A suicide bomber has killed at least 6 people after he blew himself up inside the home of a high profile official of the interim Juba administration in the port town of Kismayo, the provincial capital of the Interim Jubba Administration on Friday.
Mother of teacher gunned down in Lawrence Heights speaks out from Ethiopia
Last Ramadan, Abshir Hassan fasted with his mother, a Somali refugee, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Last week, the well-loved Toronto supply teacher was gunned down outside his Lawrence Heights apartment simply for being, police believe, in the wrong place at the wrong time.
Pretoria - After a settlement was reached in the North Gauteng High Court on Friday, it was decided that a gravely ill 12-year-old Somali girl would receive the medical treatment she needed for a heart condition, including an operation.
Pilots jittery after MH17 crash; longer flights to EU, US
KOLKATA - The shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 aircraft as it flew over the conflict riddled Ukraine-Russia border has sent pilots squirming in their seats. Not only are they jittery over flying anywhere close to Donetsk, the area under pro-Russian rebels to the east of Ukraine, they are wary of going near any conflict zone, be it the Iraq-Syria border, Gaza, Pakistan-Afghanistan border, Kazakhstan Sudan or Somalia.
Virginia challenge to No Fly List exposes rapidly expanding terror database inclusions
The government is rapidly expanding the number of names it accepts for inclusion on its terrorist watch list, with more than 1.5 million added in the last five years, according to numbers divulged by the government in a civil lawsuit.