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War in Somalia

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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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mareeg.com Attempt by President Hassan to Convince MPs Ends Up Fruitless 11/27
dnaindia.com Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to roll out E-visa facility for 43 countries 11/27
mareeg.com Somalia: Girl killed her father under questioning in Hargeisa 11/27
allafrica.com Somali's Foreign Minister Meets Yemeni Prime Minister 11/27
allafrica.com AU Special Envoy On Women, Peace and Security Visits Somalia 11/27
allafrica.com Kenya: KDF Says 49 More Al Shabaab Militia Killed in Somalia 11/27
allafrica.com Kenya: Hundreds Crammed At Mandera KDF Camp 11/27
allafrica.com Kenya: Kenyans Protest Insecurity, Demand Leaders Take Action 11/27
allafrica.com Kenya: Kenyan Officials Urge Civil Servants Not to Leave Mandera 11/27
allafrica.com Somalia: Joint Forces Nab Al-Shabaab Suspects During Raids in Three Regions 11/27
allafrica.com African Union Gender Envoy Visits Mogadishu 11/27
allafrica.com Kenya: 13 Youths Remanded Over Terror-Related Charges 11/27
allafrica.com Mudug Administration Donates Money to Family of Assassinated Journalist 11/27
allafrica.com EU Naval Force Warship Invites Local Somali Leaders On Board 11/27
allafrica.com Somalia, Yemen Agree to Boost Co-Operation 11/27
allafrica.com Kenya - We Are Appealing to the International Community to Sort Out Somalia Top Leaders Dipsute 11/27
allafrica.com President's Attempt to Convince Parliamentarians Fails 11/27
allafrica.com Kenya: Wajir North MP Wants Moses Kuria Arrested for 'Religious Hate' 11/27
bbc.co.uk Sex abuse gangs jailed for grooming 11/27
allafrica.com Kenya: Protesters #OccupyHarambeeave Over Insecurity 11/27
allafrica.com UN to Discuss Somalia Maritime Water 11/27
news.com.au UK convicts 14 for running sex ring 11/27
allafrica.com Kenya: Attackers Plucked 'Mwingi Family's Flower' 11/27
nzherald.co.nz 14 convicted in UK of sexually exploiting girls 11/27
allafrica.com Uhuru Fires Back At Critics Over Security. 11/27
allafrica.com Africa: ICRC Seeks Record U.S.$1.7 Billion for Humanitarian Work in 2015 11/27
mizzima.com Myanmar armed group signs commitment on human rights in conflict 11/27
economist.com Piracy in Africa: The ungoverned seas 11/27
thestar.com 34 kilometres to freedom, one misstep to death 11/27
reuters.com Stranded Kenyan workers demand evacuation after Islamist attack 11/27
modernghana.com Kenya police allow mosques to reopen in port city 11/27
sabanews.net Somali Foreign Minister leaves Sana'a 11/27
punchng.com Kenya’s military kills 49 Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia 11/27
allafrica.com UN, Amisom Issue Civil-Military Guidelines for Somalia 11/26
allafrica.com Kenya: Kenyan Unions Advise Members to Leave North-Eastern Region 11/26
allafrica.com Kenya: Kisii County to Pay Burial Expenses for Mandera Victims 11/26
the-star.co.ke FURY OVER PRESIDENT UHURU KENYATTA ABSENCE 11/26
allafrica.com Kenya: Mombasa Court Orders Investigation Into Makaburi Ally 11/26
allafrica.com Somalia: State Building and the Credibility Conundrum 11/26
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:Hargeysa Cultural Center - Book launch;The Mystery of the Land of Punt Unravelled 11/26
allafrica.com Unesco Chief Denounces Murder of Somali Radio Journalist 11/26
kbc.co.ke President Kenyatta meets security chiefs 11/26
allafrica.com Kenya MPs Demanding the Government to Recruit Somali-Kenya Forces to Fight Against Alshabaab. 11/26
allafrica.com One of the Copenhegan Delegates Emphasize Somalia Top Leaders Dispute 11/26
allafrica.com Kenya: Ruiru MP Wants Security Chiefs to Take Responsibility of the Mandera Attacks-MP 11/26
sabanews.net President Hadi meets Somali FM 11/26
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:Long-Term Plan for Fisheries Development in SL and Somalia 11/26
sabanews.net Yemen, Somalia discuss higher education cooperation 11/26
npr.org A Somali Aid Worker Would Rather Give Out Cash Than Free Food 11/26
aljazeera.com Does Uhuru Kenyatta know Kenya is burning? 11/26
zeenews.india.com Electronic visa facility for 43 countries to be rolled out Thursday 11/26
allafrica.com Kenya: Three Mumias Families Mourn Kin Killed in Mandera Attack 11/26
allafrica.com Kenya: Improve Security to Attract More Investors - Minister 11/26
allafrica.com EU's Anti-Piracy 'Operation Atalanta' Extended to December 2016 11/26
sky.com Kenyans Protest Over Surge In Terror Attacks 11/26
allafrica.com Cabinet Ministers Discuss the Disagreement Between the President and the PM 11/26
allafrica.com AU's Special Envoy for Women Bineta Meets Somali Ministers in Mogadishu 11/26
allafrica.com Foreign Ministers of Somalia and Yemen Meet 11/26
mareeg.com AU Special Envoy on Women, Peace and Security visits Somalia 11/26
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:As the mediation efforts of our house of elders between two groups of our house parliamentarians become fruitful, this meditation brought the mind at home. 11/26
somalilandpress.com Why Somaliland Wants to be an In.. 11/26
af.reuters.com Somalia's new bourse sees seven firms listing on opening in 2015 11/26
somalilandpress.com Somaliland:As uncertainty reigns.. 11/26
monitor.co.ug Top officers sold electricity to Somalis - witness 11/26
somalilandpress.com Leveraging State-Building in Som.. 11/26
voanews.com Food Aid in Short Supply for Refugees in Kenya 11/26
youtube.com President Kenyatta Pledges To Revamp Country’s Security Structures 11/26
allafrica.com EU Anti-Piracy Mission Opens Base in Mogadishu 11/26
allafrica.com Kenya: Protests Over Insecurity in Kenya 11/25
mareeg.com Somali PM: The presidency, organized illegal no-confidence motion 11/25
allafrica.com Interim Jubba Administration Executes Former Soldier for Killing Child 11/25
panorama.am 100 civilians massacred near Congo-Uganda border 11/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Photos of Dead Al-Shabaab Militia Raise Doubts 11/25
allafrica.com Alshabab Suspects Arressted in Baidoa 11/25
allafrica.com Prof. Jawari - We Postponed the Debating of the Motion 11/25
allafrica.com Somali Parliament Again Fails to Hold 'No Confidence' Vote 11/25
allafrica.com Somalia, UNDP to Begin Climate Resilience Programme 11/25
allafrica.com Somalia's Jawari Meets With Djiboutian Leaders 11/25
allafrica.com Kenya: School in Mourning As Shabaab Kills Seven Teachers 11/25
allafrica.com Teachers in Mandera Town Fear for Their Lives 11/25
allafrica.com Members of the Parliament Are Expected to Debate On the Motion Against the PM 11/25
allafrica.com Teachers in Mandere Town Fear for There Lives. 11/25
allafrica.com Iran - We Will Recruit Special Forces for Somalia 11/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Union Boss Tells Doctors to Get Out of Mandera 11/25
allafrica.com Mandera Teachers to Leave Due to Fear From Al Shabaab. 11/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Citizens, Religious Leaders Call for Unity After Mandera Bus Attack 11/25
allafrica.com Kenya: United Nations Agencies Seek to Restore Full Rations to Kenya Camps 11/25
modernghana.com Kenyan unions warn thousands of workers to leave restive north 11/25
eastandard.net NCIC faults unions for asking members to leave Mandera 11/25
vanguardngr.com Thousands warned to leave Kenya’s restive north 11/25
bbc.co.uk Kenyans flee after militant attack 11/25
modernghana.com SECURITY COUNCIL PRESS STATEMENT ON TERRORIST ATTACK IN MANDERA, KENYA 11/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Kenya Warns Terrorist Sympathizers 11/25
allafrica.com Cabinet Ministers Meeting. 11/25
allafrica.com Somali Parliament Speaker Announces the Postponement of Parliament Sessions 11/25
allafrica.com Foreign Minister of Somalia Meets Yeman Foreign Minister 11/25
eastandard.net ACTED Cashier Jobs in Kenya 11/25
allafrica.com Kenya: Terrorism - Close Ally Of Slain Cleric Arrested 11/25
eastandard.net Kenya seeks intervention over Somali leadership row 11/25
hosted.ap.org AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa 11/25