• alt="Image of the day" width="240" />President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo, Somaliland’s UCID party leader Faisal Ali Warabe and leader of Khatumo state, Ali Khalif Galaydh, during the recent Somali Partnership Forum in  Brussels, Belgium. Photo: @HarunMaruf

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />Bakarole, a small village just north of Mogadishu. In one of the aerial photos, AMISOM troops can be seen interacting with villagers. Photo: @HarunMaruf

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo Address gathering on women, peace and security in Somalia at the side events in the ongoing Somali Partnership Forum. Photo: UNWomen

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />Somali Partnership Forum officially kicks off in Brussels, Belgium. Photo: @Engyarisow

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire chairs the weekly Cabinet meeting in Mogadishu, yesterday.. Photo: Dhacdo.com

  • alt="Image of the day" width="240" />Somali Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Amb. Ahmed Isse Awad during a meeting with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Beijing. Photo: @MofaSomalia

  • Image of the day" width="240" />Somalia President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo during a meeting with former President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud in Ankara Turkey. Photo: @M_Farmaajo

11 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Military vows to extend its offensives against al Shabaab to other parts of the country Al Shabaab militants driven out of Mogadishu AMISOM claims Somali president joins citizens in mourning attack Somalis in Minnesota condemn suicide bombing in Somalia Erdoğan calls for more security aid for famine-stricken Somalia Six foreign fighters seen in […]

11 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

11 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: TFG / AMISOM secure remaining al Shabaab strongholds in Mogadishu TFG and AMISOM commence operations to secure final sector of Mogadishu Erdoğan calls for more security aid for famine-stricken Somalia Al Shabaab divided over the killing of former District Commissioner in Gedo Somalia peacekeepers win control of Mogadishu district Somalia Islamists al Shabaab […]

11 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

10 Oct 2011 — Morning headlines

Key Headlines AU forces plan to cover al Shabaab strongholds Opening remarks by SRCC, Ambassador Boubacar Gaoussou Diarra at the photo exhibition portraying the work of AMISOM soldiers 160 students flown to Turkey for further studies TFG army and AMISOM capture key ground in Mogadishu Somali Council of Elders lobby for TFG support In rare […]

10 Oct 2011 — Morning headlines

10 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: TFG / AMISOM commence operations to secure final sector of Mogadishu Fighting continues in the Somali capital today AU Somali forces seize Mogadishu rebel bases Joint forces seize control of Heliwa district Mogadishu TFG/AMISOM forces take control of Pasta Factory Mass demonstration in Mogadishu to condemn Tuesday’s carnage Government offensive ongoing in regions […]

10 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

07 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali religious leader described al Shabaab as inhumane and compared them to wild animals Security forces conduct major operation in Mogadishu Al Shabaab block relief aid in southern Somalia Arab Americans fundraise for Somalia famine New political party declared in Somaliland Kenya deploys troops at border   SOMALI MEDIA Security forces conduct major […]

07 Oct 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

07 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: The Somali Government asks citizens to be more vigilant as Turkey rushes to the aid of the victims 37 Somali blast injured arrive in Turkey for treatment Security operations on Bakaara market kicks off Somali bomber who killed 100 slammed education OIC to drill 680 artesian wells in Somalia UN expert calls for […]

07 Oct 2011 – Morning headlines

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