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Somalia

War in Somalia

Summary

Conflict between Ethiopia-backed provisional government and Union of Islamic Courts
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Stats:

Fund for Peace (FfP) Failed States Index: 114.2 Alert (worst is 120)
HIIK Conflict Barometer 2008: 5
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Global Statistics : 1,100,000 IDPs
International Crisis Group Crisis Watch: Unchanged
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allafrica.com Kenya: KDF Closing in On Lamu Killers 07/21
allafrica.com Katauti Joins Burundi's Vital'o 07/21
telegraph.co.uk Gunmen kill at least four in Kenyan port city 07/21
dw.de Several killed in Mombasa shooting 07/21
foxnews.com Kenya police: Gunmen kill 3 people as insecurity escalates at Kenyan coast 07/21
bbc.co.uk Kenya defence Twitter account hacked 07/21
horseedmedia.net Somalia facing disaster three years after devastating famine 07/21
nzherald.co.nz Kenya police: Gunmen kill 3 people in Kenya coast 07/21
allafrica.com MPs and Intellect Debate Over Somali Waters 07/21
allafrica.com Technical Committee Appointed By PM Claim Commitment to Form State 07/21
allafrica.com Mayor Mungab Concludes Training for 17 District Commissioners 07/21
allafrica.com Intense Clashes Erupt Between Al-Shabaab and Govt Troops 07/21
allafrica.com MPs Accuse Govt Leaders for Not Following the Constitution 07/21
allafrica.com Fly Olympic Airlines Commences Europe-Mogadishu Flights 07/21
allafrica.com Massachusetts Mayor Doesn't Want More Somali Refugees in His Town 07/21
allafrica.com Senior Alshabaab Member Takes Part a Quran Quiz in Mogadishu 07/21
allafrica.com Dead Bodies of Somali Businessmen Discovered in Nairobi 07/21
allafrica.com U.S. Issues Passenger Flight Prohibition and Advisory On Somalia 07/21
allafrica.com Shabelle State Sends Complaints to Regional and International Bodies 07/21
allafrica.com Somalis Gather in Mogadishu to Oppose President and PM 07/21
allafrica.com Multiple Ied Blasts Rock Mogadishu 07/21
allafrica.com Kenya Police Say Alshabaab Perpetrated Attack On Vehicles in Lamu 07/21
allafrica.com Jabuti School Qualifies for Round Three in Dalsan Quiz 07/21
allafrica.com A Soldier Kills His Pregnant Wife in Mogadishu 07/21
allafrica.com The Pay of KDF Contingent of Amisom Announced 07/21
allafrica.com MSDF Anti-Piracy Mission Off Somalia Extended 07/21
allafrica.com 20 Somali Immigrants Rescued From High Sea 07/21
allafrica.com The New Police Boss Takes Over His Post Officially 07/21
allafrica.com More Than 3,000 Kenyan Soldiers Have Died in Somalia, Kenya Losing the War 07/21
allafrica.com Some Roads in Mogadishu Closed for Security Concerns 07/21
allafrica.com South Africa: Court Orders Treatment for Gravely Ill Somali Girl 07/21
allafrica.com Somali Govt and AMISON Conduct Search Operations in Mogadishu 07/21
allafrica.com Mayor Mungab Develops Security Plan 07/21
allafrica.com Cabinet Ministers Due to Visit Deefow 07/21
allafrica.com Government Soldier Killed in Mogadishu 07/21
allafrica.com Interim Jubba Militia Standoff With Al-Shabaab in Kismayo 07/21
punchng.com Gunmen kill four in Kenya 07/21
allafrica.com Govt Minister Denounces President's Call for Negotiations 07/21
allafrica.com Will Kenya Face Up to Police Abuse? 07/21
allafrica.com Hodan Commissioner Comments On District's Search Operations 07/21
allafrica.com Clean-Up Exercise Commences in Mogadishu 07/21
cnn.com Study: Risk of female genital mutilation in England higher than thought 07/21
reuters.com Police arrest eight after attacks in Kenyan port city 07/21
mcclatchydc.com America can, and should, set standards for drone use 07/21
allafrica.com Meeting Opposing Government Leaders Hosted By MPs in Mogadishu 07/21
allafrica.com Mubadala Unit Eyes Oil Opportunities in Somalia 07/21
allafrica.com Many Arrested By Police in Hodan Crackdowns 07/21
allafrica.com Somalia: Puntland President Not Adamant About Domestic, External Threats 07/21
allafrica.com Kenya: Seven Dead As Gunmen Ambush Convoy in Lamu 07/21
allafrica.com Apprehension As Boko Haram Kills Redeem Pastor 07/21
allafrica.com Nigeria: Boko Haram Takes Over Town 07/20
mareeg.com Kenya:Dead bodies of Somali businessmen discovered in Nairobi 07/20
allafrica.com Bondhere Commissioner Alleges They Capture Al-Shabaab Senior in the District 07/20
modernghana.com Somalia facing new famine threat, aid agencies warn 07/20
allafrica.com Demonstrations Against Al-Shabaab Held in Mogadishu 07/20
thenational.ae Baniyas target defender Hamdan Al Kamali from Al Wahda 07/20
thenational.ae Edgar Bruno says Al Shabab’s new manager Caio Junior can bring stability 07/20
modernghana.com Somalia facing disaster three years after devastating famine 07/20
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:Creative Writing Course as part of Hargeysa International Book Fair. At Hargeysa Cultural Center, 2-7 August 2014 07/20
mareeg.com Somalia:Al-Shabaab agent captured in Banadir District 07/20
bbc.co.uk Gunmen in Kenya kill four in Mombasa 07/20
allafrica.com Somali Prime Minister Announces U.S. $500,000 in Drought Emergency Funds 07/20
allafrica.com Somali Constitutional Review Commission Seeks Govt Funding 07/20
modernghana.com Armed men on a motorbike kill at least four in Mombasa 07/20
allafrica.com Gunmen Attack Market 07/20
allafrica.com Tanzania: 17 Charged With Terrorism Offenses in Dar es Salaam Court 07/20
foxnews.com Kenya Red Cross: 7 killed in new militant attack on bus at the Kenyan coast 07/19
bbc.co.uk Seven killed in Kenya bus attack 07/19
news.com.au Seven die in Kenya attack 07/19
independent.co.uk Al-Shabaab claims responsibility for Kenyan bus attack that leaves seven dead 07/19
allafrica.com Drought Hits Amid Skyrocketing Prices 07/19
allafrica.com Somalia: Suicide Bombing Targets Somali Politician in Kismayo 07/19
allafrica.com Deadly Attack on Police Officers 07/19
allafrica.com Engineer Shot Dead in Mogadishu 07/19
foxnews.com 7 killed in Kenya militant attack 07/19
modernghana.com Shebab claim deadly attack on Kenya bus, deny Somalia bomb 07/19
allafrica.com Kenya: Seven Killed in Bus Attack 07/19
allafrica.com Egypt: Over a Dozen Soldiers Killed 07/19
mareeg.com somalia:Weekly update from the ministry of information 07/19
allafrica.com Puntland Govt Seeking to Contain Polio Spread 07/19
stripes.com Kenya Red Cross: 7 die in militant attack on coast 07/19
telegraph.co.uk Kenya Al-Shebaab gun attack on bus kills seven people 07/19
modernghana.com Shebab claims deadly strike on Kenya bus 07/19
monitor.co.ug If landlocked is mind-locked, how come UPDF and telecoms work? 07/19
mareeg.com Kenya Police Say Alshabaab Perpetrated Attack on Vehicles in Lamu 07/19
blogs.spectator.co.uk London’s pro-Palestine rally was a disgusting anti-Semitic spectacle 07/19
mareeg.com Minister for Foreign Affairs Discuss with Acting Qatar Ambassador to Somalia 07/19
somalilandpress.com US FAA issues strongest aviation warnings for Ukraine, Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia 07/19
modernghana.com Shebab militants claim attack on Kenya bus that killed 7 07/19
modernghana.com Somalia blast kills six in alleged attack on anti-Shebab leader 07/19
horseedmedia.net Somalia: Suicide bomber kills six in attack in Kismayu 07/19
horseedmedia.net Kenya: Somalia’s al-Shabaab militants claim attack on Kenya bus that killed 7 07/19
turkishweekly.net Somalia declares drought as food prices skyrocket 07/19
dnaindia.com Somalia's al Shabaab claim responsibility for Kenya bus attack 07/19
aljazeera.com Al-Shabab claims deadly Kenya bus attack 07/19
allafrica.com KDF Will Not Pull Out of Somalia - MPs 07/18
allafrica.com Al-Shabaab Forcefully Enrolling Children in Indoctrination Centre in Barawe 07/18
allafrica.com Government Official Killed in Explosion in Mogadishu 07/18
allafrica.com Federal Govt Forms Technical Committee for South-West State 07/18
allafrica.com Jubaland Forces Clash With Al Shabaab Militants 07/18