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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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nation.co.ke Calm in Ethiopian capital after landmark elections 05/25
allafrica.com Kenya Allowed Somalia Criminal to Live in the Country-UN Report 05/25
allafrica.com Somalia: Repatriation of Somali Refugees to Resume Next Week 05/25
allafrica.com Ethiopian Foreign Minister Meets With UN Envoy to Somalia 05/25
allafrica.com Heavy Censorship, Intimidation, Arbitrary Arrests and Draconian Orders Threatens Media Freedoms in Puntland and Central Somalia Regions 05/25
allafrica.com Somali Parliament Cancels Session After Explosive Device Found 05/25
allafrica.com Puntland Authorities Detain Editor of Local Radio 05/25
allafrica.com Nigeria: Soldiers Repel Boko Haram From Gubio 05/25
allafrica.com Somali Soldiers Killed MP Yusuf, Says Security Ministry 05/25
allafrica.com Nigeria: 50 Killed, Scores Missing As Gunmen Attack IDPs in Benue 05/25
allafrica.com Somalia MPs Hailed Anti-Jubaland Parliament Motion 05/25
allafrica.com Nigeria: Navy Chief Charges Personnel to Shun Compromise, Indiscipline 05/25
allafrica.com South Africa: Petition Calls On EU to Let White South Africans Return 05/25
nation.co.ke 2  hours ago Repatriation of Dadaab refugees to resume 05/25
allafrica.com Repatriation of Dadaab Camp's Somali Refugees to Continue 05/25
allafrica.com Mogadishu Drive-By Shooting Claims MP's Life 05/25
allafrica.com Al-Shabab Storms Kenyan Village Near Garissa 05/25
allafrica.com UN Official Condemns Killing of Parliamentarian, Reiterates Support for Political Process 05/25
allafrica.com War Against Al-Shabaab Falters Over Money Deals 05/25
allafrica.com KDF 'Aiding' Sh22 Billion Illegal Charcoal Trade-UN 05/25
allafrica.com Muslim Preacher Linked to Al-Shabaab Terror Freed On Bail 05/25
allafrica.com Japan Donate U.S.$2.4 Million to Yemeni Refugees in Somalia 05/25
allafrica.com Germany Continues Participation in the EU Mission in Somalia 05/25
allafrica.com Somaliland Says Will Not Allow More Yemen Refugees 05/25
allafrica.com South Sudan: South Sudanese Shot and Drown in the Bush As They Flee Fighting 05/25
allafrica.com Expert Says President Has No Control Over Security 05/25
allafrica.com UN Condemns the Killing of Somali Lawmaker 05/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Al Shabaab Raid Villages, Hoist Flag in Dadaab 05/25
theeastafrican.co.ke Repatriation of Somali refugees from Dadaab camp set to continue 05/25
modernghana.com UN Special Representative for Somalia condemns attack on Somali MPs 05/25
allafrica.com The Surgeons of Mogadishu 05/25
allafrica.com Puntland Expresses Concern Over Yemen Violence 05/25
allafrica.com Somaliland's Resolve for Recognition 05/25
allafrica.com Africa: I Refuse to Paint Every South African With the Same Brush of Bigotry and Hatred 05/25
allafrica.com The Repatriation of Somali Refugees From Kenya Camps to Resume 05/25
allafrica.com Ethiopia Denies Invading Iiieret Police Station in North Horr, Moyale 05/25
allafrica.com Mozambique: Policemen Involved in Crime 'Deprive Me of Sleep' - Nyusi 05/24
stripes.com Fighting the enemy within: How Muslims in Berlin are tackling jihad 05/24
allafrica.com Jonathan Inaugurates FM Stations for Military 05/24
allafrica.com At Last, Webo, Wanted Notorious Robbery Suspect in SARS, Net 05/24
bbc.co.uk VIDEO: Rehabilitating al-Shabab fighters 05/24
punchng.com 18 dead as al-Shabab fighters attack Somali towns 05/24
allafrica.com Ethiopia: Ethiopian Polls Just a 'Show' Says Opposition 05/24
allafrica.com Zimpost Official Charged With 750 Counts of Fraud 05/24
allafrica.com Ethiopia: Ruling Party on Track to Win As Polls Open 05/24
allafrica.com Bulawayo City Pubs Turned Into 'Sex Paradises' 05/24
allafrica.com At Least 20 Killed in Heavy Fighting 05/24
mareeg.com Pledges made for Somalia at New Castle fire conference 05/24
allafrica.com Deputy Attorney General Visits Prison in Huambo 05/24
allafrica.com Namibe - Police Pension Scheme Presents Annual Plan 05/24
bbc.co.uk The shadowy centre helping former al-Shabab members quit 05/24
allafrica.com How 197 Drug Convicts Escaped From Prison 05/24
af.reuters.com Dozens killed in al Shabaab fighting in Somalia, attacks in capital 05/24
allafrica.com Businessman Loses U.S $40,000 to Fake Cops 05/24
mareeg.com Somali government says MP shot dead in friendly fire 05/24
mareeg.com Somaliland administration says can not cope more Yemen refugees 05/24
edition.cnn.com In video, Somali ISIS members court Al-Shabaab 05/24
allafrica.com Burundi: Burundi Opposition Leaders Go Into Hiding 05/24
apanews.net Somalie : 17 morts dans des combats avec al-Shahab 05/24
apanews.net Un député somalien abattu à Mogadiscio 05/24
upi.com Gunmen assassinate Somali politician in Mogadishu drive-by shooting 05/24
sify.com Somalia: UN official condemns killing of parliamentarian 05/24
voanews.com Official: Killed Somali Lawmaker Was Shot by Soldiers 05/24
allafrica.com Anjin Loses Case Against Guards, Property to Be Attached 05/24
somalilandpress.com Somaliland’s resolve for recognition 05/23
somalilandpress.com Ethiopia:Hailemariam Desalegn Secured His Job, See You in 2030 !!! 05/23
somalilandpress.com Ethiopia:Hailemariam Desalegn Secured His Job, See You in 2030 !!! 05/23
modernghana.com Gunmen kill Somali lawmaker: security official 05/23
reuters.com Dozens killed in al Shabaab fighting in Somalia, attack in capital 05/23
af.reuters.com UPDATE 1-Dozens killed in al Shabaab fighting in Somalia, attack in capital 05/23
gmanetwork.com Al-Shabaab attacks soldiers in south Somalia, two dozen dead 05/23
nzherald.co.nz Somalia: 18 killed in extremist attack in rural Somalia 05/23
voanews.com Al-Shabab Kills Dozens of Soldiers in South Somalia 05/23
dnaindia.com Al Shabaab attacks soldiers in south Somalia, at least 24 dead 05/23
foxnews.com Somalia: 18 killed as suspected Islamic extremists attack rural towns in Somalia 05/23
aljazeera.com Magazine Read: The surgeons of Mogadishu 05/23
mareeg.com Al-Shabab storms Kenyan village near Garissa 05/23
voanews.com FIFA Trains Somali Referees 05/23
turkishweekly.net Al-Shabaab seizes towns, villages in S. Somalia 05/23
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:Mr. Khadar Ali Gaas hands over to New Head of SLNTV 05/23
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:Mr. Khadar Ali Gaas hands over to New Head of SLNTV 05/23
news2.onlinenigeria.com Polls open in Ethiopia 05/23
monitor.co.ug War against al-Shabaab falters over money deals 05/23
mareeg.com somalia:Puntland authorities detain editor of local radio 05/23
mareeg.com Somali parliament speaker extends condolences on the death of Somali lawmaker 05/23
bbc.co.uk Somali MP killed in Mogadishu attack 05/23
aljazeera.com Deaths as al-Shabab fighters attack two Somali towns 05/23
reuters.com Al Shabaab attacks village in Kenya's Garissa 05/22
af.reuters.com Al Shabaab attacks village in Kenya's Garissa 05/22
af.reuters.com Al Shabaab attacks village in Kenya's Garissa 05/22
allafrica.com Over 1000 Somali Refugees From Yemen Arrive Back Home 05/22
allafrica.com Al Shabaab Fighters Enter Kenya Mosque for Preaching 05/22
allafrica.com Police Gives Details On Security Matters in Jowhar 05/22
allafrica.com Somalia Listed As Worst Country for Maternal Health 05/22
timeslive.co.za Al Shabaab attacks village in Kenya's Garisssa 05/22
modernghana.com Islamist Shebab gunmen storm Kenya village 05/22
dailytrust.com.ng Why Islam doesn’t need a reformation 05/22
allafrica.com Kenya: Fresh Attack Thwarted in Garissa County - Govt 05/22
voanews.com Kenya Thwarts Militant Attack in Garissa County 05/22
mareeg.com Somali Elder Gunned Down in Kismayo 05/22