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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US-backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shaba
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing dozens of child conscripts, a Somali intelligence official said Friday. The... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US-backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shaba
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence official said Friday. The official,... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
US-backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shaba
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence official said Friday. The official,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
US-backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shaba
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence official said Friday. The official,... Read more
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Daily Herald
US-backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsMOGADISHU, Somalia -- Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab ex
Daily Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia -- Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence official said Friday. The official, who... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsBy ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. comm
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 hours ago
By ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
US-backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shaba
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence official said Friday. The official,... Read more
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New York Daily News
US-backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shaba
New York Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence official said Friday. The official,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsBy ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. comm
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 hours ago
By ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
US-backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shaba
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence official said Friday. The official,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsBy ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. comm
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 hours ago
By ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somali and U.S. commandos stormed a camp for al-Shabab extremist fighters in an overnight raid, killing at least four of the fighters and rescuing child conscripts, a Somali intelligence... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
US-backed Somalia commandos kill 4 al-Shabab extremistsmilitary efforts against al-Shabab. The extremist group was blamed for the Oct
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 hours ago
military efforts against al-Shabab. The extremist group was blamed for the October truck bombing in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, that killed 512 people. Thursday's U.S. airstrike was the first since one early this month that killed two... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Huntsville aerospace company started search for missing Argentine submarineand his own book, "In the Company of Heroes.” He piloted a Black Hawk helicopt
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 hours ago
and his own book, "In the Company of Heroes.” He piloted a Black Hawk helicopter that was shot down during the Battle of Mogadishu in 1993. But now, he's striving to be remembered for his successful company. “When you think about what Pinnacle... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Huntsville aerospace company leads search for missing Argentine submarineand his own book, "In the Company of Heroes.” He piloted a Black Hawk helicopt
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 20 hours ago
and his own book, "In the Company of Heroes.” He piloted a Black Hawk helicopter that was shot down during the Battle of Mogadishu in 1993. But now, he's striving to be remembered for his successful company. “When you think about what Pinnacle... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN, Partners Seek U.S.$1.6 Billion to Protect Millions of Lives From Droughtthreat of famine in this country," said the Humanitarian Coordinator for Somali
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
threat of famine in this country," said the Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia, Peter de Clercq, in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. With that in mind, he called for tackling humanitarian needs while simultaneously looking at longer-term... Read more
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BBC News
Somali guilty in Canada reporter's kidnapby the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Ms Lindhout and Australian photojournali
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Ms Lindhout and Australian photojournalist Nigel Brennan were taken hostage near Mogadishu in 2008. They were working on a story about displaced persons camps near the capital city when they were taken... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Horn of Africa tensionsAddis is worried, on the one hand, by the fact that Al-Shabaab in Somalia remai
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Addis is worried, on the one hand, by the fact that Al-Shabaab in Somalia remains undefeated and, on the other hand, by Mogadishu’s inclination towards both the Eritrean enemy and Egyptian rival. Developments in Somaliland also make Ethiopia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inside Somalia's WarsKampala — When I flew to Mogadishu, Somalia's sandy capital, on December 16, 20
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kampala — When I flew to Mogadishu, Somalia's sandy capital, on December 16, 2017; I was filled with a heady mix of anxiety and excitement because of the image we all have of Somalia; bomb wreckages, lone wolf assassins, and Al Shabaab Muslim... Read more
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The Hill
More airstrikes, less aid not enough to secure Somaliain 2012, al Shabab still controls significant territory and regularly conducts
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
in 2012, al Shabab still controls significant territory and regularly conducts attacks in much of the country, including in Mogadishu. The intensified U.S. air strikes on al Shabab’s massing forces and vehicles significantly complicate its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Al Shabaab Denounces Ex-Spokesman As Apostate Who Could Be KilledAl Shabaab militants, who have carried out frequent bombings in the capital, Mo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Al Shabaab militants, who have carried out frequent bombings in the capital, Mogadishu, said a former leader who defected to the government side was an apostate who could be killed. Al Shabaab fell out with its former spokesman and deputy leader,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mogadishu Mayor Arrives in Dhusamareb Ahead of President's VisitThabit Abdi Mohamed, the mayor of Mogadishu and Governor of Benadir region has
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Thabit Abdi Mohamed, the mayor of Mogadishu and Governor of Benadir region has on Monday arrived in the central town of Dhusamareb ahead of Somali President's visit. Thabit, along with officials, including the state Minister for Presidency,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somalia's Pioneer Female Recording Artiste Dalays Dies in Torontowas a member of the popular Waberi Musical group that rocked the country in pre
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
was a member of the popular Waberi Musical group that rocked the country in pre civil war era. At age 9 Khadija moved to Mogadishu where at early age started composing poems until her breakthrough early 1950s when she saw an advertise in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farmaajo to Officially Endorse Galmudug-ASWJ Power Sharing Dealcome here and attend it. We expect the top leaders of the country to attend" Ba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
come here and attend it. We expect the top leaders of the country to attend" Bashi said. "The main agreement was signed in Mogadishu on 6th of the month. It was preceded by the agreement signed in Djibouti on 3rd of last month. So this is the final... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Veteran Somali Singer Diesin Somalia. The celebrated singer rose into fame in 1952 after she was admitte
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
in Somalia. The celebrated singer rose into fame in 1952 after she was admitted to sing for the then Italian-owned Radio Mogadishu at the age of 16. "I had seen an advertisement in the Corriera della Somalia (then a daily newspaper) called for a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shabaab Forcing Children as Young as 8 to Fight - HRWsearched the classes and took the children they wanted," a teacher from Burhaka
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
searched the classes and took the children they wanted," a teacher from Burhakaba district, northwest of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, explained. When the teachers asked where they were taking the children, they were told that they were taking them... Read more
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DW
GSG 9: Germany's elite anti-terror squad |terrorists hijacked a Lufthansa plane in 1977, the GSG 9 managed to rescue pass
DW / Posted 4 days ago
terrorists hijacked a Lufthansa plane in 1977, the GSG 9 managed to rescue passengers in a seven-minute operation in Mogadishu. A GSG 9 member and a flight attendant were injured, while three of four hijackers were killed. Sadly, the pilot... Read more
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DW
Rights group: Al Shabab forcibly recruits children |searched the classes and took the children they wanted," a teacher from Burhaka
DW / Posted 4 days ago
searched the classes and took the children they wanted," a teacher from Burhakaba district, northwest of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, explained. When the teachers asked where they were taking the children, they were told that they were taking them... Read more
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Gulf News
German elite police unit plans expansion as risk of attacks risesunit is currently based in Sankt Augustin, a town near the city of Bonn.GSG-9 c
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
unit is currently based in Sankt Augustin, a town near the city of Bonn.GSG-9 commando grabbed international attention in 1977 when it succeeded in freeing a Lufthansa plane that was hijacked by a Palestinian militia and flown to Mogadishu, Som... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civilian Deaths From Explosives Surge in 2017 - Campaign Groupdue to a surge in improvised explosive device (IED) attacks by militant group a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
due to a surge in improvised explosive device (IED) attacks by militant group al Shabaab, AOAV said. The deadliest attack of 2017 was a truck bomb in the Somali capital Mogadishu in October that killed more than 500 people. - Editing by Ros Rus... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
South Africa to formally protest Trump's immigration slurof a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister A
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
of a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman said by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." Newsmakers and ordinary... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
South Africa to formally protest Trump's immigration slurof a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister A
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
of a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman said by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." Newsmakers and ordinary... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
South Africa to formally protest Trump's immigration slurof a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister A
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
of a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman said by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." Newsmakers and ordinary... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
South Africa to formally protest Trump's immigration slurof a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister A
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
of a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman said by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." Newsmakers and ordinary... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
South Africa to formally protest Trump's immigration slurof a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister A
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
of a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman said by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." Newsmakers and ordinary... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
South Africa to formally protest Trump's immigration slurof a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister A
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
of a response. "It sounds like fake news to me," Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman said by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." Newsmakers and ordinary... Read more
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DW
Germany expands anti-terror squad GSG 9 | News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond |much criticism. Its most famous operation was the liberation of over 80 hostag
DW / Posted 4 days ago
much criticism. Its most famous operation was the liberation of over 80 hostages from a Lufthansa passenger jet in Mogadishu in 1977, carried out by the Palestinian terrorist group PFLP. Since then, according to Fuchs, GSG 9 has carried out... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Five Government Soldiers Injured in Mogadishu BlastAt least five Somali Federal government soldiers were wounded in a roadside bom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
At least five Somali Federal government soldiers were wounded in a roadside bomb blast in Mogadishu on Sunday morning, witnesses said. The incident took place at Hanta Dheer area in Deynile district after a remote-controlled landmine ripped through... Read more
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New York Daily News
Germany's elite unit to grow by a third due to terror fearsat the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. It gained international fame with the s
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. It gained international fame with the storming of the Lufthansa jet 'Landshut' in Mogadishu, Somalia, in 1977 without any loss of life among the 86 hostages or commandos. The actual number of the unit's... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Film board chair hits out at IFTA award gender imbalanceThe Breadwinner, Carmel Winters’ Float Like A Butterfly, Aoife McArdle’s Kissin
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
The Breadwinner, Carmel Winters’ Float Like A Butterfly, Aoife McArdle’s Kissing Candice, Mary McGuckian’s A Girl From Mogadishu and Alexandra McGuinness’s Highway alongside the Katie Holly-produced Irish co-production Vita & Virginia and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Turkey, Somalia Sign Economic Partnership Pactwaters. Turkey and Somalia have long enjoyed friendly relations, as Turkey has
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
waters. Turkey and Somalia have long enjoyed friendly relations, as Turkey has invested in many areas to help modernize Mogadishu, the capital of the Horn of Africa country. Last September, Turkey opened its largest military training academy... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish Film Board issues statement on Ifta nominations gender imbalanceThe Breadwinner, Carmel Winters’ Float Like A Butterfly, Aoife McArdle’s Kissin
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
The Breadwinner, Carmel Winters’ Float Like A Butterfly, Aoife McArdle’s Kissing Candice, Mary McGuckian’s A Girl From Mogadishu, and Alexandra McGuinness’ Highway alongside the Katie Holly-produced Irish co-production Vita & Virginia and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish Film Board issues statement on gender imbalance in the Ifta nominationsThe Breadwinner, Carmel Winters’ Float Like A Butterfly, Aoife McArdle’s Kissin
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
The Breadwinner, Carmel Winters’ Float Like A Butterfly, Aoife McArdle’s Kissing Candice, Mary McGuckian’s A Girl From Mogadishu, and Alexandra McGuinness’ Highway alongside the Katie Holly-produced Irish co-production Vita & Virginia and... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
World reacts to Trump's immigration slurresponse. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister A
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 7 days ago
response. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman, speaking by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." On Twitter, former Mexican... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
World reacts to Trump's immigration slurresponse. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister A
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
response. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman, speaking by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." On Twitter, former Mexican... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
World reacts to Trump's immigration slurresponse. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister A
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
response. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman, speaking by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." On Twitter, former Mexican... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
World reacts to Trump's immigration slurresponse. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister A
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
response. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman, speaking by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." On Twitter, former Mexican... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
World reacts to Trump's immigration slurresponse. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister A
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 days ago
response. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman, speaking by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." On Twitter, former Mexican... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
World reacts to Trump's immigration slurresponse. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister A
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 days ago
response. "It sounds like fake news to me," said Somali Information Minister Abdirahman Omar Osman, speaking by phone from Mogadishu. "If it's real, it doesn't need a response. Those comments do not deserve a response." On Twitter, former Mexican... Read more
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New York Daily News
1 killed as Somali, Kenyan troops clash in border townMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali military officer says one Somali soldier has
New York Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali military officer says one Somali soldier has been killed in brief clashes between Somali and Kenyan troops in a border town. Mohamed Ahmed says the Somali soldiers fought Friday morning with Kenyan soldiers on... Read more
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FOX News
1 killed as Somali, Kenyan troops clash in border townMOGADISHU, Somalia – A Somali military officer says one Somali soldier has been
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia – A Somali military officer says one Somali soldier has been killed in brief clashes between Somali and Kenyan troops in a border town. Mohamed Ahmed says the Somali soldiers fought Friday morning with Kenyan soldiers on patrol in... Read more
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