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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...

Forces opposed to Somali president control parts of Mogadishu

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Gunmen opposed to Somalia's Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed had control of strategic parts of the capital Mogadishu on Monday, Reuters journalists saw, after factions in...

Somali government troops face off with forces loyal to sacked police...

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Gunshots rang out late on Friday in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu, witnesses said, when government troops approached the home of the city’s former police commander...

Mogadishu police chief suspends Somali parliament, gets fired moments later

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Mogadishu’s police chief announced he had suspended parliament on Monday, saying he was acting unilaterally to prevent lawmakers from extending the president’s term, only...

At least 11 killed after fighting erupts in Somalia’s Jubbaland –...

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At least 11 people were killed on Monday after fighting broke out between the Somali federal army and Jubbaland state forces in the Gedo...

Somalia expels Kenyan ambassador over ‘interference’

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Somalia expelled Kenya’s ambassador and recalled its own envoy from Nairobi after accusing its neighbour of interfering in the electoral process in Jubbaland, one...

Suicide bomber kills six in Mogadishu ice-cream parlour

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A suicide bomber blew himself up in an ice-cream parlour in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Friday, killing six people and wounding eight, an...

Death toll from attack on Mogadishu hotel rises to 16

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At least 16 people were killed in an attack on Sunday by the Islamist group al Shabaab on a seaside hotel in Somalia’s capital...

Blast rocks military base in Somali capital, at least eight dead

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A huge blast rocked a military base in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu near a stadium on Saturday, killing at least eight people and injuring 14,...

At least six killed as Somalia security forces put out prison...

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At least six prisoners were killed and another six injured when Somali security forces beat back an uprising in Mogadishu’s central prison on Monday,...

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SANDF youth employment commitment increasingly hamstrung

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With an official youth unemployment rate of 46% for the first quarter of 2021, it’s not surprising two published pieces about military recruitment on...
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