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Two Al-Shabaab terrorists killed in S. Somalia

African Union peacekeeping mission (AMSIOM) backed by Somali forces killed two Al-Shabaab terrorists on Monday in Somalia’s southern city of Kimaiyo. AMISOM said the allied forces conducted a security disruption and clearing operation in Caba village outside the port city…
INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY WELCOMES THE PROGRESS MADE IN Somalia

The United Nations, the African Union, the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the European Union (EU), Ethiopia, Italy, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States of America welcome the progress made in clarifying the electoral model, takes note of…
Somalia lifts ban on Kenya miraa exports

A side meeting between President Uhuru Kenyatta and his host Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud might have saved the ailing miraa business after the Somali government lifted a ban on the stimulant. Tuesday evening, the Somali government lifted its ban on miraa…
Why Somalia suspended Kenya’s miraa planes

Somalia temporarily banned Kenya’s miraa planes from its airspace after intelligence reports that al Shabaab terrorists were likely to attack its busiest airport. The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (Igad) conference is set to take place in the capital Mogadishu next…
Puntland Rejects suspended Khat flights

Garowe, (Puntlandnews) Puntland authorities rejects decision from federal government of Somalia, which has suspended all Khat flights from Kenya to Somalia Puntland spokesman, Abdullahi Quraanjecel, who spoke to local media said, that this decision will not affect of Puntland’s Airports and also…
Somali government suspended all Khat flights

BREAKING: Somali government has announced it has suspended all Khat flights from Kenya to Somalia. Somali Minister of Civil Aviation, Ali Ahmed Jangali, has told the BBC the government has decided to suspend temporarily all Khat exports to Somalia from…
AU forces ‘kill’ civilians in attack in southern Somalia

The African Union forces fighting the Al-Qaeda linked militant group in Somalia have shot dead four civilians including two women, in latest of several attacks targeting civilians. Witnesses told that soldiers patrolling a street indiscriminately shot dead the civilians travelling…
Islamic State attacks Syrian forces near Damascus

Islamic State fighters launched attacks on government-held areas near Damascus overnight in what a Syrian source said appeared to be a response to the group’s loss of ground elsewhere. The group said in a statement it had attacked the Tishrin…
U.S. employment gains seen strong, but wages tepid

U.S. job growth likely remained strong in March, underpinning economic growth, but tepid wage gains and weak global demand could keep the Federal Reserve cautious about raising interest rates this year. Nonfarm payrolls probably increased 205,000 last month after rising…