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SOMALIA / QORYOOLEY AL SHABAAB

The Somali National Army (SNA) and AMISOM captured and secured the strategic town ofQoryooleyfromAl Shabaab over the weekend. AMISOM and the SNA began renewed offensives against al Shabaab militants early this month and have so far captured eight towns across South Central Somalia. AU UN IST

24 Mar 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA / AMISOM BUULA BURDE LIBERATION

In an ongoing military operation African Union’s troops in Somalia known as AMISOM and Somali National Army have liberated town of Buula Burde from al Shabaab militia. This is a sixth such victory in South Central Somalia.   AU/UN IST

17 Mar 2014 | Read More »

UN / SOMALIA

A UN official in Somalia warned that after a series of attacks against high-profile targets in Mogadishu last month, insecurity in the capital city poses challenges for Somalis and their international partners. UNTV

11 Mar 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA / ARMY SUPPORT

The UN began distributing food, water, fuel and other non – combat supplies to the troops of the Somali National Army battling insurgents alongside the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).  In a joint operation last week, the forces  recaptured five strategic towns from the Al Shabaab militia in the Bay region. AU/UN IST

10 Mar 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA/ INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY

Somalia joins the rest of world to mark International Women's Day. This year, the theme is "Inspiring Change". Haalimo Mohamed Maaclin is a Somali woman who is now mother to some 200 children and counting. UN AU IST  

8 Mar 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA / MILITARY TRAINING

In renewed efforts to boost the Somali National Army, members of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have completed a training program for the first inter-clan, light infantry company at its training facilities at Jazeera Camp in the capital Mogadishu. UN AU IST  

17 Feb 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA / ETHIOPIAN FORCES

Ethiopian forces have deployed in Belet Weyne, in South Central Somalia as they begin their duties under the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). More than 4,000 Ethiopian troops have been integrated into AMISOM.

14 Feb 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA / DISAPORA RETURN

For over two decades, war raged on inSomaliaforcing its men and women to flee their homes to live in different parts of the world. Now, a peace has seen many Somalis return home and participate in the reconstruction of their country. AU/UN IST

25 Jan 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA / KISMAAYO MARSHALLER

Following Somalia's descent into anarchy and civil war 20 years ago, the civil aviation authority ceased to operate and staff fled the airport, leaving marshaller Adnan to single-handedly run the operations at the Kismayo airport. AU/UN IST

18 Jan 2014 | Read More »

SOMALIA / HUMAN RIGHTS DAY

The Somali Federal Government marked Human Rights Day with an event held at the Mogadishu Central Prison, among others, where the importance of the rights to education, health and protection of individual rights was expressed. AU UN IST

10 Dec 2013 | Read More »

 

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