35 Egyptian police, troops die in clashes with Islamists

At least 35 Egyptian troops and police officers were killed in clashes with Islamist fighters in the Bahariya oasis in the country's Western Desert...

‘They started to burn our houses’: Ethnic strife in Ethiopia threatens a key U.S....

ADAMA, Ethi­o­pia — A largely hidden war in remote areas of Ethiopia has killed hundreds of people, displaced more than 100,000 others and raised...

Somaliland President Receives EU Delegation

Hargeisa, (HargeisaPress) —The Head of State of the republic of Somaliland His Excellency, Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud Silanyo met with European Union countries’ ambassadors at his...

Visa delays force The Cedar to cancel Fall Midnimo residency with Aar Maanta

MINNEAPOLIS, MN:  A consortium of Minnesota-based performing arts presenters and universities led by The Cedar Cultural Center in Minneapolis announced today the cancellation of...

Somalia: 12 soldiers, 1 civilian arrested in drive-by shooting probe

Twelve soldiers and one civilian were arrested on Sunday as Somali authorities probe a drive-by attack that left two dead three days ago. Somali Minister...

Canada defends refugee system as Somali immigrant charged in attack

EDMONTON, Alberta (Reuters) - Canada defended its immigration and refugee vetting system on Monday after a Somali immigrant, who had drawn scrutiny for his...

Ethiopians gather for festival marred by bloodshed

A year ago, Firommisa Darasa barely made it out of Ethiopia's Irreecha festival alive, managing to escape from a deep ditch where dozens perished. The...

Clout of Somali-American voters increases in Minneapolis elections

Council Member Abdi Warsame, the first and only Somali-American elected to Minneapolis office, stood outside a coffee shop in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood and endorsed...

The Djibouti authorities vowed to arrest tycoon Ahmed Gelle-Arab Upon his arrival In Djibouti.

HargeisaPress —According to the reports Djibouti Times is getting, there is huge row between Djibouti’s president and the business tycoon Ahmed Osman who is...

Turkey opens its largest overseas military base in Africa

Turkey has launched a major military base in Somalia. The $50 million facility is designed to provide support and training to troops of the...

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