Somalilnd:EU steps up engagement in support of Somali culture

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21/05/2015   On the occasion of the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, the EU Delegation to Somalia wants to reiterate its commitment to strengthen Somali efforts to rebuild cultural heritage.   Indeed, moving out of conflict is not just about rebuilding infrastructure & security which is important. It’s a broader More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Who really rules Somalia? – The tale of three big clans and three countries

Territories like Puntland have even a lively cultural scene. Here members of the Puntland Women Writers Association pictured at the International Hargeisa Book Fair last year. (Photo/FB). By Mikolaj Radlicki Somalia More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

AU’s investigations on sexual exploitation and abuse in Somalia: HRWG calls for action

13/05/2015   The Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) on Somalia, consisting of EU member states, the EU, Norway, Switzerland and the United States has been following closely the developments surrounding the publication More...

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By SomalilandPress On Monday, May 11th, 2015

Somalia:The Cradle of al-Shabaab

Al Shabaab Member carrying the Group Black Flag Introduction  Misquoting Abdirahman Aynte, Dr Stig Jarle Hansen  says “Al-shabaab al-Shabaab originated in a 2003 meeting in Hargeisa” . In 2010 the More...

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By MGoth On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Kerry’s Visit to Mugadisho and Promises would not help Somalia but will fuel new wars

It was 20 years before by the time the US army was deployed back to their homeland from Somalia,since that time the South of Somalia has experienced a different and unprecedented conflicts which severely damaged More...

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By MGoth On Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Somalia: Message from the Cosmopolitan Democratic Party

Excellences,   Today is a great day for the future of Somalia. We have been going through many problems for many years, and there was no single day that we lost hope. To take advantage of that momentum, we More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Kerry visits Somalia; 1st such trip for a secretary of state

By BRADLEY KLAPPER and ANDREW HARNIK May. 5, 2015 MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced trip to Somalia Tuesday in a show of solidarity with a government trying to defeat More...

By MGoth On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Gunmen kill a radio journalist in Somalia

Nairobi, May 1, 2015-Unidentified armed men on Wednesday night shot dead Somali journalist Daud Ali Omar at his home in Somalia, according to local journalists and news reports. The Committee to Protect Journalists More...

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By MGoth On Friday, April 24th, 2015

Somalia:Norm Coleman fans the flames of fear and mistrust in the land of 10,000 lakes

Statement to the Press by Abdi Warsame April 24, 2015 (Minneapolis): Recent days have been trying for all of us in Minnesota. We have heard stories about terror recruitment problems and the arrest of 6 young men More...

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By MGoth On Friday, April 24th, 2015

Somalia:The Spreading Militancy and Islamic Salafism in the Horn of Africa threatens Women’s Dignity

STATEMENT TO THE 56th ORDINARY SESSION OF THE AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN AND PEOPLE’S RIGHTS Caught Between Militant Ideology and Terror: Women in the Horn of Africa face growing threats and degradation of their More...