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News Topic - Somalia

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New Batch of Clinton Documents to Be Released The topics in the Clinton administration documents are to include the conflicts in Somalia and Rwanda, Middle East peace talks, the Oklahoma City bombing and the attempt to overhaul the health care system.
New York Times | Apr 18, 2014 12:20 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Asylum Insanity Hussein Mohamed took a hard road to America. Born into a minority clan in a nation rife with ethnic conflict, the boyish 24-year-old with gangly limbs and intense brown eyes describes fleeing his village in Somalia in 2012 after gunmen threatened to kill
Dallas Observer | Apr 17, 2014 01:07 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Dallas, Texas
UN deploys Ugandan guard unit in Somali capital About 400 Ugandan troops will be deployed to Somalia under a new United Nations guard unit charged with protecting U.N. staff and installations in the violence-prone Somali capital, Ugandan military officials said.
KLKNTV.com | Apr 16, 2014 3:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Lincoln, Nebraska
Barclays reaches deal on Somalia services UK lender backs down on attempt to close the account of Dahabshiil until a replacement bank could be found by the money transfer group
Financial Times | Apr 16, 2014 2:18 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Chastened by Islamists, Somalia Redraws Mogadishu Security Plan When Islamist militants blasted their way to within 50 meters of the Somali president's residence, they forced a sharp rethink of security in the capital Mogadishu. The deadly Feb. 21 assault on the Villa Somalia compound was the closest al-Qaida-linked i
Voice of America | Apr 16, 2014 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Aid workers rescued in Somalia Two Kenyan aid workers who had been held by the al Qaeda-linked militant group Al-Shabaab since 2011 have been rescued near Somalia's border with Kenya, the African Union Mission in Somalia said Friday.
CNN.com | Apr 14, 2014 5:29 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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I thought I was going to be beheaded: Alberta reporter opens up about her brutal kidnapping in Somalia Throughout her 463 days in captivity, Amanda Lindhout’s dreams were, almost without exception, about her freedom. “My dreams became so vivid,” she says now. “I would encounter childhood friends and old teachers, people I hadn’
Canada.com | Apr 14, 2014 03:43 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Kenyan aid workers rescued in Somalia Two Kenyan aid workers who had been held by the al Qaeda-linked militant group Al-Shabaab since 2011 have been rescued near Somalia's border with Kenya, the African Union Mission in Somalia said Friday. The rescue was carried out on the outskirts of Dhobl
KSAT.com | Apr 12, 2014 05:28 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Antonio, Texas
Libya detains migrants bound for Europe More than 400 migrants, mostly from Somalia and Eritrea, detained as they try to cross to Europe in small boats.
Al Jazeera | Apr 12, 2014 03:46 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
World Briefing: 2 Kenyans Kidnapped in Somalia in 2011 Are Found Alive The African Union Mission in Somalia said that the two men, who were working for aid agencies, were rescued in an operation near Somalia's border with Kenya.
New York Times | Apr 11, 2014 9:53 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend