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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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sky.com Refugee Advocates Blamed For Self-Harm Cases 05/03
thejakartapost.com Refugee sets herself alight at immigration camp on Nauru 05/03
dw.com Refugee sets herself on fire in Australian detention camp 05/03
foxnews.com Press Freedom: Journalists face murders but keep working 05/03
cnn.com Young Somali woman sets herself alight in Australian detention 05/03
allafrica.com Somalia: British Troops Arrive in Somalia to Fight Terrorism 05/03
allafrica.com Kenya: Terrorists Targeting Vehicles On Major Roads in Lamu 05/03
allafrica.com Africa: World Press Freedom Day - How Reporters Risk Death in Somalia 05/03
allafrica.com Africa: Let's Be Proud of Our Joint Efforts to Bring Peace to Somalia 05/03
allafrica.com Africa: Horrified Shipwreck Survivors Watched As Hundreds Drowned 05/03
allafrica.com Somalia - Journalists Under Attack 05/03
allafrica.com Scared. Silenced. Shot. The Life of a Somali Journalist. #WorldPressFreedomDay 05/03
hrw.org Somalia: Journalists Under Attack 05/03
aljazeera.com Refugee sets herself on fire at Australia's Nauru camp 05/03
dnaindia.com Somali refugee sets herself on fire at Australian detention on Nauru 05/03
mareeg.com Madaafiic lagu weeraray Taliska Ugu weyn Ciidanka AMISOM ee Xalane 05/03
mareeg.com Kenya set to increase consulates in Somalia 05/03
reuters.com Australia blames refugee advocates after asylum seeker sets herself alight 05/03
huffingtonpost.com Australia Blames Refugee Advocates After Asylum Seeker Set Herself On Fire 05/03
allafrica.com The Prime Minister Tables Electoral Process to the Federal Parliament. 05/02
allafrica.com Jabril Ibrahim Abdulle Responds to Ongoing Speculation for His Candidacy 05/02
allafrica.com Egypt: Naval Forces Thwart Illegal Immigration Attempt - Army Spokesman 05/02
allafrica.com Somalia: 22 Somali Soldiers Killed in Al-Shabab Attack 05/02
allafrica.com Eritrea: Slovakia Receives 37 Somalis From Camps in Eritrea 05/02
globalsecurity.org UK begins troop deployment to South Sudan, Somalia 05/02
mareeg.com Ciidan dalka UK ka socda oo soo gaaray Soomaaliya 05/02
africa-newsroom.com UK troops support UN mission in Somalia 05/02
allafrica.com Kigali Passes Regional Law to Combat Terror 05/02
businessdailyafrica.com Why miraa farmers should accept the cheese has moved 05/02
hrw.org Somalia: Journalists Under Attack 05/02
monitor.co.ug Let’s be proud of our joint efforts to bring peace to Somalia 05/02
nzherald.co.nz Refugee sets herself alight at immigration camp on Nauru 05/02
mareeg.com Refugee fighting for life in Nauru hospital after setting herself alight 05/02
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:Why Potentially Capable SL youth are immigrating Abroad in Search of Greener Pastures? 05/02
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:Why Potentially Capable SL youth are immigrating Abroad in Search of Greener Pastures? 05/02
turkishweekly.net Second refugee sets self alight in Australian detention 05/02
apanews.net Menace terroriste à l'aéroport international d'Entebbe (police ougandaise) 05/02
bbc.co.uk Nauru asylum seeker sets herself alight 05/02
allafrica.com President Orders Establishment of Disable Fund Box 05/02
allafrica.com Somalia: European Union Amisom Funding to Continue Despite Cut 05/02
allafrica.com Somalia: UK Troops Arrive to Beef Up AU Operation 05/02
appablog.wordpress.com UK troops support UN mission in Somalia 05/02
reuters.com Islamist group al Shabaab kills 15 soldiers: Somali military 05/01
allafrica.com Kenya: Democracy On Trial? 05/01
nation.co.ke OBASANJO, GHEBREYESUS & ISCHINGER: Africa must address extremist 05/01
foxnews.com Somalia: 11 soldiers killed as extremists retake town 05/01
sputniknews.com Some 10 UK Soldiers Arrive in Somalia to Help Counter Al-Shabaab Militants 05/01
bbc.co.uk Somalia peacekeeping role for UK troops 05/01
globalsecurity.org 15 Somali soldiers killed in Shabab attack: Military sources 05/01
globalsecurity.org 22 Somali Soldiers Killed in Al-Shabab Attack 05/01
somalilandpress.com Why do we still take Arabic at school? 04/30
somalilandpress.com Why do we still take Arabic at school?... 04/30
mareeg.com Ciidamada Xooga Dalka oo Shabaab kala watreegay Deegaano hor leh eeSh/dhexe. 04/30
somalilandpress.com A Chameleon in Human Face-Hatching plots against the State of Somaliland 04/30
bbc.co.uk Mosque collapse kills 15 in Somalia 04/30
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:State Officials Parley Foreign Diplomats in Nairobi 04/30
somalilandpress.com Somalia:The Prime Minister tables Electoral Process to the Federal Parliament 04/30
somalilandpress.com A Chameleon in Human Face-Hatching plots against ... 04/30
somalilandpress.com Somalia:The Prime Minister tables Electoral Process to the Federal Parliament 04/30
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:State Officials Parley Foreign Diplomats in Nairobi 04/30
dw.com Several killed in Somalia mosque collapse 04/30
sputniknews.com Mosque Collapse Kills 15, Injures 40 in Somalia's Mogadishu 04/30
theeastafrican.co.ke European Union Amisom funding to continue despite cut 04/30
stripes.com Police: 12 dead in building collapse in Kenyan capital 04/30
isn.ethz.ch Somalia: A Long Road Ahead 04/29
allafrica.com Somalia: AU Forces Face Resurgent Al-Shabaab 04/29
voanews.com Marine General Picked to Lead US Africa Command 04/29
csmonitor.com As immigrants move outside big cities, more US schools create welcome programs 04/29
jamestown.org Jahba East Africa: Islamic State Alters the Dynamic of Somalia’s Conflict 04/29
crisisgroup.org Cómo puede resolver Europa una crisis mundial 04/29
sputniknews.com White House 'Needs to Come Clean' on Who US Special Ops Will Train in Syria 04/28
voanews.com Somali, African Union Forces Face Resurgent Al-Shabab 04/28
sky.com Orange-Bearded UK Jihadi Heads IS In Somalia 04/28
monitor.co.ug Levi Karuhanga, the General who pacified Liberia, Somalia 04/28
somalilandpress.com Struggling for survival in drought-hit Somaliland 04/28
allafrica.com No Foreign Travel for MPs, Somali Speaker 04/28
allafrica.com Turkish Airlines to Resume Mogadishu - Istanbul Route, Official 04/28
allafrica.com Somalia: Somali Lawmaker Escapes Death Narrowly in Mogadishu 04/28
realclearworld.com Obama's Last Chance to End the Forever War 04/28
huffingtonpost.com Spanish Artist Seeks To Bring Attention To The Dreadful Practice Of Stoning 04/28
somalilandpress.com Somalia:Abdi Warsame Endorses Mohamud Noor for District 60B 04/28
globalsecurity.org Al-Shabab Fighters Loyal to Islamic State Complicate Somalia Security 04/28
somalilandpress.com Somalia:Abdi Warsame Endorses Mohamud Noor for District 60B 04/28
somalilandpress.com Struggling for survival in drought-hit Somaliland... 04/28
globalsecurity.org Somali, AU Forces Face Resurgent Al-Shabab 04/28
mareeg.com Warbixin: Weerar Xalay lagu qaaday Guriga Xildhibaan ka tirsan Baarlamaanka Federaalka Soomaaliya 04/27
allafrica.com Somalia: AMISOM Rubbishes Isil Attack Claim in Somalia 04/27
nationmultimedia.com Piracy falls worldwide but Nigeria is a concern: watchdog 04/27
allafrica.com Somalia: Islamic State Publishes New Video Claiming Presence 04/27
myaccount.nytimes.com Minnesota T.S.A. Manager Says He Was Told to Target Somali-Americans 04/27
npr.org Beyonce's 'Lemonade' Turns A Somali-Brit Poet Into A Global Star 04/27
mareeg.com Somali foreign minister meets with his UEA counterpart 04/27
isn.ethz.ch Countering Violent Extremism: The Horn of Africa 04/27
mareeg.com Somalia panorama: from autocratic rule to an anarchy era 04/27
monitor.co.ug Here is the conversation we should be having about Uganda but aren’t 04/27
stripes.com Ex-DC bureaucrat who once tried to fix failing schools now trying to fix Somalia 04/27
tehrantimes.com FIFA President Infantino condoles passing of Iran’s Mehrdad Oladi 04/27
dailymail.co.uk Watch cargo ships sail Earth's oceans 04/27
voanews.com US Charges 2 in Attack on 3 Somali Men in Kansas 04/27
nation.co.ke Kenya agrees security pact with Somali border locals 04/26