Erdogan surges ahead in Turkey presidential election

Istanbul, (HargeisaPress) — Outgoing Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has surged into the lead in Turkey's first direct presidential election, early vote counts suggest. Mr...

Somali President’s Northrop speech draws protest

HARGEISA, (HargeisaPress) — More than 100 people protested Somali president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud’s speech at the University of Minnesota on Saturday night, alleging his...

Kenya tourism tanks amid increasing violence

Mombasa, (HargeisaPress) — Mombasa, Kenya - In July, a Russian visitor was shot dead near Fort Jesus, a UNESCO World Heritage site in Mombasa's...

Briefing: Somaliland, oil and security

HARGEISA  (IRIN) - The proposed deployment of armed contingents to protect oil installations in the self-declared Republic of Somaliland risks further destabilizing a region...

Al-Shabaab territory targeted in Somali push

Washington (Reuters) - Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud told Reuters on Tuesday he expected a new military drive by African Union and Somali forces...

Supo: Finnish jihadists come from various backgrounds

The people who have left Finland to participate in the ongoing Syrian civil war represent a total of 16 different ethnic groups, the Finnish...

Late to the party, Obama seeks bigger U.S. Africa role

Washington, (Reuters) - Ask Major-General Wayne W. Grigsby Jr., the top U.S. military officer in Africa, how he thinks U.S. and European-backed African troops...

Somaliland: “Am Happy to be Home”-President Silanyo

Hargeisa,(HargeisaPress) — The Somaliland resident Ahmed Mahmud Silanyo jetted back into the country this morning. To receive the President Silanyo at Egal international Airport was...

Somali bombing leaves city Workers dead

MUQDISHO,(HargeisaPress) — At least three women have been killed and seven others wounded in the Somali capital after a remotely detonated bomb exploded in...

Djibouti Economy 2014: Recent Developments and Prospects

The huge infrastructural investment program is a big turning-point for the country that aims to take advantage of its geo-strategic position in the Horn...

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