Calm returns to Galkayo town as govt brokers peace
Calm returned to the central Somali town of Galkayo Sunday as Somali government officials arrived in the town to broker a long-term ceasefire deal aimed at ending a deadly conflict between Puntland and its neighboring Galmudug state following clashes that killed at least 18 people since last week.
South Sudan's exiled leaders return in hopes for peace
Five senior political figures of South Sudan who had been living in exile for more than two years returned to capital Juba on Friday, raising hopes that a recently signed agreement between the warring factions of the country will bring much needed peace.
First Somali-American Radio Station Launches in Mpls.
A Somali-American radio station now broadcasting in the Twin Cities hopes to help families navigate issues ranging from where to park during a snow advisory, to how to protect their children from extremist rhetoric and terrorist recruiters.
China military in talks for logistics 'facilities' in Djibouti
China's military is in talks with the Horn of Africa country Djibouti to build logistics "facilities" to support Chinese peacekeeping and anti-piracy missions, the foreign and defense ministries said on Thursday.