AA 8 February 2019 by VIOLA FAHMY During brief tete-a-tete, ministers stress importance of maintaining security in Red Sea, Horn of Africa CAIRO The foreign...

THE EAST AFRICAN 8 February 2019 In Summary The Pentagon is running an ongoing mission in which US forces work with African Union and Somali national security forces to fight the Shabaab movement. Since early 2017, the US has increased the number of strikes it conducts, with 35 that year, 47 in 2018 and about 12 so far this year, Waldhauser said. African Union troops...

ALL AFRICA 6 February 2019 US forces have carried out two precision airstrikes against Al-Shabab in Somalia over the past 48 hours, United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) said in a press release on Tuesday. “In support of the Federal Government of Somalia’s increased efforts to degrade Al-Shabab, US Africa Command conducted two airstrikes in separate engagements...

JOURNAL du CAMEROUN 6 February 2019 U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said reconciliation between Ethiopia and Eritrea has illustrated bright spots...

MAREEG MEDIA 3 February 2019 by JOHN SNOW The African Union ambassador to Somalia, Francisco Madeira says soldiers 1,000 will be drawn down by this month...

REUTERS 31 January 2019 by MAGGIE FICK NAIROBI (Reuters) – The U.S. military said on Thursday it had killed 24 militants in an air strike on Wednesday in the vicinity of Shebeeley in central Somalia. The military’s Africa Command (Africom) said in a statement that no civilians were believed to have been killed or injured in the air strike in the Hiran region. The...

UN NEWS 30 January 2019 UN Photo/Omar Abdisalan Rosemary DiCarlo, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Political and Peacebuilding Affairs, meets...

MAIL ONLINE 29 January 2019 by ROSS IBBETSON Experts believe Trump is a symptom of broader problems with democracy in US Somalia topped the list for corruption, followed by Syria and South Sudan Denmark was the ‘cleanest’ nation, while Britain came eleventh with Germany Hungary received its worst post-Soviet rating with populism blamed for a shift Somalia...

FP NEWS 26 January 2019 by AMANDA SPERBER U.S. Army Brig. Gen. William Zana, left, greets then-U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at Camp Lemonnier,...

STANDARD DIGITAL 24 January 2019 by DANIEL PSIRMOI Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo(C) with his predecessors Sharif Sheikh Ahmed(R) and Hassan...