Archive for Category: "Somalia"

Somalie: deux attaques séparées

Somalie: deux attaques séparées

Deux attaques séparées ont fait au moins deux personnes morts en Somalie dans la capitale Mogadiscio ce jeudi.

Un Représentant Spécial de l’UA pour la Somalie

Un Représentant Spécial de l’UA pour la Somalie

La Présidente de la Commission de l’Union africaine (UA), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, a nommé, hier 10 juillet 2014, Dr. Maman S. Sidikou,

Somalie: explosion d’une voiture piégée

Somalie: explosion d’une voiture piégée

Une voiture a explosé samedi à Mogadiscio près du Parlement somalien. Au moins quatre personnes

Islamist rebels in Somalia kill three

Islamist rebels in Somalia kill three

Islamist rebels shot dead three members of Somalia’s security forces

Kenyan jets hit al Shabaab bases in Somalia

Kenyan jets hit al Shabaab bases in Somalia

Kenyan fighter jets have attacked two bases belonging to Islamist al Shabaab insurgents in Somalia and killed at least 80 militants,

Deadly blast in the Somali capital

Deadly blast in the Somali capital

At least six people have been killed in a bomb explosion in Mogadishu when a remotely controlled bomb

Kenya: expulsion de Somaliens

Kenya: expulsion de Somaliens

Le Kenya a renvoyé 82 Somaliens dans leur pays après une opération massive de sécurité, fort décriée par des ONG

Two foreign U.N. workers killed in Somalia

Two foreign U.N. workers killed in Somalia

A Briton and a Frenchman working for the United Nations were shot dead on Monday at an airport in north-central Somalia, officials said.

Somalie: un hôtel attaqué par Al Shabbab

Somalie: un hôtel attaqué par Al Shabbab

Les combattants islamistes somaliens d’al-Shabab ont attaqué un hôtel dans la ville stratégique de Bulo-burde.

Weapons shipped to the Somali government have been diverted

Weapons shipped to the Somali government have been diverted to al Qaeda-linked militants and clan leaders, according to a team of UN monitors. Senior Somali officials have been implicated in the illicit arms transfers.

U.S. carries out air strike in Somalia

U.S. carries out air strike in Somalia

The U.S. military carried out a missile strike in Somalia on Sunday targeting a suspected militant leader with ties to al Qaeda and al Shabaab.

An economist the new premier of Somalia

An economist the new premier of Somalia

Somalia’s lawmakers on Saturday approved the appointment of new Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, who vowed to appoint a larger and more effective cabinet.

Pirates wielding grenades spur Japan to ease Samurai-era gun ban

Pirates wielding grenades spur Japan to ease Samurai-era gun ban

Pirates wielding rocket-propelled grenades and AK-47s have prompted Japan to ease a samurai-era ban on civilians carrying guns, allowing guards on locally registered oil tankers to be armed for the first time. Shipping companies will be able to place security personnel with guns on the tankers when sailing through specified areas of the Indian Ocean [...]

Two Us raids in Libya and Somalia

Two Us raids in Libya and Somalia

Two U.S. raids in Africa show the United States is pressuring al Qaeda,

Kenya’s Somali Contradiction

Kenya’s Somali Contradiction

by Ben Rawlence*