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Burundi says threat to withdraw its AU troops from Somalia will endanger those left

Burundi legislators backed the government’s threat to withdraw all the nation’s troops serving under an African Union (AU) peacekeeping mission in Somalia,...

725,000 people face hunger following drought in Somaliland

Severe lack of rain has worsened the drought in parts of Somaliland leaving 725,000 people at risk of hunger and in urgent...

Somali citizen charged in kidnapping of US journalist in Somalia

 A Somali citizen has been charged with kidnapping and other counts for his alleged role in the abduction of a freelance journalist...

Understaffed AFRICOM cutting hundreds more troops

U.S. Africa Command has begun cutting up to 10 percent of its forces from the continent in response to U.S. security challenges...

Al-Shabaab attacks Somali army camp outside Mogadishu

Armed militants from the Al-Qaeda-affiliated Al-Shabaab have staged an overnight attack on a Somali military outpost near Mogadishu. Local...

Turkey says Europe needs updated migration policies

Turkey’s interior minister on Wednesday criticized Europe’s current migration policies, saying they have to be updated. "Europe’s politics are being affected by migration...

Al-Shabab Claims Killing of Somali Deputy Attorney General

The al-Shabab militant group claimed responsibility for the assassination of Somalia's deputy attorney general on Wednesday in Mogadishu. Authorities...

Somalia army to take over military training institution

Somalia national army will at the end of this month take over the Jaalle Siyaad Military Academy military training institution which has...

PM Abiy Holds Talks With President Of Somaliland Administration

Eithiopian Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed received at his office today the President of the Somaliland Administration Muse Bihi Abdi and his...

US African interests will be best served by stable nations

US Marine Corps General Thomas D Waldhauser told the US Senate Armed Services Committee US African Command (Africom) last week that successful...