-day national mourning for […]

06 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

05 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union Strongly condemns today’s terrorist attack in Mogadishu White House calls attack in Somalia ‘cowardly’ Somali Government condemns a suicide bombing in Mogadishu UK Foreign Office Minister condemns bomb attack in Mogadishu US UN slam Mogadishu bomb attack OIC Secretary General condemns bomb attack in […]

05 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

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