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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Bodies of 16 migrants recovered off Morocco coast

Moroccan rescue services have recovered the bodies of 16 migrants off the coast of Spain’s enclave of Melilla, Moroccan and Spanish officials said Sunday. Three...

Kismayo on the spot over illegal charcoal exports

Somalia’s port city of Kismayo is on the spot again over suspected illegal exports after a string of photos emerged on the social media...

Somalia military court sentences army officer to death

Somali military court on Tuesday sentenced a senior army official to death after finding him guilty of murdering chief commander of the Somali marines...

Uganda deploys air force to pursue militants in Somalia

The Uganda People’s Defence Air Force has for the first time sent a contingent of ace pilots to support the ongoing African Union (AU)...

AU, Somalia commend Museveni’s efforts to restore peace in Somalia

Somalia and the African Union Commission (AUC) have commended President Yoweri Museveni’s decision to deploy troops in Somalia 10 years ago when everyone else...

Somali soldiers open fire on auditor General’s vehicle in Mogadishu

Somali security forces have opened fire on a bullet-proof vehicle belonging to the country's auditor general Mohamed Mohamud Afgoye in Mogadishu on Monday morning, witnesses said. The incident...

NISA carries out massive security operation outside Mogadishu

Somalia's National Intelligence and Security Agency soldiers have launched on Sunday morning a massive security operation on the southern outskirts of Mogadishu. The soldiers...

AMISOM requests helicopters to carry out operations against Al Shabaab

A training needs assessment conference for the AU troops in Somalia, aimed at identifying training gaps in Mission specific and pre-deployment training, ended in...

Security agencies urged to remain impartial in ongpoing political crisis

The second deputy speaker of Somalia's Federal parliament Mahad Abdalla Awad has urged the country's security agencies to remain impartial in the current political crisis. Speaking a...

Ethiopia troops pull out of Somalia town

Hundreds of Ethiopian troops pulled out of a town in central Somalia Sunday, latest location vacated by their forces in recent months, a security...