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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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turkishpress.com Genocide goes on globally despite international efforts 04/24
allafrica.com Somalia's Security Agency Unable to Prosecute Criminal Suspects Due Pressure From Officials 04/24
allafrica.com Gunmen Shoot UN Staff, Hijack Vehicle in Hagadera Refugee Camp 04/24
allafrica.com Somalia's Progress in Peril, Kay Says 04/24
allafrica.com Region Moves Closer to Forming Standby Force 04/24
allafrica.com Nine Somalis Charged in Kenya Over Illegal Residence 04/24
allafrica.com Somali Parliament to Review Lawmakers' Security Following Assassinations 04/24
allafrica.com Al-Shabaab Imposes Hefty Taxes Galhareri Residents in Galgadud 04/24
allafrica.com Teen Stowaway's Father Says Allah Protected Son 04/24
panorama.am US drone program unfortunately continuing – analyst 04/24
allafrica.com H.E Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed Lays Foundation Stone for the Aviation Training Academy At Aden Adde Airport 04/24
allafrica.com Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed Lays Foundation Stone for the Aviation Training Academy At Aden Adde Airport 04/24
allafrica.com Junior Hoops Teams in Warm-Up Games 04/24
allafrica.com No Intention of Leaving Somalia - UN 04/24
allafrica.com Night Raid Operation Targets Senior Al Shabaab Officials 04/24
allafrica.com Federal Govt Troops Foil Attack On Police Station in Central Town 04/24
allafrica.com Police Arrests Three Men in Connection With the Murder of Somali Lawmaker 04/24
allafrica.com UN Vehicle Hijacked By Suspected Somali Militants 04/24
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:Relishing Hargeisa Social Loop, deported you to Europe!! 04/24
allafrica.com Senior Al-Shabaab Officials Attacked in Hudur . 04/24
allafrica.com Prime Minister - 'Local Communities and Security Forces Must Have a Close Relationship' 04/24
allafrica.com SINHA Condemns the Assassination of Radio Dalsan Journalist. 04/24
allafrica.com Teen Jet Stowaway Aimed for Somalia, Dad Says 04/24
horseedmedia.net UN: No intention of leaving Somalia 04/24
turkishweekly.net Four dead, including two police, in Nairobi car bomb explosion 04/24
allafrica.com Sierra Leone Sends Women Peacekeepers to Somalia 04/24
allafrica.com Kenya: Police Arrest Al Shabaab Recruiter 04/24
allafrica.com Al-Shabaab Suffer Significant Losses Due to Battle With AMISON, Gov't Forces Last Night in Bay Region 04/24
allafrica.com Long-Term Stability Depends On Professional, Well-Resourced Security Forces 04/24
horseedmedia.net Somalia Cabinet Submits Anti-terrorism law to the Parliament 04/24
somalilandpress.com Ethiopia Asked To Provide Human Rights Groups... 04/24
gmanetwork.com Father thanks God for stowaway son's survival on Hawaii flight 04/24
allafrica.com Somalia: UN Envoy Reaffirms World Body's Strong Resolve to Stay the Course 04/24
mareeg.com SOMALIA Cabinet Approves Central Bank Governor And His Deputy 04/24
bbc.co.uk Plane stowaway 'going to Somalia' 04/24
horseedmedia.net Somalia: New Governor for the Somali Central Bank Appointed 04/24
mareeg.com Somalia:FIFA concludes AM refereeing course in Somalia 04/24
dailystar.com.lb Europe plans to stem flow of returning radicals 04/24
npr.org Stowaway Teen's Father Was Shocked To Hear Son Was In Hawaii 04/24
scmp.com Experts warn that the global shipping industry is vulnerable to cyber-attack 04/24
mareeg.com somalia: Foundation stone for the Aviation Training Academy started at Mogadishu Airport 04/24
mareeg.com Somalia:Alshabaab suffered immense fatalities in bay regions 04/24
horseedmedia.net Somalia: Somali President Spokesman Resigns 04/24
allafrica.com Somalia: Al-Shabaab Claims Responsibility for Killing Lawmaker in Mogadishu, Second in 24 Hours 04/23
allafrica.com 'Support Somali State or Risk Takeover' 04/23
allafrica.com 60 Somaliland Soldiers Surrender to Puntland Army 04/23
allafrica.com Somali Radio Worker Assassinated in Mogadishu 04/23
allafrica.com President Uhuru Kenyatta Mourns Somali MP Killed in Bomb Attack 04/23
allafrica.com Burundi President Arrives in Mogadishu On First Visit 04/23
allafrica.com Somalia's Vision 2016 Is Top Govt Priority, Minister Says 04/23
allafrica.com Nisa Director Accuses Custodial Corps of Releasing Inmates 04/23
allafrica.com UN Envoy to Somalia Condemns MP, Journalist Murder in Mogadishu 04/23
allafrica.com Kenya: Bomb Hoax Disrupts Nyahururu Court Operations 04/23
horseedmedia.net Cracking down on Nairobi’s Somalis 04/23
mareeg.com Stowaway teen says he was trying to see mother in Somalia, official says 04/23
antaranews.com S. Korean prosecutors raid office of sunken ferry operator 04/23
isn.ethz.ch Ethnic Somalis Under Pressure in Kenyan Capital 04/23
sky.com Hawaii: Teen Stowaway 'Tried To Get To Africa' 04/23
cnn.com Teen stowaway recovering at hospital 04/23
allafrica.com Lack of Condemnation From Central Government On Arrest of Somali Refugees in Nairobi, Says Legislator 04/23
allafrica.com UN Envoy Warns Violence May Force Diplomats Out of Somalia 04/23
allafrica.com Aid Workers Missing After Carjacking in Dadaab 04/23
npr.org Stowaway Teen May Have Been Trying To Reunite With His Mom 04/23
allafrica.com IPU Calls for Greater Protection for MPs in Somalia Following Another Assassination 04/23
allafrica.com Somali Legislators Life At Risk Due to NISA, Says MP 04/23
punchng.com UN vehicle hijacked by suspected Somali militants 04/23
modernghana.com Terrorism: Analysing The N76 Billion CCTV Scam 04/23
allafrica.com Sierra Leone: President Koroma Applauds Security Services 04/23
mareeg.com Somalia:Somali Army raided Senior Al-Shabaab officials hideout 04/23
mareeg.com SomaliaPrime Minister: “local communities and security forces must have a close relationship 04/23
mareeg.com No intention of leaving Somalia: UN 04/23
foxnews.com Car bomb explodes outside Nairobi police station; 4 people, including 2 officers, killed 04/23
rediff.com Nairobi: Two cops among four killed in car bombing 04/23
bbc.co.uk Deadly car bomb strikes Nairobi 04/23
horseedmedia.net Somalia: Prime Minister closed the National Security Conference held in Mogadishu 04/23
voanews.com VOA Exclusive: Teen Stowaway's Father Says Allah Protected Son 04/23
nzherald.co.nz UN envoy says 'no intention' to leave Somalia 04/23
un.org UN envoy reaffirms world body's strong resolve to stay the course in Somalia 04/23
theeastafrican.co.ke UN may withdraw from Somalia, envoy warns 04/23
horseedmedia.net Somalia: Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh lays foundation stone for Aviation Training Academy 04/23
scoop.co.nz UN Reaffirms World Body’s Resolve In Somalia 04/23
news24.com Car bomb outside Nairobi police station kills 4 04/23
modernghana.com Four dead in Nairobi car bomb explosion 04/23
horseedmedia.net Kenya: UN aid worker shot, injured in Daadab 04/23
eastandard.net Somali radio on peace mission 04/23
dw.de Four die in Nairobi car bombing 04/23
reuters.com Car bomb in Kenyan capital kills four people 04/23
nzherald.co.nz 4 dead: Car bomb blast at Nairobi police station 04/23
horseedmedia.net Kenya: Car bomb kills four in Kenyan capital 04/23
somalilandpress.com Somaliland’s Long Game 04/23
monitor.co.ug Africa doesn’t have too many wars, we just need to pick the right fights 04/23
independent.co.uk Bomb blast in Nairobi kills four people 04/23
reuters.com All at sea: global shipping fleet exposed to hacking threat 04/23
news2.onlinenigeria.com Another Prophetic Warning Of T.B. Joshua Fulfilled 04/23
allafrica.com Somalia: Somali Lawmaker Killed in Car Bomb 04/22
allafrica.com Djibouti: Djibouti to Send 140 Troops to Central African Republic 04/22
allafrica.com Somali Parliament Pushes for Stricter Monitoring of Govt Spending 04/22
allafrica.com Mohamud Opens National Security Conference in Mogadishu 04/22
cnn.com 2nd Somali lawmaker killed 04/22
strategypage.com LEADERSHIP: The Chinese Navy Goes Global 04/22