Somalia authorizes Saudi to use its airspace for Yemen mission

MOGADISHU, Somalia's government has officially acknowledged it allowed Saudi Arabia to employ its airspace for conducting airstrikes against Houthi militia who took over large...

Iran’s chief nuclear negotiator receives hero’s welcome in Tehran

Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has returned to Tehran to a hero’s welcome as thousands of people desperate for an end to international...

Somalia calls for closer security ties after ‘barbaric’ Kenya massacre

Garissa (Kenya) (AFP) - Somalia and Kenya must boost security cooperation between them, Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said Friday, as he offered his...

Al-Shabab Gunmen Attack Garissa University In Kenya, Killing At Least 15 And Wounding Dozens

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Al-Shabab gunmen attacked a college in northeast Kenya early Thursday, targeting Christians and killing at least 15 people and wounding...

Republicans see Obama as bigger threat than Putin and Assad, says poll

A third of Republicans believe President Barack Obama poses an imminent threat to the United States, outranking concerns about Russian President Vladimir Putin and...

Officials: Siege of gunmen in Somali hotel enters 2nd day

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Gunmen from the Somali extremist group al-Shabab, who had taken up positions in a hotel frequented by government officials and dignitaries...

President Uhuru Kenyatta suspends Kenyan ministers

Nairobi Kenya, (HargeisaPress) —  FOUR ministers vacated their posts on Saturday to pave the way for investigations into corruption allegations, President Uhuru Kenyatta's office...

HargeisaPress Mourns the Demise of Diriye Bobe Yusuf Duale

Nairobi Kenya, (HargeisaPress) —  HargeisaPress editorial board send their deep heart-felt condolence to the great historian and former Information Minister Bobe Yusuf Duale, the...

Mogadishu hotel under attack

MOGADISHU. Suspected Al-shabab fighters have stormed a hotel popular with somali officials and politicians, in a complex attack in the somali capital, officials said...

Cardiff becomes only second UK council to recognise the Republic of Somaliland

Cardiff council approved a motion to endorse recognition of Somaliland during a meeting at City Hall, following in the footsteps of Sheffield council Cardiff has...

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