TGCOMMigranti, l'Osservatore Romano: "Mediterraneo sepolcro di disperati"TGCOMLa rotta mediterranea centrale, quella che dalla Libia porta all'Italia, si conferma mortale - sottolinea ancora l'Osservatore -: fino a giovedì già si contavano 603 morti dall'inizio dell'anno. Ma ora l'Organizzazione internazionale per le m […]
Servizio Informazione ReligiosaPapa a Milano: Vian (L'Osservatore Romano), “in undici ore è ...Servizio Informazione Religiosa“Il Papa in undici ore è entrato nel cuore di Milano” e “ha toccato il cuore della diocesi ambrosiana, la più grande del mondo”. Così Giovanni Maria Vian, direttore de “L'Osservatore Romano”, commenta nell'editoriale pu […]
Papa Francesco visita Carpi e Mirandola. Le foto di Vallini (L ...Formiche.net“Le Letture di oggi ci parlano del Dio della vita, che vince la morte. Soffermiamoci, in particolare, sull'ultimo dei segni miracolosi che Gesù compie prima della sua Pasqua, al sepolcro dell'amico Lazzaro. Lì tutto sembra finito: la tomba è chiusa da ...altro »
Il Secolo d'ItaliaL'Osservatore Romano: «L'eutanasia è una strada molto pericolosa»Il Secolo d'ItaliaLa strada dell'eutanasia è “una strada sbagliata, e molto, molto pericolosa”. Lucetta Scaraffia, in un editoriale sull'Osservatore Romano, apre la riflessione su quanto poco si sappia sulla morte e su quanta confusione ci sia int […]
La Provincia Kr (Comunicati Stampa) (Registrazione) (Blog)Mentre nel Pd si attende l'arrivo dell'osservatore romano, le "Tre elle ...La Provincia Kr (Comunicati Stampa) (Registrazione) (Blog)piuma torromino consiglio Nel Partito democratico arriva “l'osservatore” romano e le Tre elle approdano in Forza Italia. In tempo di elezioni i parti […]
UmbriadomaniPovertà, il monito del Cardinale Bassetti: “E' questa la vera ...UmbriadomaniE' quanto scrive il cardinale arcivescovo di Perugia-Città della Pieve Gualtiero Bassetti nel numero de Il Settimanale de «L'Osservatore Romano», in edicola con il numero di venerdì 21 aprile, già consultabile sul sito: www.osservatoreromano.va , in ... […]
La Stampa“Auguri Joseph Ratzinger!”, festa in stile bavarese per i 90 anni del ...La Stampa... terra «aperta al mondo, vivace, felice»: circa una cinquantina di persone guidate dal primo ministro Horst Seehofer, leader del partito Csu, che ha brindato con Ratzinger con un bicchiere di birra, come attestano le foto diffuse dall'Osservatore ...Georg Gänsw […]
Società: card. Bassetti, “c'è il rischio di una strisciante e subdola ...Servizio Informazione ReligiosaÈ quanto scrive l'arcivescovo di Perugia-Città della Pieve, il card. Gualtiero Bassetti, in un intervento pubblicato sull'ultimo numero del settimanale de “L'Osservatore Romano”. “C'è un'emergenza in Italia a cui bisogna dare […]
Formiche.netBeppe Grillo, Papa Francesco e Avvenire. Cosa sta succedendo fra ...Formiche.netIn quelle stesse ore l'Osservatore Romano criticava “lo stato di abbandono in cui versa la città”. “Sono cattolica, mi sono sposata in Chiesa, ma non ci trovo nulla di strano nel regolare convivenze stabili”, aveva detto. E si era detta contraria all ...Beppe Gri […]
In TerrisSOPRAVVISSUTE ALLE CLINICHE LAGERIn TerrisBettina non aveva nessuna malattia, come la maggior parte delle sfortunate protagoniste di questa storia a tinte fosche. Così scrive il quotidiano tedesco, come tradotto dall'Osservatore Romano: “Erano piuttosto classificate come asociali e perditempo ...
Source: Voice of America Country: Syrian Arab Republic Activists monitoring Syria's long-running civil war said Saturday that airstrikes had seriously damaged an underground medical center in Idlib province, just kilometers from the site of a deadly chemical attack that sparked international outrage and a U.S. cruise missile retaliation earlier this[... […]
Source: EurasiaNet Country: Kazakhstan April 21, 2017 - 10:11am, by Aktan Rysaliev Areas of northern and central Kazakhstan has been hit by intense floods caused by heavy rainfall and overflowing rivers, forcing thousands to flee their homes. The crisis began unfolding on April 11 with the outbreak of intense downfalls. Rivers bursting their banks[...]
Index on Censorship strongly condemns the killing of Maldives blogger Yameen Rasheed, who was found with multiple stab wounds in the stairway of his apartment building in Malé on Sunday 23 April 2017, and died soon after he was taken to the[...]
Smart fundraising campaign from Amnesty International in Switzerland. We can turn off TV if we don’t want to see the terrible pictures from Aleppo in Syria. The Syrians, on the other hand, do not have this possibility. Amnesty ask with this campaign not to look away and support their research and campaign[...]
Source: Reuters - Thomson Reuters Foundation Country: Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, Yemen "We're not ready to say there is a trend there yet but we'll continue to watch" By Idrees Ali DJIBOUTI, April 23 (Reuters) - The United States is closely watching a recent increase in piracy off the coast of Somalia, a senior U.S. military[...]
Source: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Country: Ukraine On 23 April an SMM patrol consisting of six members and two armoured vehicles was driving near “LPR”-controlled Pryshyb (34km north-west of Luhansk) on a secondary road previously used by the SMM. At 11:17, one of the SMM vehicles (second in line), with three members on board, was […]
When we transform troubled youth, we change their futures and our our own. But how to reach them? Stargate Theater in New York City has a novel approach: it pays court-involved and at-risk youth to script and stage performance pieces. This process gives youths the opportunity to express themselves while aiming to reduce recidivism, teach literacy, and provid […]
Source: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Country: Ukraine LUHANSK, 23 April 2017 – A paramedic who was part of a patrol of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM) died and two SMM monitors were taken to hospital today after their vehicle was heavily damaged by an explosion near Pryshyb in the non-government controlled Luhansk […]
Hoping for respite from Zimbabwe's cash squeeze? It's not coming any time soon if Zimbabwe's central bank governor John Mangudya is to be believed.[...][Published in AidNews - Read the original article]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Somalia Highlights • The humanitarian situation continues to deteriorate and the possibility of famine in 2017 persists. While the Gu rains have started in parts of[...]
Source: Government of the United Kingdom Country: Somalia, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Ahead of the May 2017 London Somalia Conference, the UK welcomes Somali agreement of a National Security Architecture, and announces £21m in additional support. On 17 April the Federal Government of Somalia and the Presidents of[...]
Lawrence WittnerIn recent weeks, the people of the world have been treated to yet another display of the kind of nuclear insanity that has broken out periodically ever since 1945 and the dawn of the nuclear era. "The fact that both Trump and Kim are being 'messed with' despite their possession of very powerful armed forces, including nuclear[. […]
The United Nations' top human rights official in South Sudan says no one has been detained in connection with recent killings of civilians in the western town of Wau.[...][Published in AidNews - Read the original[...]
On Friday early in the afternoon, two Afghan Army Ford Ranger vehicles with 10 soldiers on board stopped before the first security check point of the main entrance to 209 Shaheen Corps, in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of northern Balkh province. The soldiers on board were Taliban militants, disguised in Afghan National Army (ANA) uniforms with fake identifica […]
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U.S. President Donald Trump made a new push Sunday for construction of a wall along the U.S.-Mexican border to thwart illegal immigration, with funding for the controversial barrier at the forefront of White House discussions with lawmakers to avert a partial government shutdown at the end of the week. Trump wants initial funding for the wall, a key campaign […]
Former U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday makes his first major appearance since leaving office, having chosen Chicago, the city where his political career started, to emerge from a three-month hiatus from the public eye. Obama will meet youth leaders and promote community organizing near the same South Side neighborhoods where his own activism blossomed […]
Heavy two-way traffic of carts carrying children, clothes, and the elderly crowded the main Baghdad-Mosul road on Sunday as hundreds of Iraqis fled heavy fighting or made their way back to areas seized back from Islamic State. Families paid no heed to the sound of heavy mortar, artillery and machine gun fire raging in the background as U.S.-trained Iraqi for […]
This year marks the half-way point in an international campaign to provide children and adults the world over with access to life-saving vaccines. VOA's Carol Pearson reports on the progress - and what's at stake in this campaign.
The Syrian army and allied forces advanced against rebels in western Syria near Hama city on Sunday, building on recent strategic gains in the area, a military source and a monitoring group said. Government forces captured the town of Halfaya and nearby villages, they said, taking back territory that rebels seized last year from forces loyal to President Bas […]
Silicon Valley isn’t the only place to find the next Mark Zuckerberg. Nearly 9,000 tech startups call New York City home, and their offerings reflect the unique needs of the most populous U.S. city. At the recent NY TechDay event in New York, more than 500 startups were on hand to display their wares. The event was billed as the largest in the United State […]
An American member of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) was killed and at last two others were injured Sunday when their car hit a mine near rebel-held Luhansk in eastern Ukraine. Austria's Foreign Ministry confirmed the incident near the small village of Pryshyb. Austria currently holds the OSCE’s rotating presidency. Aust […]
Nine Somali sliders were killed and five others were injured after a massive roadside explosion targeted their vehicle in Galgala, officials said. The explosion occurred mid-morning Sunday during a routine operation by the Puntland security forces in the Galgala Mountains. Spokesman for Puntland police in Galgala, Major Abdirahman Farah Gurhan, told VOA Soma […]
Violent attacks on Jews dropped for a second straight year in 2016, but other forms of anti-Semitism are on the rise worldwide, particularly on U.S. university campuses, according to a report released Sunday. Researchers at Tel Aviv University said assaults specifically targeting Jews, vandalism and other violent incidents fell 12 percent last year. They rec […]
Afghanistan observed a national day of mourning Sunday after a Taliban suicide assault killed scores of soldiers in the deadliest insurgent raid on an military base in 16 years. Friday’s coordinated attack on the regional headquarters of the Afghan National Army in Mazar-i-Sharif, capital of the northern Balkh province, has reportedly left at least 140 soldi […]
Three policemen were killed on Sunday in a suicide attack south of Mosul, the northern Iraqi city where Islamic State is fighting off a U.S.-backed offensive, security sources said. A group of about 10 assailants, including four suicide bombers, had tried to infiltrate a Federal Police helicopter base in Al-Areej, a police captain told Reuters. Three policem […]
Saudi Arabia's King Salman issued a decree late Saturday naming one of his sons, an air force pilot who has taken part in coalition strikes against the Islamic State group, as the kingdom's new ambassador to the U.S. The appointment of Prince Khaled bin Salman to Washington signals the kingdom's eagerness to strengthen bilateral ties under P […]
An Israeli attack against a military base for the Syrian pro-government National Defense Forces in southern Syria killed three NDF members on Sunday, the NDF militia and a monitoring group said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitoring group, said it remained unclear if the source of the bombardment in Quneitra province was an […]
Morocco has summoned Algeria's ambassador to express concern after 54 Syrians attempted to "illegally enter" the country from Algeria, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement on Sunday. It said 54 Syrians attempted to enter Morocco through the border town of Figuig, an area surrounded by mountains, between April 17 and 19. It accus […]
Two Harvard researchers say they have found a rare parchment copy of the U.S. Declaration of Independence — in England. The only other known parchment copy is housed in the National Archives in Washington. Researchers Emily Sneff and Danielle Allen found the document in the archives of the small town of Chichester in Sussex, in southern England. The Boston G […]
A supply ship bearing John Glenn's name arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday. Astronauts used the station's big robot arm to grab the capsule, as the craft flew 250 miles (400 kilometers) above Germany. NASA's commercial shipper, Orbital ATK, named the spacecraft the S.S. John Glenn in honor of the first American to orbit […]
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has visited Djibouti, the tiny east African nation that is home to the United States’ only military base on the continent, in his sweeping tour of the Middle East and Horn of Africa. Mattis called Djibouti, located on the Bab el-Maned strait, an “important geographic crossroads.” Dozens of commercial and military ships trav […]
A Kenyan police official says novelist and conservationist Kuki Gallmann has been shot and injured at her ranch after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought. Ezekiel Chepkowny said Sunday that Gallmann was patrolling the ranch when she was attacked and shot in the stomach. Chepkowny says her driver also survived the attack […]
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Dr.Ibrahim H. Abukar For President
Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory, there is no survival.
“Non Paper” to end the Somali transition
Xaqiiqada Batroolka Somalia ku Jira
Wargeyska The Observer ayaa shalay qoray in Madaxda Soomaalida ee ka qeyb galay shirkii London ay la kulmeen madax reer Britain ah iyo madaxda shirkado waaweyn oo bartoolka soo saara..Andrew Mitchell: Waxba kama jiraan haba yaraatee.Wargeyska The Observer ee ka soo baxa magaaladan London ayaa boggiisa hore ku qoray cinwaan "Britain waxa ay hogaamineysaa orod loogu jiro shidaal ka soo saaridda Soomaaliya". Laakiin dowladda Britain ayaa arrintaasi beenisay, oo ku tilmaantay in aanay waxba ka jirin isla markaana wax dan ganacsi ah ka lahayn Soomaaliya. Dowladda Soomaaliya ayaa iyana sheegtay in wax shidaal qodis ah aanay kala hadlin madaxda Britain intii ay wada hadalka u joogeen Soomaaliya. Wareysi uu siiyay barnaamij subaxda Axada ka baxa Idaacadda telefishinka ayaa waxaa uu arrintaas wax laga weydiiyey, Wasiirka Horumarinta iyo Gar-Gaarka Dibadda ee dalkan Britan, Andrew Mitchel. Waxaana uu sheegay in Shirkadaha dalkan Britan iyo dawlada Britishku aanay dooneyn shidaalka Soomaaliya, Wasiirku waxaa uu sheegay in aanay taas waxba ka jirin.
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In response to the “letter to the Diaspora” By the Prime Minister
R/wasaare Gaas Oo Dalbaday $10-Billion
FARSHAXAN waa guurow ka hadlaya horumarka farsamada.
kibirkii Maxaa Helay ?
In dalka laga dhigo Federal ku salaysan 18kii gobol ee horay u jiray..
This week, as part the UK’s Presidency of the G8, Foreign Ministers will meet to discuss the need to encourage the International Financial Institutions (IFIs) to re-engage in Somalia. The G8 countries are some of the largest shareholders in both the World Bank and the IMF. As a result, the UK is using its Presidency […]
Last Thursday, the Federal Government of Somalia, together with the UK, hosted the latest meeting with a number of key international partners in Mogadishu. The location was significant. This was the first time such a meeting had been held in Mogadishu since the Federal Government came to power last year. It was a real demonstration […]
International Women’s Day is a global opportunity to celebrate and promote the rights of women. It is a chance for all of us, men and women, to unite under a single, common aim – gender equality. This is particularly pertinent in Somalia. Everyone in Somalia has suffered from decades of often unrelenting conflict. But Somalia’s […]
In the lead up to International Women’s Day on Friday, we are featuring the stories of women who work for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office as guest posts across the FCO bloggers’ network. Jane Stevens and Tracey McLelland are a successful job sharing duo who are part of the communications team working on the upcoming […]
A year ago, few predicted that Somalia would see such significant changes; yet 2012 saw some real progress in Somalia – including the end of the Transition; a new Parliament (with a significant number of new MPs); the election of a new, reform-minded Speaker and President and a desire for a different type of politics. […]
Earlier this year, the British Foreign Secretary William Hague MP, announced a new initiative to prevent sexual violence against women. It aims to strengthen international efforts and coordination to prevent and respond to sexual violence, to erode the existing culture of impunity, to increase the number of perpetrators brought to justice and to support stat […]
So the final piece of the post-Transition jigsaw has finally fallen into place. Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon’s 10-person Council of Minister is now approved – overwhelmingly – by Parliament and with it, the final act of a two-month process to find Somalia’s new leaders. Put before Parliament last week, their near-unanimous approval of the […] […]
Yesterday, Somalia marked a major milestone in its recent history. After two decades of civil war, and a year after the Roadmap was agreed, the Transitional Period finally concluded with the election by MPs of new President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud. This was the first such election inside Somalia for many years and came just weeks after […]
On Monday, Somalia marked a significant milestone in its history. Twenty years after the country fell into conflict, a new Federal Parliament was inaugurated – paving the way to end the Transition in the next few days, and opening the first legislature to be formed inside Somalia since 1991. This is a huge achievement, both for the […]
The following is a guest blog by Fionna Gibb, Deputy Head of Mission at the British Office for Somalia. As Ambassador Matt Baugh is on leave, last Friday I had the pleasure of hosting the British Office for Somalia’s reception in Mogadishu to celebrate the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics. As the sun set […]
Weerar ay Israa’iil ku qaaday saldhig milateri oo ku yaalla gudaha Suuriya una dhaw buuraha Golan Heights, ayaa lagu soo warramayaa in ay ku dhinteen saddex dagaalyahan oo taabacsan xukuumadda Bashar al-Assad, ayadoo ay ku dhaawacmeen laba kale.
Warbixin ay soo saartey Qaramada Midoobey ayey ku eedaysay dowladda South Sudan in ay mas'uul ka tahay dagaalka saddexda sanadood wadankaas ka socdey, ayna sabab u tahay macaluusha bishii Febraayo ee sanadkan lagaga dhawaaqay wadanka.
Boqor Salman ka Sacuudi Carabiya ayaa dib u soo celiyey gunnooyinkii la siin jiray shaqaalaha dawladda iyo ciidanka dalkaas ee laga gooyey bishii Sebtember ee sannadkii hore, markii dalku qaatay tallaabooyinka lagu dhimayo kharashaadka dawladda sababtuna ay ahayd sicirka saliidda oo hoos u dhacay.
Warsaxaafadeed ka soo baxay dawladda UK waxaa ugu horreyn lagu soo dhaweeyey heshiiskii ay dhawaan magaaladda Muqdisho ku gaareen madaxda dawlada Soomaaliya iyo kuwa maamul goboleedyada ee hannaanka Amaanka Qaranka, iyadoo lagu cadeeyey in dawladda Britain ay bixinayso 21 milyan oo geniga Istarliinta oo ah taageere dhaqaale oo Soomaaliya ay siinayso.
Ninkii dableyda ahaa ee askariga booliska ah ku dilay Champs Elysees ayaa dacwad oogaha Faransiisku sheegay in la gartay, magaciisana la odhan jiray Kariim Shurfi oo ahaa nin falal dambiyeed maxkamado hore ugu xukumeen.
Wasaaradda gaashaan dhigga Maraykanka ee Pentagon-ka, ayaa sheegtay in ciidamo Maraykan ahi weerar ay ka fuliyeen dalka Suuriya gudihiisa, ay ku dileen kaaliye aad ugu dhaw hogaamiyaha kooxda la baxday Dawladda Islaamka, Abu Bakr al-Baqdaadi.
Xisbiga ugu wayn mucaaradka Turkiga ayaa dacwad u gudbiyey maxkamadda taas oo uu ku dalbanayo in la laalo natiijada aftidii dastuurka ee dhacday Axaddii hore, taas oo garabkii madaxweyne Recep Tayyib Erdogan hogaaminayey ku guulaystay isla markaana awoodihiisa si wayn u kordhin doonta.
Saraakiisha dowladda ee ku sugan waqooyiga Afghanistan ayaa sheegay in, in ka badan 70 ciidamada dowladda ah la dilay kadib markii dagaalyahanada Taliban ay weerareen saldhig milateri oo ku yaala afka hore ee magaalada Mazar-i-Sharif.
Washington PostPiracy back on the rise off Somalia, US military saysWashington PostCAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti — After years of relative calm, piracy is on the rise again off the coast of Somalia, U.S. officials here said Sunday. Gen. Thomas Waldhauser, the Marine officer in charge of the U.S. Africa Command, said there have been “five ...Pirates return to Soma […]
Aljazeera.comRoadside bomb kills six soldiers in Somalia's PuntlandAljazeera.comA military vehicle hit a roadside bomb in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region on Sunday, killing at least six soldiers and wounding another eight. The al-Qaeda linked group al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the attack, which happened on the ...Roadside bomb in […]
ReliefWebSomalia: Drought Response - Situation Report No. 5 (as of 23 April 2017)ReliefWebWhile the Gu rains have started in parts of Somalia, much of the damage to crops, and livestock has already been done and the humanitarian situation is expected to continue to deteriorate through June. During the April-June Gu planting season, Somalia ...
UK announces new support for security reform in SomaliaReliefwebAhead of the May 2017 London Somalia Conference, the UK welcomes Somali agreement of a National Security Architecture, and announces £21m in additional support. On 17 April the Federal Government of Somalia and the Presidents of Somalia's ...
Independent OnlineSomalia's situation eerily mirrors that of SAIndependent OnlineSomalia is proving a scary example of how no economy can grow and become sustainable to the exclusion of locals, writes Victor Kgomoeswana. I found the resurgence of piracy ominously coincidental, considering the hype surrounding radical economic ...Somali Pirates VS Ship […]
News24Kenyan army: 52 al-Shabaab fighters killed in SomaliaNews24Nairobi - Kenya's military said on Friday it killed 52 fighters with the extremist group al-Shabaab during an early morning attack on a camp in neighbouring Somalia. The army destroyed the camp in Badhadhe region of Lower Jubba using ground troops and ...Kenyan forces: 52 al-Shabaab fighte […]
TIMEAid Workers Say Somalia Is 'On the Brink of a Massive Catastrophe'TIME"We are on the brink of a massive catastrophe in Somalia with the death of three quarters of the country's livestock, a rapid increase of children suffering severe malnutrition and the depletion of water stores in dozens of communities," said Hassan ...Somalia: […]
PBS NewsHourAl-Shabab militants try food to win hearts and minds in SomaliaPBS NewsHourThe al-Qaida-affiliated militant group al-Shabab is trying to improve its reputation by delivering food to parts of Somalia that are suffering from drought. Al-Shabab blocked food aid and killed some humanitarian workers during the last major famine in ...Somalia: Al-Shaba […]
Armed Conflicts Exacerbate Famine In South Sudan, Nigeria, Somalia And YemenNPRNPR's Robert Siegel talks with Winnie Byanyima, executive director of Oxfam International, about the on-the-ground scene of famine in South Sudan and other countries. ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: Famine was declared in South Sudan earlier this year, and ...
Dead camels rot on the outskirts of informal settlements in Ethiopia’s rain-starved Somali region as their owners, once proudly self-sufficient pastoralists, turn to government aid to stay alive. Ethiopia is facing a drought so terrible that nomadic herders, the hardiest of survivors, have been pushed to the brink. The lucky ones receive supplies of food and […]
Like the four countries facing extreme hunger crises today, the famine that gripped Ethiopia from 1983 to 1985 struggled for attention until it was far too late. There was conflict. There had been years of consecutive drought – similar to Somalia now. The government spent its money on fighting, not aid. The rich world eventually reacted, with Bob Geldof and […]
Six years after a famine killed a quarter of a million people in Somalia, the country is threatened with another. Famines only occur if political decision-makers allow them to; it is imperative that the right decisions are made now. But have we learnt enough from the mistakes of 2011? The context has changed since 2011. Somalia now has a functioning – if lim […]
Fears are growing that the UN will be forced to drastically cut peacekeeping missions at President Donald Trump’s behest. Fortunately, it's a lot more complicated than that. First, Trump has to get his proposed budget through the US Congress and then, even if he does, where and when to cut the presence of blue helmets around the globe relies on tricky d […]
The drought in Somalia is so severe it threatens not only to trigger famine, but also the viability of the age-old pastoralist way of life. Somalis are tough and resourceful, but this is the third consecutive year of failed rains. Whatever resilience remains is being tested to the limit. On the road out of Garowe, the capital of the northeastern Puntland […]
The swearing-in last week of Somalia’s new President Mohamed Abdullahi “Farmajo” was greeted with a surge of optimism on the streets of Mogadishu that a new era of stability was on its way. He won by a landslide, on a wave of nationalist fervour. But the fact that the ceremony took place in a highly secured airport zone, under the control of African Union pe […]
Every week, IRIN’s team of editors takes a look at what lies ahead on the humanitarian agenda and curates a selection of some of the best reports, opinion, and journalism you may have missed: What’s coming up? Finding $1.5 billion for Lake Chad The borders of Nigeria, Cameroon, Niger, and Chad meet at Lake Chad. The region is now one of the most critical hum […]
Every week, IRIN’s team of editors takes a look at what lies ahead on the humanitarian agenda and curates a selection of some of the best reports, opinion, and journalism you may have missed: What’s coming up? Somalia – lessons learnt from 2011 famine? At some point this month, famine may again be declared in Somalia. Whether or not the “f” word is actually […]
For those forced to live through them, droughts are less an unusual event than a way of life that constantly tests your resilience and resourcefulness. To be a farmer, or make a living from livestock in Ethiopia, where my organisation, Mercy Corps, has been working for many years, you need to be innovative in the face of ever-changing weather patterns. And […]
The non-profit network for refugee resettlement in the United States may take years to recover from changes announced by President Donald Trump, charity managers and advocates say. The 120-day pause to the programme, and a reduction from 110,000 to 50,000 arrivals in the 2016-2017 fiscal year, will have far-reaching effects. The resettlement system is “not a […]
Barnaamijka Martida Makarafoonka, waxaa todobaadkan marti ku ah Xoghayaha koowaad ee safaaradda Soomaliya ee Hindiya, Axmed Maxamuud (Xiish) oo ka warramaya dhalinyaro soomaaliyeed oo ku xiran Hindiya.
Taliyaha Ciidamada dowladda ee degmada Buula Barde ayaa VOA u xaqiijiyay in howlgal ay galabta ciidanka sameeyeen ay ku dileen ninkii dilka u geystay askari ka tirsan ciidamada nabad ilaalinta ee ka socday dalka Jabuuti.
Ciidamada dawladda Kenya ayaa sheegay inay dileen 52 ka tirsan maleeshiyada ururka Al-Shabaab 1-dii habeennimo ee xalay kadib weerar ka dhacay meel 9 km u jirta degaanka la yidhaahdo Sarira oo u dhow magaalada Badhaadhe.
Toddobaadyadii ugu dambeeyey waxaa dib usoo xoogeystay falalka afduubka maraakiibta ee ka dhaca xeebaha Soomaaliya. Waxaa la afduubtay dhowr doon ama markab, waxaana tani ay kordhisay walaacii maraakiibta ay ka qabeen ku safarka biyaha ku dhow Soomaaliya. Barnaamijka faaqidaadda toddobaadka waxaan ku eegeynaa falalkan dib usoo cusboonaaday, sababaha ugu waca […]