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Boston Globe
Somalia accuses US over airstrikeMOGADISHU, Somalia — The Somali government has accused US forces of carrying ou
Somalia accuses US over airstrike
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia — The Somali government has accused US forces of carrying out an airstrike earlier this week which killed 13 Somali soldiers. The Somali government on Thursday demanded an explanation from the United States for the airstrike,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Somalia accuses US over airstrikeMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - The Somali government has accused U.S. forces of carr
Somalia accuses US over airstrike
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - The Somali government has accused U.S. forces of carrying out an airstrike earlier this week which killed 13 Somali soldiers. The Somali government on Thursday demanded an explanation from the U.S. for the airstrike,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Somalia accuses US over airstrikeMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - The Somali government has accused U.S. forces of carr
Somalia accuses US over airstrike
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - The Somali government has accused U.S. forces of carrying out an airstrike earlier this week which killed 13 Somali soldiers. The Somali government on Thursday demanded an explanation from the U.S. for the airstrike,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Somalia accuses US over airstrikeMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - The Somali government has accused U.S. forces of carr
Somalia accuses US over airstrike
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - The Somali government has accused U.S. forces of carrying out an airstrike earlier this week which killed 13 Somali soldiers. The Somali government on Thursday demanded an explanation from the U.S. for the airstrike,... Read more
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FOX News
Somalia Accuses Us Over AirstrikeMOGADISHU, Somalia – The Somali government has accused U.S. forces of carrying
Somalia Accuses Us Over Airstrike
FOX News / Posted 10 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia – The Somali government has accused U.S. forces of carrying out an airstrike earlier this week which killed 13 Somali soldiers. The Somali government on Thursday demanded an explanation from the U.S. for the airstrike, expressing... Read more
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DW
US builds new drone base in Niger |investing $50 million (45 million euros) in a military air base, which will be
US builds new drone base in Niger |
DW / Posted 14 hours ago
investing $50 million (45 million euros) in a military air base, which will be capable of deploying drones, in Niger's central city of Agadez. Pentagon spokeswoman Michelle Baldanza said the US "has negotiated an agreement with the government of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Demands Explanation for U.S. AirstrikeSomalia's government is demanding an explanation from the United States for Wed
Govt Demands Explanation for U.S. Airstrike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Somalia's government is demanding an explanation from the United States for Wednesday's deadly airstrike in central Somalia. The Pentagon said in news release Thursday that its forces launched a "self-defense" strike against al-Shabab near the town... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Gyan fires Uganda warning after netting brace for Al Ahlia strong warning to Uganda ahead of their 2018 World Cup qualifier by scoring a
Gyan fires Uganda warning after netting brace for Al Ahli
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 22 hours ago
a strong warning to Uganda ahead of their 2018 World Cup qualifier by scoring a brace for Al Ahli in their 3-2 win over Al Shabab in the UAE League Cup on Thursday. Gyan, 30, put his team 2-1 ahead in the 35th minute after Lima had canceled... Read more
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Aljazeera
Somalia asks US to explain strike that 'killed troops'Somalia's government has requested an explanation from the United States for an
Somalia asks US to explain strike that 'killed troops'
Aljazeera / Posted 22 hours ago
Somalia's government has requested an explanation from the United States for an air raid it says killed 22 soldiers and civilians in the north of the country. Officials in the semi-autonomous region of Galmudug said a US bombing killed members of... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Al Ahli beat Al Shabab in close encounter Action from the Al Ahli versus Al Shabab (green outfit) encounter in Dubai. -
Al Ahli beat Al Shabab in close encounter
Khaleej Times / Posted yesterday
Action from the Al Ahli versus Al Shabab (green outfit) encounter in Dubai. - Courtesy AGL The green shirts levelled terms but a Rodrigo Lima penalty and an Asamoah Gyan double strike took the Red Knights... Read more
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DW
Somalia wants explanation after US 'friendly fire' bombing |least 22 soldiers and civilians were killed in the attack on Wednesday, accordi
Somalia wants explanation after US 'friendly fire' bombing |
DW / Posted yesterday
least 22 soldiers and civilians were killed in the attack on Wednesday, according to local officials. They alleged that no al Shabab militants were in the area at the time, and accused the US of acting on erroneous information about the al... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Announces Strike On Al-Shabab FightersThe United States said Wednesday that it had launched a "self-defense" airstrik
U.S. Announces Strike On Al-Shabab Fighters
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The United States said Wednesday that it had launched a "self-defense" airstrike on al-Shabab fighters in Somalia, killing at least nine militants. The Pentagon's announcement of the strike partly confirmed a report by the Somalia government. Somali... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Accused of Killing 22 Troops in Air StrikeAn American air strike in northern Somalia killed as many as 22 soldiers, an of
U.S. Accused of Killing 22 Troops in Air Strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
An American air strike in northern Somalia killed as many as 22 soldiers, an official from the region alleged, suggesting the United States had been duped into attacking Somali troops. The Galmudug region's Security Minister Osman Issa said 22 of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
FBI head: Extremism apparent influence in Minnesota attackMINNEAPOLIS (AP) - FBI Director James Comey said Wednesday that the man who sta
FBI head: Extremism apparent influence in Minnesota attack
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - FBI Director James Comey said Wednesday that the man who stabbed and wounded 10 people in a central Minnesota mall before he was shot and killed by an off-duty police officer appears to have been inspired, at least in part, by... Read more
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Aljazeera
Somalia: US accused of killing 22 troops in air strikeAn American air strike in northern Somalia killed as many as 22 soldiers, an of
Somalia: US accused of killing 22 troops in air strike
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
An American air strike in northern Somalia killed as many as 22 soldiers, an official from the region alleged, suggesting the United States had been duped into attacking Somali troops. The Galmudug region's Security Minister Osman Issa said 22 of... Read more
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FOX News
Us Military: Killed 4 Somali Al-Shabab Fighters In 'Self-Defense'U.S. airstrikes in Somalia killed four al-Shabab fighters in "self-defense," mi
Us Military: Killed 4 Somali Al-Shabab Fighters In 'Self-Defense'
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. airstrikes in Somalia killed four al-Shabab fighters in "self-defense," military officials confirmed to Fox News on Wednesday. The extremists launched attacks on Somali troops and their U.S. advisers on Monday in a village near the port city of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Fears 'Manipulation' As Somalia Delays ElectionsThe United Nations has expressed disappointment over a new delay in Somalia's p
UN Fears 'Manipulation' As Somalia Delays Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The United Nations has expressed disappointment over a new delay in Somalia's presidential and legislative elections, and expressed hope that the balloting will be "transparent and credible." The UN special representative for Somalia, Michael... Read more
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FOX News
Us Military Says It Kills 4 Al-Shabab Fighters In SomaliaMOGADISHU, Somalia – The U.S. military says it has killed four al-Shabab extrem
Us Military Says It Kills 4 Al-Shabab Fighters In Somalia
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia – The U.S. military says it has killed four al-Shabab extremists in Somalia in what it calls airstrikes in self-defense. A U.S. Africa Command statement on Tuesday says the extremists launched attacks on Somali troops and their... Read more
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Aljazeera
UN fears 'manipulation' as Somalia delays electionsThe United Nations has expressed disappointment over a new delay in Somalia's p
UN fears 'manipulation' as Somalia delays elections
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
The United Nations has expressed disappointment over a new delay in Somalia's presidential and legislative elections, and expressed hope that the balloting will be "transparent and credible." The UN special representative for Somalia, Michael... Read more
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News.com.au
Gunmen kill Somalia journalist in capitalA colleague says unidentified gunmen have shot dead a journalist in Somalia's c
Gunmen kill Somalia journalist in capital
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
A colleague says unidentified gunmen have shot dead a journalist in Somalia's capital. Abdiaziz Mohamed Ali Haji, a reporter for Shabelle radio, was shot on his way home on Tuesday, producer Abdirizak Turyare says. Somalia is one of the world's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somalia Military Official Wounded in Mogadishuhas been shot and wounded in a drive-by shooting in Mogadishu, witness said. T
Somalia Military Official Wounded in Mogadishu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
has been shot and wounded in a drive-by shooting in Mogadishu, witness said. The victim was gunned down by suspected Al Shabab gunmen armed with pistols and AK-47s in Warta-Nabadda district, a witness told Shabelle Media. "I heard several... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Expectations and Reality Clash Ahead of Somali ElectionsParliamentary and presidential elections are kicking off in Somalia in what wil
Expectations and Reality Clash Ahead of Somali Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Parliamentary and presidential elections are kicking off in Somalia in what will be yet another attempt at forming a lasting, all-inclusive government to help the country drag itself from the abyss. The goal of Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni's Trip Exposes Somalia's Teething ProblemsPresident Museveni inspecting a guard of honour in Somalia. When three heads o
Museveni's Trip Exposes Somalia's Teething Problems
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
President Museveni inspecting a guard of honour in Somalia. When three heads of state, a foreign affairs minister and a top diplomat from the East African region gathered in the Somalia capital Mogadishu on September 13 for a regional conference, it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Judge Threatens to Release Kampala Bomb SuspectsKampala — The judge presiding over the case in which eight Somali nationals are
Judge Threatens to Release Kampala Bomb Suspects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Kampala — The judge presiding over the case in which eight Somali nationals are accused of aiding and abetting the Al-shabab to carry out a second bomb attack in Kampala has warned that she will release the suspects if the state is not ready to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mohamud Commends UK PM for Raising the Plight of Somalia At the UNGAexample, through our Permanent Membership of the Security Council, Britain has
President Mohamud Commends UK PM for Raising the Plight of Somalia At the UNGA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
example, through our Permanent Membership of the Security Council, Britain has played a leading role in the fight against Al Shabab in Somalia. Since 2010, with huge support from across the region, and critically the commitment of Somalis... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Says Al-Shabaab Is Defeated MilitarilySomalia's Foreign Minister Abdisalam Omer says that as a result of successful j
Govt Says Al-Shabaab Is Defeated Militarily
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Somalia's Foreign Minister Abdisalam Omer says that as a result of successful joint operations by the Somali military and the African Union's peacekeeping force "we have militarily defeated the evil that is al-Shabab." He said the al-Shabab... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The world beat Somali pirates. Can it stop West African piracy?With little more than skiffs, ladders, and Kalashnikovs, the pirates of Somalia
The world beat Somali pirates. Can it stop West African piracy?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
With little more than skiffs, ladders, and Kalashnikovs, the pirates of Somalia once hijacked giant cargo ships, extracted millions of dollars in ransom, and forced the world's navies to send warships steaming to the Gulf of Aden. They stole... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global March for Elephants, Rhinos and LionsGaborone — The Ambassador for the (GMFERL) in Botswana, Ms Thea Khama says we
Global March for Elephants, Rhinos and Lions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Gaborone — The Ambassador for the (GMFERL) in Botswana, Ms Thea Khama says we have to learn to co-exist with nature. Speaking before the march that took place from the Airport Junction to Kalahari Flying... Read more
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Mashable
After four years in a refugee camp, one 19-old journeys home to SomaliaWhat's This?Mohamed Omar Abdille boards a bus from the Dadaab refugee complex i
After four years in a refugee camp, one 19-old journeys home to Somalia
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
What's This?Mohamed Omar Abdille boards a bus from the Dadaab refugee complex in Kenya bound for Somalia on Aug. 11, 2016. Image: Anthony Langat / TakePart DADAAB REFUGEE COMPLEX, Kenya — Mohamed Omar Abdille remembers the night before he left his... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarilyUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetin
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarily
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetings (all times local): 11 p.m. Somalia's Foreign Minister Abdisalam Omer says that as a result of successful joint operations by the Somali military and the African... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarilyUNITED NATIONS (AP) - The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetin
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarily
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetings (all times local): 11 p.m. Somalia's Foreign Minister Abdisalam Omer says that as a result of successful joint operations by the Somali military and the African... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarilyUNITED NATIONS (AP) - The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetin
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarily
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetings (all times local): 11 p.m. Somalia's Foreign Minister Abdisalam Omer says that as a result of successful joint operations by the Somali military and the African... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarilyUNITED NATIONS (AP) - The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetin
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarily
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetings (all times local): 11 p.m. Somalia's Foreign Minister Abdisalam Omer says that as a result of successful joint operations by the Somali military and the African... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarilyUNITED NATIONS (AP) - The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetin
Somalia says al-Shabab is defeated militarily
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetings (all times local): 11 p.m. Somalia's Foreign Minister Abdisalam Omer says that as a result of successful joint operations by the Somali military and the African... Read more
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Daily Star
RAF blitz ISIS bomb boat as allies sink the ENTIRE jihadi 'navy' in three weeksthe barge exploded in a hail of fire and sunk to a watery grave. The latest op
RAF blitz ISIS bomb boat as allies sink the ENTIRE jihadi 'navy' in three weeks
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
the barge exploded in a hail of fire and sunk to a watery grave. The latest operation comes as the US military revealed allied forces have wiped out the entirety of ISIS’s so-called navy in just three weeks. KABOOM: The RAF Tornado smashed... Read more
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King Fut
Egyptian duo Kahraba, Abdel-Shafy feature in Jeddah derby drawAl Ahli XI: Al Mosailem; Ali Al-Zubaidi, Hawsawi, Al Fatil, Abdel-Shafy; Fahad
Egyptian duo Kahraba, Abdel-Shafy feature in Jeddah derby draw
King Fut / Posted 7 days ago
Al Ahli XI: Al Mosailem; Ali Al-Zubaidi, Hawsawi, Al Fatil, Abdel-Shafy; Fahad Hamad, Luiz Carlos, Ali Awaji, Al-Moasher, Mostafa Bassas; Omar Al-Somah. Al-Ittihad dropped their first two points of the season after they had won their first three... Read more
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DW
Expectations and reality clash ahead of Somali elections |The goal of Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud to have an election based on
Expectations and reality clash ahead of Somali elections |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
The goal of Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud to have an election based on universal suffrage by 2016 was ambitious at best. Many called it naive. Indeed, at the end of last year, it became clear that ongoing disputes between himself and his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
VP At U.S.-Africa Business Forumin New York the 2nd US/Africa Business Forum held on the sidelines of the ongoi
VP At U.S.-Africa Business Forum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
in New York the 2nd US/Africa Business Forum held on the sidelines of the ongoing 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly. The event that was jointly sponsored by "Bloomberg Philanthropies" and the US Department of Commerce was meant... Read more
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News.com.au
Al-Shabab attacks Kenya police postattacked a police post in eastern Kenya. George Kinoti said on Thursday that m
Al-Shabab attacks Kenya police post
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
attacked a police post in eastern Kenya. George Kinoti said on Thursday that more than 50 suspected members of Somalia's Islamic extremist group al-Shabab attacked the Hamey Police Camp, within Garissa County but the officers managed to... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Newborns in impoverished Venezuela placed in cardboard boxesjet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air B
Newborns in impoverished Venezuela placed in cardboard boxes
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 8 days ago
jet crashes off of Okinawa; 1 rescued The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed into the ocean about 100 nautical miles east of Okinawa. The pilot ejected and was rescued. The jet, which set off from Kadena Air Base, crashed into the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shabab Attacks Kenya Police StationAl-Shabab Islamist militants say they are behind an attack on a police station
Shabab Attacks Kenya Police Station
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Al-Shabab Islamist militants say they are behind an attack on a police station in north-eastern Kenya, near the border with Somalia. Some residents report that two police officers were injured in the raid on Hamey, which is not far from the town of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
German Expert Details Efforts to De-redicalize Somali DefendantsA German scholar testified Tuesday that it's possible to de-radicalize violent
German Expert Details Efforts to De-redicalize Somali Defendants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
A German scholar testified Tuesday that it's possible to de-radicalize violent Muslim extremists using the same techniques developed in Europe to help neo-Nazis break with their pasts. Daniel Koehler appeared before U.S. District Judge Michael... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cologne's Africa Film Festival Showcases African TalentCologne's Africa Film Festival. The film industry in Africa is blossoming as m
Cologne's Africa Film Festival Showcases African Talent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Cologne's Africa Film Festival. The film industry in Africa is blossoming as more original stories emerge from the continent. If the packed theaters in Cologne are any indication, then the African film industry is on the rise. "Nollywood" in... Read more
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DW
Cologne's Africa Film Festival showcases African talent |"Nollywood" in Nigeria has revolutionalized African storytelling through film a
Cologne's Africa Film Festival showcases African talent |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
"Nollywood" in Nigeria has revolutionalized African storytelling through film and has inspired other countries to come up with their own industries such as "Riverwood" in Kenya and "Wakaliwood" in Uganda. On the first night of the Africa Film... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Terror Fears in Tanzania - Do We Need Plan B?meant to advise American policy makers on the scale of terrorist threats that T
Terror Fears in Tanzania - Do We Need Plan B?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
meant to advise American policy makers on the scale of terrorist threats that Tanzania face, said. Given the potential for al Shabab or even domestic militants to launch low-tech but extremely deadly attacks similar to the Westgate shopping mall... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
40 Percent of Somalis Don't Have Enough Food to EatMore than four in 10 Somalis - 40 percent of the country's population - don't h
40 Percent of Somalis Don't Have Enough Food to Eat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
More than four in 10 Somalis - 40 percent of the country's population - don't have enough to eat, the United Nations said on Tuesday. The number of people suffering from the lack of food has increased by 300,000 since February, reaching five... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Five Million in Somalia Don't Get Enough Food, UN Report Saysfilled Amina Nur's eyes as she cuddled her frail-looking child with a sunken ch
Five Million in Somalia Don't Get Enough Food, UN Report Says
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
filled Amina Nur's eyes as she cuddled her frail-looking child with a sunken chest. She and her family returned to Somalia five months ago after several years in a refugee camp in neighboring Kenya, but she regrets that now. "We decided to... Read more
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NBC News
Radical cleric Awlaki is still inspiring terrorists from beyond the graveThe New York/New Jersey bombing suspect's written praise for radical cleric Anw
Radical cleric Awlaki is still inspiring terrorists from beyond the grave
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
The New York/New Jersey bombing suspect's written praise for radical cleric Anwar al-Awlaki is another grim reminder that this icon of global jihad continues to inspire terror attacks long after he was killed in a U.S. drone strike. "If you were to... Read more
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The Washington Times
The U.S. immigration system in chaosANALYSIS/OPINION: Germans proving they’re not sheeple are rejecting their mass
The U.S. immigration system in chaos
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Germans proving they’re not sheeple are rejecting their mass-immigration-promoting ruling party in elections. The U.S. immigration system, in chaos, “mistakenly” gives citizenship to 800 immigrants ordered deported. Two... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
5 million in Somalia don't get enough food UN report saysSomali young girl cooks food outside their makeshift home inside… AP News | 09
5 million in Somalia don't get enough food UN report says
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 days ago
Somali young girl cooks food outside their makeshift home inside… AP News | 09/20/16 09:14 AM MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- Tears filled Amina Nur's eyes as she cuddled her frail-looking child... Read more
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