Somalia

Somalia

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 12:09:31 GMT
Al-Shabaab Claims Southern Somalia Army Base Attack
[RFI] Militant group al-Shabaab claimed an assault on an army base in southern Somalia on Wednesday, which included car bombs and gunfire. A Somali journalist embedded with the army was killed during the attack, according to a journalists' associatio...

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 13:46:41 GMT
Jubbaland Electoral Body Announce New Schedule for Presidential Poll
[Dalsan Radio] Jubbaland Independent Electoral Commission has announced in the schedule for upcoming regional elections on Wednesday.

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 09:42:52 GMT
FESOJ Expresses Condolences After Death of Embeded Journalist in Somalia With SNA
[Dalsan Radio] Federation of Somali Journalist (FESOJ) expresses its sincere sympathy to the family and friends of late journalist Gacal Abdulle Gacal who was killed during fighting between Somali national army and Al-Shabab in the village of Awdhiig...

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 15:11:22 GMT
Parallel Poll Agencies Tussle Over Jubbaland Elections
[East African] Barely a week to Somalia's Jubbaland state elections, the vote could be headed for uncertainty after a group of rival candidates announced a list of MPs to pick the president.

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 10:33:47 GMT
AU Enhance Joint Military Operations Against Al-Shabab
[Ghanaian Times] The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and the Somali security forces will intensify joint military operations to liberate regions still under the control of al-Shabab, the African Union (AU) senior envoy said on Monday evenin...

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