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War in Somalia


Conflict between Ethiopia-backed provisional government and Union of Islamic Courts
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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
News up to: More trade with Kenya would win Somaliland recognition 07/23 Al Shabaab oo dib ula wareegay deegaanka Beerxaani ee Jubbada Hoose 07/23 Somalia: Key Alshabaab Figure Surrenders to Government 07/22 More trade with Kenya would win Somaliland recogn... 07/22 Race and theatre : Staging Britain’s multiculturalism 07/22 Woman Arrested in U.S. for Funding Al Shabab 07/22 Al Shabaab Retakes City Vacated By Somali Army 07/22 One Man's Terrorist Is Another Man's Carpenter 07/22 Somali government called on to inte 07/22 34 Somali returnees leave Kakuma ca 07/22 Munya Seeks Market for Miraa in Somaliland 07/22 Federal Government adjourns worksho 07/22 Turkish Aid leave Somalia after or 07/22 Somaliland: Jamal’s Ali Hussein UCID victory 07/22 French police clear thousands of migrants from makeshift camp in Paris 07/22 Somaliland: Jamal’s Ali Hussein UCID victor... 07/22 Somalia: Gunmen open fire on passen 07/22 Weerar xoogan oo lagu qaaday Xerada 07/22 Farah backs banning of Russian athletes from games 07/22 Kenyatta signs Bill to disburse Sh302bn to counties 07/22 Somalia: UN envoy calls for better protection of children affected by armed conflict 07/22 Madaxwaynaha dalka oo kormeer ku ta 07/21 Somalia: Rally Held in Somali Town to Denounce Somaliland Raid 07/21 Africa: AU to Establish Peace Fund to Fight Terrorism and Promote Stability 07/21 Somalia women want tougher laws on sexual violence 07/21 Minister Augustine Mahiga”Ta 07/21 Kenya: Rights Group Says Security Agencies Enforced At Least 34 Disappearances 07/21 Two Pix That Kept Somalis Talking 07/21 Africa: Key Opposition Leaders Back Kiir Rejection of AU Troop Deployment 07/21 Somalia: 1,891 Burundian Officers Leave for Home 07/21 Police kill terror suspects in Mombasa 07/21 Hargeisa:Buy our narcotic drugs in 07/21 Key Alshabaab figure surrenders to 07/21 2 Al Shabaab members shot dead in Kisauni, Mombasa 07/21 Somali president meets with U.S. mi 07/21 Kenyan police kill two suspected members of Somalia's al Shabaab 07/21 Somalia: Tension Rises Between Puntland and Somaliland in Sanaag 07/21 One man’s terrorist is another man’s carpenter 07/21 Two British police officers banned from Southern Sudan peacekeeping mission 07/21 HRW: Kenya Disappearances Linked to Counterterrorism Operations 07/20 Exhausted police in France stretched thin by constant security threats 07/20 Kenya: Disappearances, Deaths in Northeast 07/20 Germany Supports The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Assistance to Migrants and Vulnerable Families in Eastern Sudan 07/20 Human Rights Watch oo ciidamada Ken 07/20 Kenya police abduct 34 in hunt for 07/20 Baydhabo:state minister civilian de 07/20 We Should Never Have Gone to Somalia 07/20 Iswa Denies Alleged Killing of Civilians by AU Forces 07/20 Rally held in Somali town to denoun 07/20 Somaliland over run Sanaag captur 07/20 Group: Kenyan security forces 'disappear' 34 suspects 07/20 Troops cordoned off Deva hospital l 07/20 Key opposition leaders back Kiir rejection of AU troop deployment 07/20 NYANG'AYA: Leaders’ bloated egos to blame for senseless killings in 07/20 Why Somaliland now needs international recognition 07/20 New candidacy for the Post of Presi 07/20 Kenya Security Forces 'Disappeared' 34 People in Two Years 07/20 Kenyan forces accused of murder and abduction: report 07/20 Rights group says Kenyan security agencies enforced at least 34 disappearances 07/20 Wasiirka Gaashaandhigga oo Muqdisho 07/20 Somaliland:Hargeysa International Book Fair to broadcast Events on Live Streams and Youtube 07/20 Why Somaliland now needs international recognitio... 07/20 Somalia: Government Condemns AMISON Civilian Deaths Calls for Investigations 07/20 Somalia: MP Slams 'Mass Murder' By Ethiopian Troops 07/20 Somalia: Somalia - AMISOM Readies Anti-Militant Push 07/20 Somalia: SNA, AU Forces Clash in Jalalaqsi, One Soldier Dead 07/20 Uganda: New Battle Group From Uganda Deploys in Somalia 07/19 Somalia: Relative Calm Returns After Battle 07/19 Blast At Army Checkpoint Kills Soldier, Injures Two 07/19 Police Says Sorry to Journalists for 'Sniffer Dog Mistake' 07/19 Somalia: AMISON to Probe 'Civilian Massacre' 07/19 Somali police Issue rare apology t 07/19 AMISOM’s new Force Commander 07/19 Somalia: 14 Civilians Killed in Clashes in Southwest 07/19 AMISOM to probe ‘civilian massacr 07/19 Relative calm returns to Somali tow 07/19 Xildhibaan Faahfaahiyay Qasaaraha K 07/19 Somalia:AMISOM investigates claims 07/19 Somalia: AMISOM readies anti-milita 07/19 Why Somaliland Now Needs International Recognition 07/19 Look, up in the sky: it’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a ... disguised surveillance drone? 07/18 Intelligence Foils Car Bomb Attack On Mogadishu Hotel 07/18 Madaxweynaha Galmudug oo sameeyey 07/18 Kenya: Gunman Kills Police, Takes Hostages 07/18 President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud condemns an attempted coup in Turkey 07/18 Govt Suspends Nile Academy Linked to Failed Turkish Coup 07/18 Citizens Rally in Mogadishu in Solidarity With Erdoğan 07/18 Two State Ministers, Elder Die in Car Accident 07/18 This Is How Somalis Reacted in Social Media to Attempted #turkeycoup 07/18 Somalia: Alshabaab Suspect Kills Five Kenyan Officers in a Police Station 07/18 Govt Orders Pro Gulen NGOs Out 07/18 Al Shabaab Retakes Amara Area From Galmudug Forces 07/18 Al Shabaab Denies Killing of 21 Militants by KDF Attack 07/18 Govt Condemns Deadly Attack in Nice, France 07/18 Four KDF Soldiers Killed by Al Shabaab in Somalia 07/18 AMISOM Did Not Sexually Abuse Children - Army Chief 07/18 Galmudug Says It Will Flush Al Shabaab Out of Mudug 07/18 NISA Blocks Elders From Meeting in Mogadishu 07/18 Central Bank Rethinking U.S. 600 Million Requests From Telecommunication Company 07/18 Fatal Car Accident Kills Four 07/18