Archive for Category: "Somalia"

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*

l’UE se penche sur le cas de la Somalie

l’UE se penche sur le cas de la Somalie

L’Union Européenne organise ce lundi 16 septembre une réunion internationale à Bruxelles

Somalia, dangerous outbreak of polio virus

Somalia, dangerous outbreak of polio virus

Aid workers in war-torn Somalia are struggling to contain a dangerous outbreak of the crippling polio virus, with rampant insecurity hampering efforts, the United Nations said.

Somalia, plane burts at Mogadishu airport

Somalia, plane burts at Mogadishu airport

An Ethiopian military aircraft carrying ammunition crash-landed at Mogadishu’s international airport on Friday, bursting into flames and killing four of the six crew members.

Libération d’otages en Somalie

Libération d’otages en Somalie

Deux jeunes espagnoles kidnappées au Kenya il y a de cela deux ans

L’Union africaine ciblée en Somalie

L’Union africaine ciblée en Somalie

Au moins cinq personnes ont été tuées dans un attentat-suicide visant des soldats de l’Amisom,

Somalia clan leader fighting on strategic port city

Somalia clan leader fighting on strategic port city

A clan leader opposed by Somalia’s federal government has strengthened his grip on Kismayu after three