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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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tribune.com.pk Obama eased rules for drone strikes in Pakistan: report 04/27
turkishweekly.net 1,200 Somalis return home from war-torn Yemen 04/27
nation.co.ke Kenyans in US more likely to suffer from heart diseases 04/27
allafrica.com Kenya: Kuttuny Youth Fight DP Ruto Allies Over ICC Jail Remarks 04/27
allafrica.com The Shareholder Spring Continues 04/27
allafrica.com Kwibuka 21 - Ministry of Health Commemorates 04/27
allafrica.com Kenya: Suspect 'Was Not in Uhuru Rural' 04/27
allafrica.com Nigeria: Boko Haram Attacks Army Base in Niger 04/27
allafrica.com Nigeria: BBOG Group to Brief Press On NSA's Statement On Rescue of Chibok Girls 04/27
allafrica.com Nigeria League Round-Up - Sunshine Stars Secure Nervy Win in Akure 04/27
allafrica.com East Africa: Muturi Urges EAC to Join War on Terrorism 04/27
allafrica.com Tanzania: Were Tanzanians Spared in the Violence Down South? 04/27
allafrica.com Weakened Boko Haram Still Attacks 04/27
edition.cnn.com Nightmare in Nepal as death toll soars 04/27
edition.cnn.com Cheers as survivors pulled from rubble 04/27
allafrica.com Sudan: 'Peacekeepers Responded Proportionally to Attacks in Kass' 04/26
dailytrust.com.ng Sunday Kitty Group shelve South Africa trip over Xenophobia 04/26
aina.org Faith Turns Christians Into Terrorist Targets 04/26
mareeg.com Alshabaab oo baahiyey sawirrada sarkaal Kenyan oo looga dilay Somalia 04/26
edition.cnn.com Strong aftershock hits Kathmandu 04/26
allafrica.com Mnene Hospital Fraud Trio Acquitted By Gweru Magistrate 04/26
allafrica.com Gwanda CIO Boss Reclaims Disputed Farm 04/26
punchng.com Soldiers rescue two kidnapped Kenyans 04/26
edition.cnn.com Volcano ash choking Chile 04/26
allafrica.com Two Kajiado Leaders Want Somalis Vetted 04/26
mareeg.com Somalia FM Says His Country, Kenya Are on Good Terms 04/26
af.reuters.com Somalia's al Shabaab kills three officials, former lawmaker in Mogadishu 04/26
modernghana.com Islamic State or Al-Qaeda? Somalia's Shebab mulls future 04/26
af.reuters.com Somalia's al Shabaab kills three officials, former lawmaker in Mogadishu 04/26
allafrica.com Kenya: Mau Alert After Terror Attack Scare 04/26
gmanetwork.com Somalia's al-Shabaab kills three officials, former lawmaker in Mogadishu 04/26
af.reuters.com Somalia's al Shabaab kills three officials, former lawmaker in Mogadishu 04/26
aljazeera.com Covering xenophobia in South Africa 04/26
allafrica.com Zifa Dribbles Sponsors Away 04/26
allafrica.com Alarm Bells Ringing Loud for Highlanders, Caps United 04/26
allafrica.com Rwanda Down Somalia in Kigali 04/26
allafrica.com Dembare, City Share Spoils 04/26
businessdailyafrica.com Apartheid system to blame for economic woes 04/26
monitor.co.ug Al-Shabaab are defeated - Museveni 04/26
turkishweekly.net 1,200 Somalis return home from war-torn Yemen 04/26
mareeg.com Madaxweyne Xasan, Axmed Madoobe iyo Shariif Xasan oo tegaya Garowe 04/26
reuters.com Somalia's al Shabaab kills three officials, former lawmaker in Mogadishu 04/26
mareeg.com Kenya start training Somali foreign office officials for diplomatic training 04/26
edition.cnn.com Witness: 'The earthquake swung me, I hit a wall' 04/25
edition.cnn.com 'Massive destruction -- extent is difficult to imagine' 04/25
apanews.net Kenya: Exécution d'un chef local enlevé par des membres suspectés d'Al-Shabab 04/25
edition.cnn.com Quake felt as far away as New Delhi 04/25
edition.cnn.com Witness: 'Houses have cracked and fallen' 04/25
mareeg.com Somalia’s al-Shabab kills man for ‘insulting prophet’ 04/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Is There a Link Between Terrorism and Historical Injustice in Kenya 04/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Demas Kiprono - Linking Terrorism and Historical Injustice in Kenya 04/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Al Shabaab Amnesty Extended By 14 Days, Six Returnees Surrender in Mombasa 04/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Al Shabaab Shot Abducted Mandera Chief 8 Times As Elders Watched, Maalim Buried in Arabia 04/25
rferl.org Train Kills Migrant In Macedonia In Second Accident In Two Days 04/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Two Teachers Abducted a Day After Area Chief Was Killed 04/25
mareeg.com Somali government says Al Shabaab want to carry out attacks in Mosques and markets 04/25
mareeg.com Saraakiil milateri oo lagu kala qoray gobollo kala duwan ee Somalia 04/25
cnn.com Pregnant women try to cross sea to Europe 04/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Q FM Presenter Ryno Dies in Road Accident 04/25
mareeg.com Mr. Magafe, the Libyan warlord who feeds on immigrants 04/25
globalsecurity.org Somali Refugees Deny Camps Used to Train and Plan Terror 04/25
nation.co.ke 23 minutes ago This country has wept enough over tragedies 04/25
voanews.com Somali Foreign Minister Discusses al-Shabab with VOA 04/25
voanews.com Somalia FM Says His Country, Kenya Are on Good Terms 04/25
scoop.co.nz Major Earthquake Strikes Nepal, Convoy of Hope Responds 04/25
allafrica.com South Africa: Police Minister in Moscow for Anti-Drug Meeting 04/25
cnn.com Terrorists target Christians 04/25
mareeg.com Mareykanka: Nin Somali ah oo u hanjabay FPI oo la xiray 04/25
allafrica.com IMF Issues Gloomy Forecast 04/24
timesofindia.indiatimes.com US unsure about who will die in drone strikes 04/24
allafrica.com Sudan: 'Collapse of Security Situation in Darfur' - Umma Party, ICG 04/24
allafrica.com Kenya: UN Mourns Staff Killed in Somalia 04/24
allafrica.com Somalia Coach Resigns to Fate Ahead of Rwanda Clash 04/24
allafrica.com UN Flags at Half Mast in Honour of Staff, Including Two Kenyans, Killed in Somalia 04/24
allafrica.com UN Refugee Chief to Visit to Discuss Return of Somali Refugees 04/24
sky.com Migrants Killed By Train In Canyon 04/24
allafrica.com Kenya: Is Govt's Security Policy the Real Enemy Within? 04/24
bbc.co.uk 'Al-Shabab' kills Kenyan chief 04/24
allafrica.com Sudan: The Chaos in Darfur 04/24
bbc.co.uk Migrants killed on Macedonia railway 04/24
modernghana.com At least 14 migrants killed by train in Macedonia 04/24
foxnews.com 14 migrants killed by train during trek to Europe, police say 04/24
independent.co.uk Migrants killed by train in Macedonia while taking land route to western Europe to avoid sea 04/24
allafrica.com Mali: Inter-Malian Dialogue - Minusma Chief Optimistic About Success of Algiers Process 04/24
allafrica.com Liberia: Over U.S.$104.8 Million Needed for UNMIL Drawdown 04/24
strategypage.com SOMALIA: The Islamic Conundrum 04/24
dw.de Migrants from Somalia and Afghanistan hit by train in Macedonia 04/24
rferl.org Fourteen Migrants Killed In Macedonian Railway Accident 04/24
huffingtonpost.com 14 Migrants Killed By Train While Walking On Macedonia Railway Track 04/24
ibnlive.in.com Somalia-based piracy contained: Parrikar 04/24
modernghana.com BBC World Service Awarded A George Foster Peabody Award—Special Ebola Service Honoured For Public Service 04/24
punchng.com Train kills 14 Somali, Afghan immigrants in Macedonia 04/24
allafrica.com Govt,United States Ink New Deal to Scale Up Ties in Peacekeeping Operations 04/24
modernghana.com At least 14 Somali, Afghan immigrants killed by train in Macedonia 04/24
cnn.com At camp, red dots signify migrants who died at sea 04/24
cnn.com The migrants trying to give birth in Europe 04/24
voanews.com Kenyan Governors Build Confidence to Secure Tip-offs on Islamists 04/24
scmp.com Train kills 14 migrants on Macedonian track 04/24
nation.co.ke 26 minutes ago Cut off Shabaab funds from sugar smuggling 04/24
reuters.com Somalia seeks to drive militants from southern valley bases: PM 04/24