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AllAfrica.com
Sufi Militants Ahlul Sunnah Wa Jamaa Joins War Against Alshabaabpreparing for an offensive aimed at eradicating this group, al-Shabab, which is
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
preparing for an offensive aimed at eradicating this group, al-Shabab, which is posing menace to Somalia and to the Horn of Africa region in general, so, God willing, we hope to accomplish this task since the President announced an all-out... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nine Years in an Al-Shabaab Camp - One Woman's Storya combination of heroin, marijuana and Rohypnol, is widely used by al-Shabaab,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
a combination of heroin, marijuana and Rohypnol, is widely used by al-Shabaab, together with khat, a plant endemic to the Horn of Africa that has an amphetamine-like stimulant. All of the returnees interviewed by the ISS reported that drugs were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Turkish Envoy Recalls Experience in Mogadishufamily during a devastating famine. Turkey has since provided infrastructural,
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
family during a devastating famine. Turkey has since provided infrastructural, humanitarian and medical assistance to the Horn of Africa country. Last month, Turkey launched its largest overseas military training academy in Somalia, which will... Read more
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Gulf News
Largest US presence in Somalia since Black Hawk Downtroops, and conduct clandestine kill-or-capture raids of their own.It is the la
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
troops, and conduct clandestine kill-or-capture raids of their own.It is the largest US military presence in the Horn of Africa nation since the Black Hawk Down battle in 1993, when 18 Army soldiers died.The military’s secretive Joint... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Father Surprises Daughters Before Pea Ridge Football Game17) night when their father returned home after being deployed for the past 11
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
17) night when their father returned home after being deployed for the past 11 months. Braxton Hurst was deployed to the Horn of Africa and didn’t expect to be home until after Thanksgiving. But he came home early and his wife Courtney Hurst... Read more
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CBS News
60 Minutes, barred from Yemen, still got the footagegave them informal permission through a liaison. The producers' plan was to la
CBS News / Posted yesterday
gave them informal permission through a liaison. The producers' plan was to land in Djibouti, a small country in the Horn of Africa, then take a ship about 25-30 miles across the Red Sea to Yemen. At least, that was the plan. The 60 Minutes... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
1-153 Homecoming Ceremonyfinal group of soldiers from the Arkansas National Guard's 1st Battalion, 153rd
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
final group of soldiers from the Arkansas National Guard's 1st Battalion, 153rd Infantry Regiment return home Friday in Little Rock from a nine month deployment to the Horn of Africa. About 200 soldiers were in the final group of soldiers to re... Read more
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Daily Mail
Robert Mugabe 'falls ASLEEP' in first public appearance since coupis attempting to increase its own military influence in Africa. In July, it eme
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
is attempting to increase its own military influence in Africa. In July, it emerged that Beijing had sent troops to the Horn of Africa to establish its first international base. Ships were reported to have set sail from the southern city of... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Pentagon steps up attacks in SomaliaShabaab militants and other jihadists. Since the start of the year, America ha
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
Shabaab militants and other jihadists. Since the start of the year, America has carried out 28 drone strikes in the Horn of Africa nation, with 15 of these coming since September 1, the military’s Africa Command (AFRICOM) said. That’s a big... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Suspected Pirate Vessels in Gulf of Aden Dispersed By Chinese Navylevel and continue the patrol mission. The Gulf of Aden is located in the Arab
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
level and continue the patrol mission. The Gulf of Aden is located in the Arabian Sea between Yemen and Somalia in the Horn of Africa. It follows an incident in September, in which a Chinese supply ship by the name of Qinghaihu scared off nine... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Equipping Youth to Renegotiate 'Africa Rising'has become a fundamental threat to stability in Africa. So are the major drough
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
has become a fundamental threat to stability in Africa. So are the major droughts this year in southern Africa, the Horn of Africa and the Sahel region south of the Sahara. This is the result of a gradual degradation of the environment.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The world in briefTrump's administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Trump's administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in the long-fractured Horn of Africa nation. Wednesday's statement said the latest airstrike was carried out Tuesday evening about 60 miles... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU to Deploy an Extra 500 Police Officers to SomaliaMadeira told journalists in Mogadishu. As result of this, he said, troop movem
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Madeira told journalists in Mogadishu. As result of this, he said, troop movements have started in different parts of the Horn of Africa nation and will continue for the coming as security responsibilities start to shift to the local... Read more
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Lake Placid News
US drone strike in Somalia kills 'several' with al-Shababthe Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operation
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
the Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this long-fractured Horn of Africa nation. Wednesday's statement said the latest airstrike was carried out Tuesday evening about 60 miles (96... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US drone strike in Somalia kills 'several' with al-Shababthe Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operation
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
the Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this long-fractured Horn of Africa nation. Wednesday's statement said the latest airstrike was carried out Tuesday evening about 60 miles (96... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IGAD Delegates in Sudan for Free Movement Talksas a source and transit point of the African migrants, has worked with many Eur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
as a source and transit point of the African migrants, has worked with many European and international donors on refugee issues. EU has also given millions of dollars to the Horn of Africa countries to address the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda, Sudan Express Support for AU Mission in Somaliais the main troop contributor to the AMISOM which is made up of 22,000 soldiers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
is the main troop contributor to the AMISOM which is made up of 22,000 soldiers from Burundi, Kenya, Djibouti, and Ethiopia. The AU mission is helping Somali government to fight Al Shabab and restore peace and stability in the Horn of Africa coun... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement by Minister on the 8099TH UNSC Meetingpeople of Eritrea who for over half a century has been at the forefront in the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
people of Eritrea who for over half a century has been at the forefront in the struggle for peace and human dignity in the Horn of Africa. Mr. President, Again today, the Security Council has missed another opportunity to rectify its... Read more
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Herald Sun
Deaths put spotlight on secret warPicture: Mahmud Turkia/AFP The US military has launched five strikes since las
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Picture: Mahmud Turkia/AFP The US military has launched five strikes since last Thursday on jihadist positions in the Horn of Africa country, killing 36 members of the Al-Qaeda affiliated Shabaab group and four from the Islamic State... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
40 Islamists Killed in Four Days of Strikes, U.S. SaysSomalia that began late last week. The US military has launched five strikes s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Somalia that began late last week. The US military has launched five strikes since Thursday on jihadist positions in the Horn of Africa country, killing 36 members of the Al-Qaeda affiliated Shabaab group and four from the Islamic State group,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Airstrikes Kill 40 Militantscommercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso security checkpoint. This long-fractured Horn of Africa nation with its weak central government already struggles to combat al-Shabab, an ally of al-Qaida, which is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Asks Amisom Troops to Stay on in Somalia, Pledges SupportSomalia next month has been opposed by the US, which believes the timing is not
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Somalia next month has been opposed by the US, which believes the timing is not right given the terrorist threat in the Horn of Africa. The US State Department has warned that extremism could escalate in the region if the withdrawal goes... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Deaths put spotlight on secret warPicture: Mahmud Turkia/AFP The US military has launched five strikes since las
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Picture: Mahmud Turkia/AFP The US military has launched five strikes since last Thursday on jihadist positions in the Horn of Africa country, killing 36 members of the Al-Qaeda affiliated Shabaab group and four from the Islamic State... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Questions Asked, Unasked, Half-Answeredbut also from the UN. The US continues to support the fight against extremist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
but also from the UN. The US continues to support the fight against extremist groups in the Sahel, Lake Chad Basin and the Horn of Africa. However Trump's insistence on reducing US financial aid has affected many areas of cooperation with Africa on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somaliland Vote Has Local and International Significancepolitical crisis in Yemen and firm grip of power of Ethiopia's ruling party, fr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
political crisis in Yemen and firm grip of power of Ethiopia's ruling party, free elections are a rare occurrence in the Horn of Africa. Even in Somaliland the elections were delayed for two years, after the end of the five year term in... Read more
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dna
Reading the Manila tea leavesits naval presence in the Indian Ocean, wherein China has set up its first over
dna / Posted 7 days ago
its naval presence in the Indian Ocean, wherein China has set up its first overseas military ‘facility’ in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa; and the Xi Jinping focus on the BRI (Belt Road Initiative with its maritime emphasis). China, in summary, is... Read more
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CBS News
U.S. airstrikes kill 40 militants in Somaliacommercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso s
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso security checkpoint. This long-fractured Horn of Africa nation with its weak central government already struggles to combat al-Shabab, an ally of al-Qaida, which is... Read more
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DW
Somaliland votes despite lack of recognition |political crisis in Yemen and firm grip of power of Ethiopia's ruling party, fr
DW / Posted 7 days ago
political crisis in Yemen and firm grip of power of Ethiopia's ruling party, free elections are a rare occurrence in the Horn of Africa. Even in Somaliland the elections were delayed for two years, after the end of the five year term in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Correct Interventions Needed to Halt Crises in IGAD RegionAddis Ababa — A two-day High Level Policy Dialogue on Conflict and Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Addis Ababa — A two-day High Level Policy Dialogue on Conflict and Development in the Horn of Africa opened Monday in Addis Ababa with the Intergovernmental Authority on Development's Peace and Security Director, Ambassador Tewelde Gebremeskel,... Read more
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ABC News
US-targeted IS in Somalia could be a 'significant threat'commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso s
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso security checkpoint. This long-fractured Horn of Africa nation with its weak central government already struggles to combat al-Shabab, an ally of al-Qaida, which is... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
targeted IS in Somalia could be a 'significant threat'commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso s
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso security checkpoint. This long-fractured Horn of Africa nation with its weak central government already struggles to combat al-Shabab, an ally of al-Qaida, which is... Read more
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FOX News
targeted IS in Somalia could be a 'significant threat'commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso s
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso security checkpoint. This long-fractured Horn of Africa nation with its weak central government already struggles to combat al-Shabab, an ally of al-Qaida, which is... Read more
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FOX News
targeted IS in Somalia could be a 'significant threat'commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso s
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
commercial hub of Bossaso and claimed their first suicide attack at a Bossaso security checkpoint. This long-fractured Horn of Africa nation with its weak central government already struggles to combat al-Shabab, an ally of al-Qaida, which is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gasping for Breath - Pneumonia's Deadly Tollfor cooking. Here, most children are offered vaccinations for pneumonia. But a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
for cooking. Here, most children are offered vaccinations for pneumonia. But a severe and ongoing drought affecting the Horn of Africa has led to widespread hunger and malnutrition, which weakens the immune systems of the vulnerable, including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Secession Bid Hard Nut to Crack for Coast Governorsthis Eritrean partition would not have occurred minus the support of United Sta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
this Eritrean partition would not have occurred minus the support of United States which was looking for stability in the Horn of Africa - and also wanted to bury the last vestiges of Marxism in Africa. Initially, the government of George HW Bush... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.S. strikes militants in SomaliaDonald Trump's administration earlier this year approved expanded military oper
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Donald Trump's administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somali President Call for United Front Against Al Shabaabthe entire country. The President has reiterated that his government is commit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
the entire country. The President has reiterated that his government is committed to restoring peace and stability to the Horn of Africa country, and defeat Al Shabaab militarily and ideologically. Farmajo's remarks came after AU mission in... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
US Carries Out 3 Drone Strikes Against Extremists In Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia’s president has vowed a “state of war” against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
US carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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Daily Herald
US carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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ABC News
US carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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FOX News
US carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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FOX News
US carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
U.S. carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
U.S. carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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DW
German company says six kidnapped crewmen taken by pirates freed in Nigeria |at least 10 incidents in the Gulf of Aden and at least 28 in the Gulf of Guinea
DW / Posted 8 days ago
at least 10 incidents in the Gulf of Aden and at least 28 in the Gulf of Guinea in 2013. The number of attacks on the Horn of Africa has been falling steadily: Last year, 75 ships were reported attacked and 237 in 2011. In the Gulf of Guinea,... Read more
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Boston Herald
US carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
US carries out 3 drone strikes against extremists in Somaliashe said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded militar
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
she said. The Trump administration earlier this year approved expanded military operations against extremists in this Horn of Africa nation. Somalia's president has vowed a "state of war" against the extremists but concern is growing about... Read more
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