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Security Council Press Statement on Terrorist Attack in Mogadishu

NEW YORK, United States of America, December 30, 2019/ — The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attack of 28 December 2019 at the Ex-control Afgoye Junction in Mogadishu, which killed and injured innocent people. The members of the Security Council expressed their deepest sympathy and condolences to […]

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The International Organization for Migration: Signs New Cooperation Agreement with Somalia

Mogadishu – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) today (14/12) signed a new cooperation agreement with the Federal Government of Somalia, which underlines both parties’ mutual interest to strengthen cooperation and to work together on migration issues to promote economic and social development. The agreement was signed in Mogadishu by IOM Regional Director for East and […]

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UK troops support UN mission in Somalia

UK Armed Forces personnel have arrived in Somalia to support a United Nations-backed mission in Africa, the Defence Secretary has announced. Following a recce to assess options, this is the first UK team to travel to Somalia as part of United Nations (UN) support for the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) that is working […]

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Statement from Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on Airstrike in Somalia

On Saturday, March 5, the U.S. military, in self-defense and in defense of our African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) partners, conducted an airstrike in Somalia against Raso Camp, a training facility of al-Shabaab, which is a terrorist group affiliated with al-Qaeda.  The strike was conducted using manned and unmanned aircraft.  The fighters who were […]

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Somalia continues to face large-scale food insecurity compounded by poor rainfall and drought

ROME, 08 February 2016 /– Somalia will continue to face large-scale food insecurity between now and June 2016 as a result of poor rainfall and drought conditions in several areas, trade disruptions, and a combination of protracted and new population displacements – all of which have been exacerbated by chronic poverty. Acute malnutrition remains high […]

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African Union Mission In Somalia (AMISOM) Condemns terrorist attack on its base at El Adde, Gedo region in Somalia

The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Madeira strongly condemns the dawn attack on its base at El Adde in Gedo region by Al Shabaab militants. The militants were engaged by AMISOM troops on the ground and repulsed. There were casualties and injuries registered during the […]

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