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Dozens killed in fighting between Somalia army and former allied group

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At least 30 people died and over 100 were injured in intensified fighting between the Somali National Army and its former ally Ahlu Sunnah...

ISS: ICJ draws the line in Kenya and Somalia’s troubled waters

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Despite unease on both sides, each country could gain from the ruling if they were willing to restore relations. The International Court of Justice’s (ICJ)...

World Court sides mostly with Somalia in border dispute with Kenya

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The top UN top court ruled on Tuesday largely in favour of Somalia in its dispute with Kenya, setting a sea boundary in part...

Somali militia, former government ally, captures two towns from federal forces

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A militia previously allied to the Somali government in its fight against militant group al Shabaab has captured two towns in central Somalia from...

Suicide car bomb targeting convoy in Somali capital kills at least...

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A suicide car bomb killed at least eight people in the Somali capital on Saturday at a street junction near the president's palace, police...

ISS: Too early to celebrate a Somalia–Kenya rapprochement

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Somalia’s volatile internal politics make reconciliation with Kenya in the immediate future unlikely. Kenya and Somalia share cultural and economic ties and common security interests...

Somalia’s president berates Djibouti for detaining his security adviser

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Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed on Friday accused neighbouring Djibouti of illegally detaining his national security adviser, a criticism which appeared linked to a...

Somali Prime Minister’s powers suspended

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Somalian President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed suspended the Prime Minister's power to hire and fire officials, he said in a statement, escalating a destabilising row...

Maritime threats converge in Somalia

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Just as one maritime security challenge in Somalia seemed all but resolved, another one gained momentum. After years of declining pirate attacks off mainland Africa’s...

Five people stabbed in Italian resort, Somali man arrested

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A Somali asylum-seeker was arrested by Italian police after he allegedly stabbed four women and a six-year-old child in the tourist town of Rimini...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...