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Efforts underway to free 18 Iranian fishermen kidnapped by Somalis

TEHRAN – A lawmaker has said that efforts are ongoing for the freedom of 18 fishermen from Chabahar, who are detained by thieves and terrorists in Somalia. “Of the 18 fishermen detained by the Somalis, 4 are detained by different pirate groups and 14 are detained by Al-Shabab terrorist group,” Abdolqafur Iranejad said, ICANA reported on Sunday. He added that ...

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Twitter blocks real Iranians’ accounts, overlooks US ‘regime change’ propaganda: Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Twitter has blocked the accounts of “real Iranians” but overlooks the “regime change” propaganda spewing out of Washington. Zarif made the remarks in a post on his official Twitter page on Sunday addressing Jack Patrick Dorsey, the co-founder and CEO of Twitter. He said the accounts of real Iranians, including TV presenters and students, have ...

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ONLF to Seek Self-Determination Vote 26 Shares Share Tweet Email

A rebel group in Ethiopia said it will demand a referendum on self-determination for the country’s troubled, gas-rich Somali region during landmark peace talks with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s government. The plan by the Ogaden National Liberation Front, which has staged a low-level insurgency in Ethiopia’s east for over three decades, comes as Abiy invites once-banned opponents to take part ...

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Xildhibaanada Galmudug oo ka doodaya Mooshinka ka dhanka ah Guddomiye Cali Gacal Casir..

Magaalada dhuusamareeb ee xarunta u ah Maamulka Galmudug ayaa waxaa lagu wadaa maanta in ay kulan ku yeeshaan Xildhibanada Maamulkaasi, iyadoona looga doodayo mooshin ka yaalo Guddoomiyaha Baarlamaanka Galmudug Cali Gacal casir. Xildhibaano ka tirsan Baarlamaankan Galmudug ayaa soo gudbiyay Mooshin ka dhan ah Guddoomiyaha Baarlamaanka Galmudug Cali Gacal Casir oo ku sugan magaalada caaasimada ah ee Muqdisho. Xildhibaano gaaraya ...

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Ciidamo Cadaan iyo Soomaali ah oo Weeraray deegaanka Mubaarak

Wararka naga soo gaaraya gobolka Shabeellaha Hoose gaar ahaan deegaanka Mubaarak ayaa waxay sheegayan in ciidamo isugu jira Cadaan iyo Soomaali ay weerar xoogan ku qaadeyn dagaalyahano katirsan Al-shabaab oo halkaasi fariisin kulahaa. Ciidanka Bancroft oo ay wehlinayeen ciidan cadaan ah ayaa Xalay xili danbe waxay weerar qorsheeysan ku qaadeyn deegaanka Mubaarak oo ay ku sugnaayen Al-shabaab, sida ay inoo ...

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Aqriso:Madaxweyne Farmaajo oo Ku wajahan Addis Ababa.

Madaxweynaha Jamhuuriyada Fedraalka ee Soomaaliya Mudane Maxamed Cabdullahi farmaajo ayaa waxaa uu maanta u anba bixi doonaa caasimada dalka Itoobiya ee Addis Ababa,isagoona halkaasi kaga qeyb galaya shir ay yeelanayaan Uruur goboleedka IGAD. Shirakn ay yeelanayaan Uruur goboleeedka IGAD ayaa waxaa markii ugu horeesay ka qeyb galaya Madaxweynaha dalka Eritrea,waxaana lagu wadaa in lagu ansixiyo in Dowlada Eritrea ay xubin ...

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Maamulka Koonfur Galbeed oo hakiyay Xiriirkii Kala Dhaxeeyay Dowladda Sooomaaliya

Maamulka Koonfur Galbeed Soomaaliya ayaa ku dhawaaqay inay hakiyeen xiriirkii wada shaqeyneyd ee kala dhaxeeyay Dowlada Fedraalka ee Soomaaliya . Kulan deg deg ah oo waqtigiisa laga soo hormariyay oo ay magaalada Baydhabo ku yesheyn Wasiirada Maamulkaasi, uuna  shir guddoominayay Madaxweynha Koonfur Galbeed Shariif Xasan Sheekh Aadan ayaa waxaa dhamaan lagu amray shaqaalaha iyo wasaaradaha maamulkaasi inay hakiyaan xiriirkii wada ...

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Al Shabaab militants attack Amisom base in Somalia

Updated Friday, June 26th 2015 at 11:15 GMT +3 Share this story: Ammunition used by suspected al Shabaab assailants killed during an attack in March 2015 is displayed outside Somalia’s regional government headquarters in the central city of Baidoa. (Photo:Reuters) Al Shabaab militants battled with African Union (AU) troops in Somalia on Friday after exploding a car bomb at a ...

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Obama’s plan to visit Ethiopia criticised as ‘gift’ for repressive government

  Barack Obama’s decision to visit Ethiopia has shocked human rights activists, who say the visit sends the wrong message to a repressive government widely accused of clamping down on dissent. A White House statement said Obama will visit the east African country for meetings with government officials as part of his last African trip as president. As well as ...

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UAE ambassador survives bomb attack by Al Shabaab

A suicide bomber rammed into a military car that belonged to UAE ambassador to Somalia Mohammed Al Othman in the capital city of Mogadishu, according to media reports. Al Othman is believed to have survived the attack on his vehicle, which was parked near the Turkish embassy in the city. However, media reports indicate that almost 10 civilians were killed ...

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Ugandan police issue terror alert

KAMPALA — The Ugandan police on Monday issued a terror alert, warning that Somali militants Al-Shabab are planning to carry out a series of attacks in the ongoing Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. Fred Enanga, the police spokesperson, told Xinhua by telephone that the security agencies have received credible intelligence reports indicating the plans by Al Shabab to carry out ...

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Suspect in Lamu Al-Shabaab raid arrested

KDF soldiers display a cache of weapons outside Mpeketoni Hospital after killing 11 Al-Shabaab terrorists who had attacked a military camp in Lamu. PHOTO | ATHMAN OMAR |  NATION MEDIA GROUP Sunday, June 21, 2015 advertisements A man suspected to have been wounded when Kenya Defence Forces killed 18 Al-Shabaab attackers on June 14 was arrested in Voi on Saturday. ...

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Somali militants claim deadly attack on intelligence compund

MOGADISHU (Reuters)- Fighters from Somalia’s al-Shabaab group detonated a car bomb and fought their way into a compound where national intelligence agency officials train, police and the militants said on Sunday, as gunfire raged inside. Sheikh Abdiasis Abu Musab, al Shabaab’s military operations spokesman, told Reuters the fighters had captured the building and “killed many” intelligence agents inside. “First they ...

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