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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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allafrica.com Liberia: U.S. Troops Take First Steps to Help Liberia Combat Ebola 09/30
allafrica.com Conflict Resolution Meeting Held in Mogadishu 09/30
allafrica.com Africa: African Governance Index Shows Small Overall Improvement 09/30
allafrica.com Somali Militants Stone Woman to Death 09/29
allafrica.com Qatari Government Demonstrates Concern Over the Human Rights Situation in Somalia 09/29
edition.cnn.com Kenyatta: To beat ISIS, focus on youth 09/29
allafrica.com An Awareness Campaign to Fight Corruption in Somalia 09/29
allafrica.com Kenya Seizes Tonnes of Contraband Sugar From Somalia 09/29
allafrica.com Private Security Firms Get New Policy 09/29
allafrica.com Kenya Closes Down Madrasa for Radicalizing Students 09/29
allafrica.com Uganda - We Shall Punish AMISON Soldiers Who Rape Somali Women 09/29
allafrica.com Kenya: Al-Shabaab Militants Still Recruiting - Report 09/29
allafrica.com Prime Minister Abdiwali Calls for Puntland and Galmudug State to Solve the Dispute On the Airports Peacefully 09/29
allafrica.com Kenya: Do More to Address Youth Radicalisation 09/29
allafrica.com Britain Prepares to Deport Mo Farah's Brother 09/29
allafrica.com Qeybdiid - the Airports of Gaalkaayo Are Open 09/29
allafrica.com Droughts Response Commission Visits Different Regions Hit By Droughts 09/29
allafrica.com President Hassan - Somalia Was Praised for the Advances of the Operation Against Alshabaab 09/29
allafrica.com Delta State's MDG Feats 09/29
allafrica.com Ethiopia Welcomes the Formation of Regional Administrations in Somalia 09/29
allafrica.com President Hassan Requests Assistance for the Humanitarian Situation in the Country 09/29
allafrica.com Weekly Press Briefing On the Progress of the Government 27 September 2014 09/29
allafrica.com Remarks By AU Chair on the High Level Meeting On Somalia 09/29
allafrica.com Shabelle Statement Board of Directors 09/29
af.reuters.com TRF-Somalia ranks worst in African rule of law index 09/29
bbc.co.uk Mogadishu residents 'feeling safer' 09/29
allafrica.com Libya: U.S. Support Algerian Initiative for Libya, Patterson Says 09/29
allafrica.com Gasana Fit to Lead Rwanda in Fiba Zone V Final Game 09/29
mareeg.com Somalia: Ministry of Agriculture vowed to expand farming coverage 09/29
voanews.com US Troops Take First Steps to Help Liberia Combat Ebola 09/29
allafrica.com Somalia Will Be United By 2016, President Tells UN General Assembly 09/29
modernghana.com NUSOJ protests arrest of media workers over non-payment of salary arrears 09/29
huffingtonpost.com As America Fights Terror, it Loses More Than it Gains 09/29
voanews.com African Governance Index shows Small Overall Improvement 09/29
en.ria.ru Security Situation in Somalia Improving Despite New Risks: Survey 09/29
bbc.co.uk UK relaxes travel advice for Nairobi 09/29
modernghana.com Egypt, Libya plunge in Africa governance index 09/29
businessdailyafrica.com Kenya rises on Mo Ibrahim African governance ranking 09/29
allafrica.com Rwanda in Decider Against Uganda 09/29
sabanews.net Yemen faces dangerous challenges: Al-Arabi 09/28
allafrica.com Woman Executed in Rebel-Held Somali Town 09/28
mareeg.com Somalia puts $2MN bounty for new Al-Shabaab leader 09/28
mareeg.com UN won’t pay Uganda for choppers that crashed over Mt Kenya 09/28
horseedmedia.net Xasan Shiekh Maxamuud oo dalka dib ugu soo laabtay (Video) 09/28
allafrica.com Woman Stoned to Death 09/28
modernghana.com The APC And A Dream That Once Was 09/28
khaleejtimes.com Dubai Police confirm role in 5,588kg hashish haul at sea 09/28
vanguardngr.com Delta State’s MDG feats 09/28
mareeg.com Perceptions of Security and Justice in Mogadishu 09/28
allafrica.com Terrorism, Ebola Are Impeding Development, DR Congo Chief Tells UN 09/28
dw.de Woman executed in rebel-held Somali town 09/27
aljazeera.com Somalia secures millions in financial aid 09/27
allafrica.com Somalia: Sources Describe Final Days of Al-Shabab's Godane 09/27
modernghana.com Somalia's Shebab stone woman to death for polyandry 09/27
reuters.com Somali militants stone woman to death 09/27
eastandard.net Kenya: Al Shabaab targets historical grievances to advance agenda in Kenya 09/27
eastandard.net Kenya: Civil societies criticise State over closure of Islamic religious school 09/27
mareeg.com Ethiopia Welcomes the Formation of Regional Administrations in Somalia 09/27
mareeg.com Uganda: We Shall Punish AMISOM Soldiers Who Rape Somali Women 09/27
mcclatchydc.com Journalist freed by Somali pirates after behind-the-scenes negotiations 09/27
voanews.com Somali Woman Stoned to Death 09/27
news.com.au Woman ‘with four husbands’ stoned to death 09/27
horseedmedia.net Somalia places bounty on Terror group’s new leader 09/27
eastandard.net World: Al Shabaab militants stone woman to death over adultery 09/27
allafrica.com Dr. Tedros Meets Georgian Counterpart in New York 09/26
allafrica.com Rwanda Must Beat Uganda to Qualify for Afrobasket 09/26
bbc.co.uk Somali pirates 'fight over ransom' 09/26
allafrica.com Al-Shabaab - Closer to Home 09/26
allafrica.com Dr. Tedros Meets With the Foreign Minister of Georgia in New York 09/26
modernghana.com Remarks by the African Union Commission Chairperson, HE Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma to the High level meeting on Somalia: Implementing vision 2016: inclusive politics in action, 24 September 2014. New York. USA 09/26
bbc.co.uk 'Radical' Kenya madrassa closed 09/26
english.people.com.cn U.S. queries Uganda over Somalia sexual exploitation reports 09/26
horseedmedia.net Qeybdiid oo laga celiyey Gelinsoor, Xiisada Galmudug & Hubka la keenay Koonfurta Gaalkacyo 09/26
allafrica.com Fears Over Boko Haram Impact on Elections 09/26
allafrica.com IFJ Presses UN Rights Body to Call for Review of Press Law in Somalia 09/26
allafrica.com Following 2.5 Years of His Abduction, German-American Journalist "Michael Scott Moore" Freed 09/26
allafrica.com Statement Regarding Report on Abuse by Peacekeepers 09/26
allafrica.com EU Naval Force Warship ESPS Navarra Has Busy First Two Months On Patrol With Operation Atalanta 09/26
voanews.com Somali Journalists Train in Conflict Coverage 09/26
horseedmedia.net Boqor Burhaan Boqor Muuse oo Casuumaad gaar ah u sameeyey Macalimiinta Masaaridda ku nool Magaalada Qardho (Sawirro) 09/26
bbc.co.uk Africa in pictures: 19-25 September 2014 09/26
allafrica.com Tanzania: Dar Okays Obama Speech On Youth Education, Extremism 09/26
globalsecurity.org Sources Describe Final Days of Al-Shabab's Godane 09/26
allafrica.com State Minister Dewano Meets Norway's Envoy to Somalia 09/26
huffingtonpost.com Canadian Militant Explains How He Ended Up With ISIS In Blunt Vice News Interview 09/26
scmp.com Three Somali pirates killed in fight over US$1.6m ransom money 09/26
modernghana.com Somalia 'no longer broken' but needs aid: president 09/26
antiwar.com Obama Blasts Brutality and Bullying, But Not by Israel 09/26
somalilandpress.com ICP Asks Turkish FM of Somaliland & S. Sudan, Answers on Somalia & Sudan 09/26
mareeg.com Prime Minister Abdiwali Visits the Senior Leadership of Mudulood Community 09/26
thehindu.com Don’t harm migratory Amur Falcons, Nagaland people urged 09/26
myaccount.nytimes.com Somalia: Pirates Fight Over Cash 09/26
allafrica.com Urgent Need for Emergency Relief in Somalia 09/26
sify.com Somalia will be united by 2016, President tells UN General Assembly 09/26
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 'Peace' President? How Obama came to bomb 7 countries in 6 years 09/25
bbc.co.uk France’s hostage nightmare 09/25
modernghana.com Urgent need for emergency relief in Somalia 09/25
mareeg.com somalia: President Hassan “Implementing Vision 2016: Inclusive Politics in Action 09/25
khaleejtimes.com $248 million worth of drugs seized off Somali coast 09/25
upi.com Oil and shipping giants offer $1.5M to counter Somali pirates 09/25