UNHCR seeks to reassure refugees in Kenya facing food shortages
The UN refugee agency has sought to allay the concerns of hundreds of thousands of refugees facing food ration cuts in northern Kenya and stressed that these are not linked to the repatriation of Somalis.
Somali forces foil al-Shabaab's plans in Mogadishu
Somali security forces have been conducting 24-hour operations in Mogadishu since early November, thwarting at least 20 attacks and arresting dozens of al-Shabaab leaders and more than 20 al-Shabaab fighters, according to the Ministry of National Security.
Minnesota urban planner killed in Somalia wanted 'to give back'
The Brooklyn Park civil engineer thought hard about the risks before he returned to Somalia last year to help repair the waterworks infrastructure of his war-torn country. On Monday the risks became real when he was murdered.
Donors praise Somalia's progress at Copenhagen conference
International donors gathered at the two-day High Level Partnership Forum on Somalia in Copenhagen issued a communiqué Thursday (November 20th) praising Somalia's political and security progress and outlining priorities for future efforts.
DHL Global Mail has reached an agreement with two dozen Somali Muslims who say they were fired from the company's Hebron facility in 2013 because they took a break for evening prayer, The Enquirer has learned.