Nine killed in fighting between rival regions in north Somalia
At least nine people were killed in fighting on Thursday between rival areas in Somalia's usually calm Somaliland region, residents said, highlighting the fragility of security improvements anywhere in the Horn of Africa nation.
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MP captured in this battle in Sahdeer, North of Somalia
Atleast 20 people were killed in the heavy fighting in Sah-Dhere in the region of Sool and a further thirty were injured. This violent incident took place 75km south of Lascanood district, the capital of Sool.
High School Buddies Followed Similar Path to Jihad
The two high school buddies loved to shoot hoops and crack jokes with their friends. They both converted to Islam in early adulthood. And both were recruited by terror groups to leave the United States and die for jihadist causes.
Somalia sues Kenya at top UN court over maritime border
The dispute has been simmering for years, keeping investors away because of the lack of legal Offshore oil and gas exploration platforms in the Indian Ocean .Somalia took its maritime border dispute with Kenya to the United Nations' top court on Thursday, which could decide the fate of potentially lucrative oil and gas reserves off east Africa.
Somalia: UNHCR - We Shall Assist the Refugees Going Back to Somalia Willingly
In a press statement, the representative of the UN Refugee Agency in Nairobi Mr. Rauf Mazou said that the UNHCR is planning to implement a project in which the Somali refugees in Dadaab who are willing to go back to Somalia willingly will be assisted.