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Saudi Arabia seeks new political bloc in strategic Red Sea region

– Saudi Arabia is seeking an alliance with six countries bordering the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden, a strategic area vital to global shipping and increasingly an...

“The impeachment motion against president Farmaajo is still valid” said the Somali parliament speaker.

Mogadisho(somalilandmirror.com)- Speaker of the House of parliament in Somalia,  Mr Mohamed Mursal Abdirahman has issued a letter suggesting that the impeachment motion...

Somalia sink into fresh political problems after a motion to impeach President Farmajo

Somalia was plunged into fresh political problems on Monday after a motion to impeach President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed for alleged abuse of office cleared a key...

US re-establishes ‘permanent diplomatic mission’ in Somalia for the first time in 27 years

The state department said the “historic event” reflected the progress the east African nation had made. Ambassador Donald Yamamoto is heading the embassy in...

Somali officials report deadly US-backed raid on al-Shabab

NAIROBI, Kenya — Somali commandos backed by U.S. forces raided two al-Shabab checkpoints at which the extremists extort money from commercial vehicles, killing several...

The fight to protect Somaliland’s wildlife

Somaliland, an unrecognised former British colony in the Horn of Africa, has been described as the African miracle that nobody knows about. It lies in a region facing...

Somaliland opens its doors to Kenyan investors

Somaliland’s Foreign Affairs and International Co-operation Minister Yasin Mohammed Hiir has encouraged Kenyan investors to take advantage of the investment...

UN LIFTS SANCTIONS ON ERITREA, KEEPS ARMS EMBARGO ON SOMALIA

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Wednesday to lift sanctions against Eritrea following its thaw in relations with Ethiopia and other...