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    Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire arrives in Kigali the capital of Rwanda for bilateral talks. @SomaliPM

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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo and Foreign Ministers Ahmed Issa Awad at the IGAD summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire and other government officials attended a town hall meeting held in Norway by Somali Diaspora. Photo: @SomaliPM

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    Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire address guests during the launch of the Nordic Horn of Africa Opportunity Fund in Oslo. Photo: @gabowduale

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    Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire, UN General Secretary Antonio Guterres and Norwegian Foreign Affairs Minister Eriksen Søreide address the media on the sidelines of Oslo Forum. Photo: @NorwayInSomalia

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    Jubbaland President, Ahmed Mohamed Islam met with AMISOM officials in Kismayo today. Photo:@DalsanFM

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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo greeting the public after Eid prayers outside the main mosque in Mogadishu this morning. Photo: @DalsanFM

January 18, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Somalia vows to investigate the recent Kenyan raid on Jilib that killed children 18 Jan – Source: Shabelle,Radio Mogadishu, Bar-kulan, Hiraan Online – 261 words The PM of the TFG Dr. Abdiweli Mohamed Gas on Wednesday held press conference in his office and said the TFG would investigate the bombardment that the Kenyan air force […]

January 18, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 18, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Battle erupts in Lower Jubba region 18 Jan – Source: Shabelle – 86 words Fighting between al Shabaab and TFG backed by Kenyan Forces has broken out in outskirts of Qoqani town of lower Jubba in central Somalia, reports say today. The fighting comes after al Shabaab militants carried out attacks on bases of TFG troops […]

January 18, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 17, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Mahiga inspects UN designate offices in Mogadishu 17 Jan – Source: Radio Mogadishu, Bar-kulan – 136 words A UN delegation headed by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Somalia, Ambassador Augustine Mahiga on Tuesday arrived in Mogadishu to inspect the UN designate offices in Somalia. Mahiga is expected to hold talks with the Somali […]

January 17, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 17, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Jets kill ‘at least’ 9 in Somalia 17 Jan – Source: AP – 150 words A witness says at least nine people were killed after jets bombed a militant camp in southern Somalia. Witness Noh Haji said Tuesday the jets pounded bunkers and burned tents belonging to Somalia’s al Qaida-linked al Shabaab militia. He says […]

January 17, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 16, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

UN cleared Eritrea over ‘arming’ al Shabaab 16 Jan – Source: Capital FM, Africa Review – 518 words Eritrea has been cleared of allegations that it was arming al Shabaab militants in Somalia late last year. A preliminary report by the Somalia and Eritrea Monitoring Group (SEMG) to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) concludes […]

January 16, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 16, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Kenyan air strikes kill 5 children 15 Jan – Source: Garowe Online, BBC Somali Service – 176 words At least 7 people, including 5 children, have died after air strikes in the town of Jilib in southern Somalia, Garowe reports. Mohamud Dahir who is the nephew of Abdullahi Mualim, a former government official, who spoke […]

January 16, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 15, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Mass grave containing skeletons and old rotting human flesh found inside Baladweyene Police Station 14 Jan – Source: TFG – 359 words The new police authority of the TFG, in the newly liberated regional capital of Baladweyne found a large number of skeletons and old rotting human flesh inside the city’s police station, which was […]

January 15, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 13, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

UN approves Kenya bid to join Somalia peacekeeping forces  13 Jan – Source: African Review – 335 Words The United Nations Security Council has given a cautious but favourable response to a joint request by Kenya and the African Union for incorporation of the east African country’s troops into the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). […]

January 13, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 12, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Spokesman admits he lied: “We are sorry” – KDF 13 Jan – Source: The Star – 500 words The military yesterday issued a public apology for duping Kenyans that a picture showing a man being executed in Somalia was that of a Kenyan al Shabaab recruit being stoned to death after a disagreement. The photos, […]

January 12, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 12, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Three Kenyan policemen shot dead near Somali border 12 Jan – Source: AP – France 24 News – 462 words Gunmen killed three Kenyan police and wounded two others in the latest of a string of attacks in the northeastern border region with war-torn Somalia, police said Thursday. “The attack occurred at a camp in […]

January 12, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.