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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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mypetjawa.mu.nu Taliban 0, Jawa Report 143 03/30
modernghana.com Human Rights Council Observes Minute Of Silence For Passing Of Ambassador bari-bari Of Somalia 03/30
mareeg.com Yemeni refugees fleeing conflict arrive in Somalia, UNHCR 03/30
nation.co.ke 2  hours ago Women linked to Al-Shabaab arrested -VIDEO 03/30
nzherald.co.nz China evacuating from Yemen, suspending anti-piracy patrols 03/30
en.people.cn Warship arrives to evacuate Chinese nationals from Yemen 03/30
en.people.cn China sends fleet to help evacuate nationals from conflict-torn Yemen 03/30
allafrica.com Somalia Border Wall Is a Vital Strategy for Kenya 03/30
allafrica.com Hodan DC Denies Allegation Relates an Attack On Hotel 03/30
allafrica.com Ban Ki-Moon Meets With Somali President in Sharm El-Sheikh 03/30
allafrica.com Huge Roadside Bomb Hits AU Vehicle in Marca Town 03/30
allafrica.com Veteran Somali Representative Laid to Rest in Garowe 03/30
allafrica.com Former Puntland President Criticizes Mogadishu's Security 03/30
allafrica.com UN Condemns Hotel Siege in Mogadishu 03/30
allafrica.com Somalia to Hold Central Formation Conference in Adado 03/30
allafrica.com AMISON Condemns Terror Attack At Mogadishu Hotel 03/30
allafrica.com Al Shabab Statement Reads Its Fighters Return From Siege Hotel Safely 03/30
allafrica.com Puntland Condemns Attack On Maka-Al-Mukarma Hotel in Mogadishu 03/30
allafrica.com Entrepreneur Develops New Cash Machine Technology 03/30
allafrica.com Somalia Calls for Halting Clan Fighting in Defow 03/30
allafrica.com Al Shabaab Sieges Mogadishu Hotel for the 2nd Day 03/30
allafrica.com Somali President Condemns Attacks On Hotel 03/30
allafrica.com Somali Envoy to Switzerland Died in Mogadishu Attack 03/30
allafrica.com Al Shabab Kills 7 in Mogadishu Hotel Attack 03/30
allafrica.com Africa: FAO Council Finds Historic Consensus On Work Programme and Budget 03/30
allafrica.com Kenya: Britain Tightens Travel Warning On Kenya 03/30
allafrica.com Tunisia: Forces Kill Nine Ahead of Anti-Extremism Rally 03/30
allafrica.com Egypt: Libyan Military Frees 3 Egyptian Workers Held By Militants - State Agency 03/30
allafrica.com Africa: Trade Experts Steer New Course for Developing Commonwealth Countries 03/30
allafrica.com Africa: Promoting Rule of Law for Development in Small States 03/30
allafrica.com Tunisia: Caid Essebsi Calls for Developing Inter-Arab Co-Ordination Mechanisms to Counter Terrorism 03/30
en.people.cn Spotlight: Ongoing Yemen crisis draws international concern 03/30
allafrica.com State Seeks 20 Days to Finalise Probe On 'Al Shabaab Brides' 03/30
allafrica.com #IDefineMe 03/30
allafrica.com Somalia Allows Sudan to Use Berbera Airbase to Hit Houthis 03/30
allafrica.com U.S. Condemns Terrorist Attack in Somalia 03/30
allafrica.com Three Women Detained in Kenya - Somalia Border, Wanted Join Al Shabaab 03/30
allafrica.com Lower Shabelle Administration Thwarts Al Shabaab Plots 03/30
mareeg.com Kenya arrests 3 women over terrorism links 03/30
allafrica.com RDF Command and Staff College Students Head to Israel, Vietnam 03/30
allafrica.com Security Ministry Rolls Off a Plane to Tighten Hotels' Safety 03/30
reuters.com Kenya announces plans to reopen Nairobi mall after attack 03/30
en.people.cn 122 Chinese evacuees from conflict-torn Yemen arrive in Djibouti 03/30
en.people.cn Spokeswoman: China withdrawing citizens from Yemen 03/30
csmonitor.com Love disarms hatred 03/30
modernghana.com Govt, AfDB Exposed! 03/30
mypetjawa.mu.nu Ministry of Irony: Somalia Pretty Safe 03/30
mypetjawa.mu.nu Imperial Star Destroyer Bombs Taliban 03/30
allafrica.com Nigeria: Andekin Musa - We Need the Military As Standby Force During Elections 03/30
bbc.co.uk Uganda al-Shabab prosecutor killed 03/30
allafrica.com Uganda: 'Compendium of Conflicts in Uganda' 03/30
allafrica.com Liberia: Mixed Reactions Over Taylor's Denied Request 03/30
allafrica.com Kenya: Australia Issues Travel Alert Over Nairobi Terror Warnings 03/29
apanews.net L'ONU condamne l'attentat dans un hôtel de Mogadiscio 03/29
allafrica.com Nigerian Voters're Exemplary - EU Observers 03/29
allafrica.com Boko Haram Attacks Will Not Affect Bauchi Results - INEC 03/29
mareeg.com A week of loss for Somalia’s strong clubs 03/29
monitor.co.ug Police beef up security at all borders 03/29
foxnews.com China says evacuating citizens from Yemen, suspending anti-piracy patrols off Somali coast 03/29
en.people.cn Evacuation from Yemen set to begin 03/29
businessdailyafrica.com UN offers Kenya Sh3.7bn refund for Somalia operation 03/29
sify.com UN strongly condemns deadly terrorist attack on Mogadishu hotel 03/29
tamilguardian.com Deaths in Mogadishu hotel siege 03/29
scmp.com Chinese navy evacuates Chinese nationals from war-torn Yemen 03/29
allafrica.com Nigeria: Two Killed in Suspected Boko Haram Attack On Polling Stations in North East Nigeria 03/29
allafrica.com Nigeria: Election 2015 - Bomb Blast in Enugu State 03/29
allafrica.com Boko Haram Violence Mars Nigerian General Election 03/29
allafrica.com Nigeria: Army Recapture Boko Haram Headquarters 03/28
usatoday.com Official: Siege of gunmen in Somali hotel ends, 17 dead 03/28
allafrica.com 1 000 Workers Fired in Strike Aftermath 03/28
foxnews.com Officials: Siege by al-Shabab gunmen in Somali hotel continues more than 12 hours later 03/28
aljazeera.com Somali official says siege on Mogadishu hotel over 03/28
cnn.com UN diplomat, 19 others killed in hotel siege 03/28
reuters.com Death toll from Somalia hotel attack rises to 15, fighting continues 03/28
af.reuters.com Death toll from Somalia hotel attack rises to 15, fighting still raging 03/28
sputniknews.com Hostage Crisis at Mogadishu Hotel in Somalia Over 03/28
nzherald.co.nz Official: Siege of gunmen in Somali hotel ends, 17 dead 03/28
nzherald.co.nz Officials: Siege of al-Shabab gunmen in Somali hotel continues more than 12 hours later 03/28
allafrica.com Nigeria: How Gwoza, - Boko Haram HQTRS, Was Liberated - Olukolade 03/28
bbc.co.uk Somalia ends al-Shabab hotel siege 03/28
allafrica.com Somalia Wall Plan Goes On 03/28
modernghana.com Death toll in Mogadishu hotel attack rises to 14 03/28
gmanetwork.com Death toll from Somalia hotel attack rises to 15, fighting continues 03/28
nzherald.co.nz Official: Siege of al-Shabab gunmen by Somali troops in hotel ends, at least 17 dead 03/28
sputniknews.com Pakistani Militants Release Czech Backpackers After Two Years in Captivity 03/28
sputniknews.com Arab League Summit Kicks Off in Sharm El-Sheikh Amid Yemen Crisis 03/28
sputniknews.com Somalia Hotel Attack Death Toll Jumps to 15 03/28
npr.org At Least 17 Dead In Somalia Hotel Attack 03/28
france24.com Deadly al Shabaab siege on Mogadishu hotel ends 03/28
dailytimes.com.pk Death toll in Mogadishu hotel bomb attack rises to 14 : March 28, 2015, 3:45 pm 03/28
allafrica.com I Warned Jonathan Against Boko Haram Ceasefire, Chad's President Opens Up 03/28
grnlive.com Al-Shabaab siege at Somali hotel ends, 17 dead 03/28
wsj.com Somali Hotel Siege Ends 03/28
dw.de Somalia hotel siege ends with several dead 03/28
myaccount.nytimes.com Somali Troops End Siege at Hotel as Death Toll Rises to 15 03/28
somalilandpress.com Somaliland Capacity Building within Healthcare (CBH) – Final Evaluation Report 03/28
un.org UN Somalia envoy condemns deadly terrorist attack on Mogadishu hotel 03/28
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:Discussion on SL Democratic Process, at Hargeysa Culture Center -Saturday 28th, 19.00 , 03/28
somalilandpress.com AMISOM condemns terror attack at Mogadishu Hotel 03/28
somalilandpress.com Somaliland: U’kuse Inaugurates Fully-fledged and Standardized Regional HQs for Information in Awdal 03/28