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At least 15 killed in Somalia suicide bombing claimed by militants

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At least 15 people were killed on Tuesday in a suicide bombing in the Somali capital that targeted recruits who were lined up outside...

At least 15 killed in suicide bombing at army camp in...

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At least 15 people were killed on Tuesday in a suicide bombing as recruits lined up outside an army camp in the Somali capital...

ISS: Somaliland’s election boosted its theoretical case for recognition

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The obstacles to actual recognition still seem insurmountable – unless Somalia relents and regional bodies give their blessing. Somaliland is increasing its push to win...

Kenyan air strike in Somalia allegedly kills woman and her child

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A Somali mother and her child were killed and four others injured when a Kenyan warplane bombed two towns in southern Somalia, the woman’s...

Somaliland opposition win majority in first parliamentary vote since 2005

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Two opposition parties in Somalia's breakaway Somaliland region won a majority of seats in the region's first parliamentary election in 16 years, the National...

Somaliland holds first parliamentary vote since 2005

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Somalia's breakaway Somaliland region held its first parliamentary election for 16 years on Monday, in what politicians there describe as evidence of its comparative...

Agreement on Somali elections

Somalia’s political leaders reached an agreement paving the way for elections, the foreign affairs minister said, ending months of deadlock that at times turned...

Suicide bombing by Somalia’s al Shabaab group kills six

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A suicide bomber killed six police officers in front of a district police station in the Somali capital Mogadishu late on Sunday, police said,...

Anti-president Somali soldiers begin returning to barracks

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Hundreds of Somali forces who back the opposition began returning to their barracks on Friday after reaching an agreement with the prime minister following...

Somalia revives ties with Kenya after nearly six-month break

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Somalia said on Thursday it was restoring diplomatic relations with neighbouring Kenya almost six months after severing ties, accusing Nairobi of meddling in politics. Relations...

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Misleading SANDF post removed after defenceWeb intervention

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One imagines at least a handful of the more than seven thousand followers of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) LinkedIn social media account...