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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

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    Christine Alalo, AMISOM Deputy Police Commissioner speaks during the handing over ceremony of a renovated police station to Jubaland Regional Administration led by Deputy President State Abdikadir Mohamud Lugadheere. Photo: AMISOM

22 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: 3000 additional forces to be deployed to Somalia UN envoy for Somalia is in visit to Mogadishu Two Somali soldiers executed in Mogadishu Al Shabaab free detained traders in Jowhar town TFG renewed public services throughout Mogadishu including transportation services “Food aid is not looted” says Mogadishu mayor Somali rapper K’naan visits homeland […]

22 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

22 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Ministry of Information has responsibility to safeguard and protect journalists AU delegation arrives at Mogadishu to study famine situation Erdogan says his gov’t will reconstruct some Mogadishu roads Sudan: Beef up AMISOM to face Somalia challenges Turkey to set up embassy in Somalia – Erdogan Surveillance drone crashes in Somali capital   PRESS […]

22 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines

19 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Turkish Prime Minister in Mogadishu World must end its indifference to Somalia – President Sheikh Ahmed Religious leaders called for Muslim-Arab forces to act against al-Shabaab Djibouti said planning to deploy troops in Somalia next month Turkish delegation plane scraps tarmac at Somalia WHO decries increasing cholera cases in southern Somalia   SOMALI […]

19 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

19 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Eritrean leader denies support for al Shabaab Security beefed up in Mogadishu Somali PM: Gov’t has zero tolerance towards aid food looting Puntland forces capture 20 pirates in Bargal coastal town Somaliland: Interior Ministers resigns to run his own party Aid to Somalia tops $20mn UNHCR aid makes a difference in Mogadishu but […]

19 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines

18 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali president Sheikh Sharif returns home TFG calls for al Shabaab militia to take advantage of the amnesty Health workers kidnapped in Daynile hospital Mogadishu FAO calls East Africa aid meeting for Thursday Al Shabaab leader flee Hudur town Bakol region UN calls for ‘scaled-up’ Somalia aid effort Nyeko appointed AMISOM Police deputy […]

18 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

18 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somalia famine: Andrew Mitchell visits Mogadishu Somali government says that it will continue the war against al Shabaab Somalia security meeting held in Addis Ababa Turkish PM Somali president to address OIC meet on Somalia Famine: an opportunity to seek lasting peace in Somalia – Rawlings OIC pledges $350 million to Somalia at […]

18 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines

17 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: AMISOM forces say they have seized key positions in Mogadishu President Sharif attends OIC conference on Somalia famine in Istanbul UN calls for Somalia aid increase A row erupts between two al Shabaab leaders in Bay and Bokol regions Somali government refutes ‘damning’ H.R.W. report Djibouti president appeals for more aid to cut […]

17 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

17 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: TFG forces places new bases into its control Al Shabaab release aid workers detained in Hiiraan region Museveni Afwerki discuss regional stability Somali refugees continue to pour into Dadaab Scale of reported Somalia food aid theft implausible insists UN Iranian FM to visit Somalia to facilitate delivery of aid   SOMALI MEDIA TFG […]

17 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines

16 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: AMISOM measures to minimize civilian casualties are working says Human Rights Watch Djibouti President visits Mogadishu Somalia president visits Burundi to request more peace keepers Islamic Bank allocates $2.5 million for Somalia aid UN to meet over Somalia ‘road map’ Parliamentary relief committee says relief goods not reaching needy people U.S intercepts ship […]

16 Aug 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

16 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: AMISOM finds bomb-making factory in Mogadishu Somali Government’s statement towards food aid diversion Somali PM receives Iranian delegation in Mogadishu South Sudan offers Somalia African Union troops WFP investigating ‘possible theft of food’ in Somalia Somali’s pirate money funding of property boom disputed China pledges $55m in food aid to Horn of Africa […]

16 Aug 2011 – Morning headlines