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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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somalilandpress.com Somaliland:New US – Based Company Plans to Invest in Eastern Africa Region 02/19
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:New US – Based Company Plans to Inve... 02/18
tribune.com.pk Somalian president receives Trump-inspired cap from US ambassador 02/18
allafrica.com New President Farmajo Meets With U.S Ambassador in Mogadishu 02/18
nationalpost.com From the bloody cauldron of Somalia’s civil war to inner cabinet: The dazzling rise of Ahmed Hussen 02/18
allafrica.com Blast Kills At Least 2, Injures Three in Central Somalia 02/18
realclearworld.com The Time Is Now to Prevent a New Famine in Somalia 02/18
impunitywatch.com Somalia Elects New President Amid Many Challenges in the Country 02/18
nzherald.co.nz 140 Somali refugees settled in US after court suspends ban 02/18
foxnews.com 140 Somali refugees settled in US after court suspends ban 02/18
allafrica.com Still in Limbo, Somaliland Banking On Berbera 02/18
nation.co.ke Somalia a great example to rest of Africa 02/18
globalsecurity.org UN: Malnourishment Threatening Hundreds of Thousands of Somali Children 02/18
appablog.wordpress.com Norway provides NOK 64 million for efforts to prevent famine in Somalia 02/17
africa-newsroom.com Norway provides NOK 64 million for efforts to prevent famine in Somalia 02/17
allafrica.com Africa: Up to 20 Million Threatened By Drought in Eastern Africa 02/17
allafrica.com Three Killed in Mortar Attack Near Presidential Palace 02/17
appablog.wordpress.com World Must Act Now to Save Lives in Somalia, UN Agencies Warn 02/17
africa-newsroom.com World Must Act Now to Save Lives in Somalia, UN Agencies Warn 02/17
huffingtonpost.com How A Hijab-Friendly Brooklyn Salon Became A Space For Women's Empowerment 02/17
dailytimes.com.pk Model wears hijab while walking for Kanye West’s collection showcase 02/17
sabanews.net FAO: it is unacceptable deaths of millions of starvation in 21st century 02/17
nytimes.com Congolese Soldiers Reportedly Fire on Unarmed Civilians 02/17
globalsecurity.org UN: Drought-stricken Somalia Has 2 Months to Avert Catastrophe 02/17
globalsecurity.org 'No time to lose' as humanitarian catastrophe looms in Somalia - UN agencies 02/17
allafrica.com British Urges Action to Prevent Somalia Famine 02/16
foxnews.com Al-Shabab claims mortar attack near Somalia leader ceremony 02/16
nation.co.ke Somalia's new leader faces delicate balancing act 02/16
kbctv.co.ke Somalia on path to full recovery, says President Kenyatta 02/16
dailytimes.com.pk Kayne West endorses Hijaab culture 02/16
theeastafrican.co.ke Somalia to suspend flights on Farmajo inauguration day 02/16
dw.com Up to 20 million threatened by drought in eastern Africa 02/16
dw.com Up to 20 million threatened by drought in eastern Africa 02/16
nation.co.ke Somalia to suspend flights to Mogadishu on inauguration day 02/16
stripes.com 2 dead as al-Shabab claims mortar attack near Somalia palace 02/16
allafrica.com UN Appeals U.S.$864 Million to Tackle Somalia Drought 02/16
allafrica.com Mortar Rounds Land Around Villa Somalia 02/16
allafrica.com CPJ Calls On Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed to Safeguard Journalists 02/16
allafrica.com Farmaajo Takes Over Villa Somalia 02/16
allafrica.com Somaliland Journalist Oldon Arrested After Meeting Farmaajo 02/16
allafrica.com Is Democracy Emerging in Somalia? 02/16
allafrica.com The Time is Now to Prevent a New Famine 02/16
allafrica.com Govt Plans to File Legal Complaint Against UAE Over Somaliland Base 02/16
bbc.co.uk Somalia faces 'catastrophic' famine if drought continues 02/16
monitor.co.ug Kanye West puts hijab-wearing model on catwalk 02/16
appablog.wordpress.com Somalia: ICRC assisting 240,000 people affected by severe drought 02/16
appablog.wordpress.com Somalie : le CICR vient en aide à 240 000 personnes victimes de la sécheresse 02/16
africa-newsroom.com Somalia: ICRC assisting 240,000 people affected by severe drought 02/16
dnaindia.com Four famines mean 20 million may starve in the next six months 02/16
allafrica.com Ethiopian Lauds Defense Forces for War On Al-Shabaab 02/16
telegraph.co.uk Donald Trump to replace travel ban order for seven Muslim-majority countries 'in near future' 02/16
npr.org 'Man Of Good Hope' Tells A Somali Refugee's Story — In Song 02/16
scmp.com Trump gives up appealing travel ban, will issue new immigration order 02/16
theeastafrican.co.ke Shabaab claims attack as new Somali leader takes office 02/16
pambazuka.org An open letter to Somalia’s newly elected President 02/16
cnn.com Trump promises new immigration order 02/16
globalsecurity.org Somalia 'plans to file legal complaint against UAE' over Somaliland base 02/15
bbc.co.uk Footballer guilty of 'unethical hair' 02/15
allafrica.com East Africa: Former UN Chief Commends Kenya's Role in Regional Peace 02/15
allafrica.com Somalia: Govt Requests Exemption from U.S. Executive Order on Migration 02/15
allafrica.com Kenya: How the Courts Schooled Donald Trump and Kenya On Refugee Rights 02/15
allafrica.com Somalia: Calm Returns to Parts of Mudug Region After Battle 02/15
allafrica.com Somalia: One Killed, 2 Hurt in Wanlaweyn Gunfight 02/15
allafrica.com With So Much Goodwill, New Somali Leader Should Be Better 02/15
allafrica.com Somalia: Land Mine Blast At Army Checkpoint Leaves 2 Dead 02/15
allafrica.com Burundi: Burundi Sends Fresh Boots On the Ground to Replace Previous Group of Soldiers in Somalia 02/15
allafrica.com Will New Reformer President Overcome the Huge Challenges? 02/15
theeastafrican.co.ke Mativo stood up for all of us, not just Somali refugees 02/15
pbs.org Trump’s orders on immigration rattle some educators 02/15
businessdailyafrica.com Teachers biggest winners in Sh2.62 trillion budget 02/15
somalilandpress.com SwanCare medical equipment on way to help people ... 02/15
cpj.org CPJ calls on Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed to safeguard journalists 02/15
edition.cnn.com Somalis finding their place in Minnesota 02/15
allafrica.com Global Charity Group Warns of Famine in Somalia 02/15
allafrica.com The Country Destined for a Brighter Future After Poll 02/15
allafrica.com Daallo Plane Carring Somali MPs and Ministers Makes Emergency Landing in Nairobi 02/15
somalilandpress.com SOMALI OFFICIAL SAYS SOMALILAND DEAL WITH UAE CORRUPT, ILLEGAL 02/15
cnn.com Congressional Dems join court challenge to Trump's travel ban 02/15
somalilandpress.com SwanCare medical equipment on way to help people of Somaliland 02/15
nzherald.co.nz British envoy urges action to prevent Somalia famine deaths 02/15
somalilandpress.com Proposal of New Name for Somaliland Republic 02/15
rt.com ‘It must be joke’: Bitter debate in Sweden over plans to use Camel Park to integrate migrants 02/14
aljazeera.com How to tackle repetitive droughts in the Horn of Africa 02/14
tribune.com.pk Seattle judge set to move forward on Trump immigration case 02/14
allafrica.com How Digital MPs and Social Media Changed the Course of Somali Elections 02/14
upi.com Virginia judge blocks Trump travel ban 02/14
dnaindia.com Challenge to Trump travel ban moves forward in two courts 02/14
allafrica.com Iran Gets 8 Sailors Freed From Somali Pirates - MP 02/14
theeastafrican.co.ke Will new reformer Somali president overcome the huge challenges? 02/14
nation.co.ke Somalia's new president signals a new era of hope for country 02/14
allafrica.com Burundi Sends Fresh Troops to AU Mission in Somalia 02/14
allafrica.com Military Court Sentence 7 Al-Shabaab Militants to Death 02/14
cnn.com Why refugees are risking life and limb to escape to Canada 02/14
nation.co.ke Calm returns to Meru-Isiolo border 02/14
foxnews.com German hostage says Abu Sayyaf threatening to behead him 02/14
allafrica.com Visiting UN Official Calls for Respect of Human Rights During Military Operations 02/14
africa-newsroom.com Drought is pushing food prices up sharply in East Africa 02/14
vanguardngr.com Trump’s baptism of fire, travel ban shot down 02/14
un.org Drought drives food price spike in East Africa, UN warns 02/14
nzherald.co.nz Somaliland asks US for exemption to Trump's travel ban 02/14