Currency Drops Dramatically
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- A sudden influx of new banknotes into Somalia's anarchic
currency system on Wednesday dropped the shilling to its lowest level against
. . ..
Somalia from a hotel
Mogadishu, Somalia - Nearly two months after Somalia got its first president and
parliament in nearly a decade, the country's new government is having to operate
from a hotel . ..
Somali Government Demobilises Militia
Dakar, Senegal - In Somalia, which has had no central government for a decade,
the new transitional national government is making . ..
Somali Set To Resume Diplomatic Ties
Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) ( November 21, 2000) - Kenya has agreed to support and re-open
diplomatic ties with the new government in Mogadishu. ..
Hails New Government In Somalia
Nairobi, Kenya (PANA)- Kenya has announced that it fully supports the recently
inaugurated provisional government in Somalia . ..
Offers Olive Branch to Warring Factions
MOGADISHU, Somalia (PANA) -- Somalia's new government of President Abdiqassim
Salat Hassan has offered an olive branch to all the warring groups . ..
embassies to reopen
MOGADISHU, Somalia (BBC) -- The new Somali prime minister, Ali Khalif Galayr,
says Kenya and Uganda have agreed to the reopening of the Somali embassies in
Years of Chaos, Somalia Is Open for Business
EL-MA'AN, Somalia, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Hundreds of men wade waist-high into the
ocean, hauling heavy sacks onto their shoulders and dragging them ...
toll rising from Somalia cholera outbreak
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Reuters) -- The death toll in Somalia's latest cholera outbreak
is increasing, health authorities in Adaleh...
10 Years of Chaos, Somalia Prefers a Government
MOGADISHU, Somalia (November
27, 2000 ) - Somalia is preparing to govern itself once again, leaving behind
10 years of anarchy. A provisional - not to say transient - government has taken
up quarters ...
Somali leaders meet
27, 2000 ) - The Libyan leader, Moamer Gaddafi has met the Somali interim president,
Abdulkassim Salat Hassan in Tripoli. ...
body "excuses" Somali loans
KHARTOUM(November 25, 2000 ) - The 8th summit of the IGAD [Inter Governmental
Authority on Development] heads of states concluded its sessions at the Friendship
says miscarriage over Somali killings
MOGADISHU, Somalia (November 25, 2000 ) - The father of a Somali man convicted
of killing two Italian journalists in Mogadishu six years ago has described ..
kills at least 25 in Somalia
MOGADISHU, Somalia (November 25, 2000 ) - Cholera has killed as many as 25 people
in southern Somalia in the past two days ....
convicted in 1994 killing of Italian journalist in Somalia
ROME (AP) A year after he was acquitted in the same case, a Somali was convicted
Friday of killing ....
Summit Wraps Up in Sudan
KHARTOUM, Nov 24 (AFP) - A one-day summit of the Inter-government Authority for
Development or IGAD wound up Thursday . ....
Africa welcomes Somalia back to fold, encourages dialogue
KHARTOUM, Nov 24 (AFP) - East African leaders welcomed Somalia back into their
fold at a summit this week while encouraging the country's new president . ....
Minority group to be resettled
NAIROBI, 23 November (IRIN) - Over 8,000 Somali Bantus from Dadaab refugee camp,
Kenya, are to be resettled in the United States next year ....
a Government From Scratch
MOGADISHU, Somalia, Nov 24 (Washington Post) After 10 years of anarchy, Somalia
is preparing to govern itself once again. ....
in Somalia Threatens Leprosy Victims
MOGADISHU (Nov. 24) XINHUA - Floods are endangering the lives of nearly 1000 leprosy
victims in Middle Jubba region of Southern Somalia ....
Government Vows to Stabilize Country
KAMPALA (Nov. 23) XINHUA - Visiting Prime Minister of the Somali transitional
government Ali Khalif Galaydh said here Thursday that the new Somali leaders .
MOGADISHU (Nov. 23) XINHUA - A new wave of floods has devastated dozens of villages
in the Southern Lower and Middle Jubba regions of Somalia after the main Jubba
river started . . ....
Leader Denounces New Mogadishu Govt
HARGEISA, Somalia, Nov 23 (Reuters) - The president of the breakaway republic
of Somaliland said on Thursday he would not talk . ....
interview with Prime Minister Ali Khalif Galeyr - Part 2
NAIROBI, 22 November (IRIN) - Somalia's newly appointed Prime Minister Ali Khalif
Galeyr is in Nairobi for the first official meeting . ....
increases in Mogadishu
NAIROBI, 22 November (IRIN) - There has been an increase in the level of security
incidents in Mogadishu. Radio Benadir, based in north Mogadishu ....
Outbreaks Reported: Cholera in Somalia
NAIROBI, Nov 22 (WHO) - As of 15 November, the Ministry of Health of Somalia has
reported a total of 272 cases, . ....
13th Municipal Election Mayor and City Council
Toronto (Nov. 22) According to the Municipal Elections Act, 1969 Section 83 of
the Controverted Elections, I am challenging the results because ....
arrive for African regional summit
KHARTOUM, Nov 22 (AFP) - Participants began arriving here Wednesday for the summit
meeting of the regional Inter-Governmental Authority on Development which is expected
to be attended by Somalia . ....
summit marks Somalia's comeback
NAIROBI, Nov 22 (AFP) - For the first time since 1991, Somalia will attend a summit
meeting of a prominent African grouping, the Inter-Governmental Authority . ....
to Re-Open Embassy in Somalia
NAIROBI (Nov. 22) XINHUA - Kenya is to re-open its embassy in Mogadishu, capital
of Somalia, by early next month ....
Seeks to Redeem Image Abroad
NAIROBI, IPS - The new provisional government of Somalia has embarked on a campaign
to revamp the international image ....
NAIROBI, 22 November - Ethiopia beat Somalia 2-1 in a Challenge Cup Group 'A'
match at Kampala's Nakivubo Stadium yesterday. ....
Set to Resume Diplomatic Ties
Nairobi, Kenya Kenya has agreed to support and re-open diplomatic ties with the
new government in Mogadishu ....
Faction leader reacts to deployment
NAIROBI, 21 November (IRIN) - Muse Sudi Yallahow, one of the main Mogadishu faction
leaders opposed to the new government, is reportedly ....
Ethiopia talks deemed "successful"
NAIROBI, 21 November (IRIN) - President Abdiqassim Salad Hassan has said his three-day
official visit to Ethiopia last week....
Attack on government hotel
NAIROBI, 21 November (IRIN) - Gunmen launched a rocket propelled grenade at the
Laf-weyn Hotel occupied by members of parliament ....
peace process incomplete: Addis Ababa
ADDIS ABABA, Nov 20 (AFP) - The establishment of Somalia's transition government
was a "major achievement" but the peace process there remains ....
President Meets Somali Prime Minister
NAIROBI (Nov. 20) XINHUA - Kenyan President Daniel arap Moi said here Monday that
there would be greater understanding and harmony between East Africa ....
prime minister' s family living in southern Minnesota
OWATONNA, Minn. (AP) -- The wife and children of Somalia' s newly appointed prime
minister are living in the southern Minnesota ....
NAIROBI (Nov. 20) BBC, Ethiopia has moved a step closer to formally recognising
the newly established government of Somalia, which was elected it ....
New Premier Visits Kenya
NAIROBI (Nov. 20) XINHUA - Somalia's newly-appointed Prime Minister Ali Khalif
Galer arrived here on Sunday for a two- day visit ....
probe Somali money
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Somali refugees in Minnesota have been wiring millions of dollars
back to their troubled homeland and federal officials ...-
NAIROBI (Nov. 20) BBC - The president of the self-declared Republic of Somaliland,
Mohamed Egal, has issued decrees giving qualified pardons ..
An 'Arms Centre'
Nairobi (The Nation ) - The Dadaab refugee camps have become a "nerve centre for
arms trafficking" throughout East Africa, an investigator ..
Company Signs Deal with New Government of Somalia
ADDIS ABABA (Nov. 19) XINHUA - WorldWater, a company of the United States, has
become the first western corporation to sign an economic deal with the newly established
government of Somalia ...
Delegation Leaves for Talks
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) -- A Somali delegation headed by President Abdiqasim
Salad Hassan left Saturday for talks in Yemen with faction leaders ...
refugees send big share of income back home
Dee DePass and Joy Powell / Star Tribune Abshir Ahmed used to work three jobs
to support 11 relatives who landed in Ethiopia and in Kenyan refugee camps after
fleeing Somalia's civil war in 1991.
Leader Envisages "New Common Future" In Horn
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA, November 18, 2000) Somalia President Abdulkassim
Salat Hassan, on a goodwill visit . ..
Pledges To Support Reconciliation In Somalia
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA, November 17, 2000) - Ethiopia Friday pledged to contribute
further to the process of national reconciliation and unity in Somalia by continuing
to maintain contact with all parties in the country. . ..
development of Somalia, Ethiopia 'interdependent'
ADDIS ABABA, Nov 17 (AFP) - The security and development of Ethiopia and Somalia,
which share a militarily porous frontier, are . ..
Somali Lawmaker Attacked
MOGADISHU (Nov. 17) XINHUA - A convoy of battle wagons escorting a Somali lawmaker
were ambushed by unidentified gunmen on Friday, leaving seven people . . ..
Leader Envisages "New Common Future" in Horn
Panafrican News Agency, November 17, 2000 Addis Ababa Somalia President Abdulkassim
Salat Hassan, on a goodwill visit to Ethiopia, has informed Prime Minister Meles
The Illegal Tide - Saturday 18 November 2000 Three Somali men who have received
asylum in Australia for the past three years left Port Hedland detention centre
yesterday to return home. . ..
urges mercy for Somali trio
From AAP 17nov (AEDT) THE Uniting Church has made a last-ditch plea for the government
to show mercy to three Somali asylum-seekers who are being . ...
OF AFRICA: IRIN Update
MOGADISHU (Nov. 16) SOMALIA: Confusion in Baidoa undermines security . ..
Resumes Banana Trade
MOGADISHU (Nov. 16) XINHUA - Somalia's lucrative banana trade, stopped for years
by the country's devastating civil war, resumed on Thursday. . ..
interim president visits Ethiopia
NAIROBI, 16 November (BBC) - The new president of Somalia arrived in Addis Ababa
last night for his first visit to Ethiopia since he was elected almost three months
ago . ..
Assassination of MP Hassan Ahmed Elmi
Pan-Somali Council for Peace and Democracy (Israaca) Press Release .
President to meet Ethiopian prime minister
NAIROBI, 15 November (IRIN) - Somali President Abdiqasim Salad Hasan was expected
to arrive in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on ..
Yemen invites faction leaders
NAIROBI, 15 November (IRIN) - The President of Yemen, Ali Abdalla Saleh, has invited
Mogadishu faction leaders to travel to the Yemeni capital Sanaa for talks ..
reported killed in Somaliland protestTitle
NAIROBI, 15 November (IRIN) - Two people died on Saturday following protests in
Hargeisa, the capital of the self-declared state of .
Goverment Plans to Give Militiamen Food and Cash for Guns
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Somalia's new government will offer thousands of militiamen
food, vocational training ..
international partners to discuss demobilisation
NAIROBI, Nov 14 (AFP) - Delegates from around Somalia open a meeting here Monday
with UN staff, aid agencies, donors and international ..
trains Mogadishu's Radio Banaadir staff
MOGADISHU (Nov. 14) BBC - A senior producer in the Somali Service section, Mr
Yusuf Garad Umar Ahmad, has commended Radio Banaadir for its objective . ...
for Assassinated Somali Lawmaker Held in Mogadishu
MOGADISHU (Nov. 13) XINHUA - A funeral was held here Monday for a newly elected
Somali lawmaker who was shot dead by unidentified gunmen . ...
MP gunned down
MOGADISHU (Nov. 13) XINHUA
(BBC) -- Gunmen in the Somali capital Mogadishu have killed a member of Somalia's
new transitional parliament less than ..
Somaliland, Ethiopia sign trade accord
HARGEISA (Reuters) -- The self-declared Somaliland Republic, which has yet to
gain international recognition...
Confronts Challenge to Overcome Racism
HELSINKI (Reuters) - Television footage of Finnish and Somali youths fighting
in a Helsinki suburb has ...
New Army Attracts Thousands to Re-Enlist
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS -MOGADISHU, Somalia -- They came by the thousands to the
main soccer stadium in this city ...
Somalian Armymen Registered in Mogadishu
MOGADISHU (Nov. 11) XINHUA - The new interim government of Somalia Saturday took
its first step to register the former national armymen ...
Seeks Economic Ties With Ethiopia
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA) ( November 10, 2000) - A high-level delegation of
break-away Somaliland led by President Ibrahim Igal, is in Addis Ababa . ...
Conference: Rebirth of the Somali State "Policy Options and Programme Opportunities
Machadka Som-Can Institute for Research and Development iyo Xarrunta Partnership
Africa Canada oo saldhigoodu yahay magaalada Ottawa ...
Plans Monument For Cubans Killed In War With Somalia
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA) (Panafrican News Agency, November 9, 2000) - Ethiopia
plans to build a monument in Addis Ababa to honour some 160 Cuban soldiers killed
fighting on the side of Ethiopia during the 1975 . ...
republic rules out union with Somalia
ADDIS ABABA, Nov 10 (Reuters) - The foreign minister of the self-declared republic
of Somaliland on Friday ruled out reunification with Somalia, . ...
Horn of Africa Update, 9 November
- Warlords reject call for renewal of army . ...
Over Fake Currency Notes Rock Mogadishu
Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) ( November 8, 2000) - Riots have rocked the Somali capital
Mogadishu, in the past few days as small-scale traders protested . ...
urges continued international aid to "disaster-prone" Somalia
(DPI) ( Nov. 8, 2000) - Despite positive political developments in Somalia, the
country will remain "disaster-prone" and "vulnerable to ...
'Cashing in on waste'
(November 8, 2000, Rome, Italy) -- The Mafia controls about 30 percent of Italy's
waste disposal companies, including toxic waste, according to a parliamentary
Clan People Celebrate Peace Deal
MOGADISHU (Nov. 8) XINHUA - A large and colorful celebration with traditional
dances attended by hundreds of people Wednesday took place in Jowhar town, ...
Taageerid ah oo lagu qaban doono Toronto
Toronto, Canada (Nov. 8, 2000)
Dhamaan Jaaliyada Somaaliyeed ee ku nool TORONTO IYO HARERAHEEDA, waxaa la ogeysiinayaa
in laqaban ...
over age of slain boy traced to his time as refugee
UNION-TRIBUNE November 7, 2000 It may be impossible to verify the age of the Somalia-born
youth shot dead by a county sheriff's deputy after ...
Somali government gets go-ahead for transition
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- Somalia's assembly has approved the new government's
program to lead the Horn of Africa nation through a three-year transitional period.
National Assembly Okays Govt. Program
MOGADISHU (Nov. 7) XINHUA - Somalia's national transitional assembly Monday night
gave its voice of confidence to the interim government and its 15-page program
Illiterate Soldier Who Rose To Power By The Gun
Nairobi (November 6, 2000) - Title: The Cost of Dictatorship; The Somali Experience
Author: Jama Mohamed Ghalib Publishers: Lilian Barber Press, New York ...
New Defence Min Calls up Former Soldiers
MOGADISHU , Nov 6 (Reuters) - Somalia's newly appointed defence minister on Monday
ordered all former soldiers to register at ....
Corp. Signs Agreement for water/energy programs with Somali Gov.
MOGADISHU, Somalia, Nov 6, 2000 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- WORLDWATER CORP. (OTC
Bulletin Board: WWAT), a full-service U.S. based water management and solar ..
tearing fabric of Portland's Somali community
By MARK SHANAHAN, Portland Press Herald Writer - When she fled Somalia four years
ago, Fatuma Ahmed thought she'd left her country's civil war behind. ..
Somali government destabilized by fighting
MOGADISHU, Somalia (November 5, 2000 2:16 p.m.Associated Press )- Clashes between
gunmen and government supporters killed two Mogadishu. ..
Die, 5 Injured in Somalia Fighting
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- Weekend clashes between gunmen and government supporters
killed two people and injured five. ..
militia threaten government
MOGADISHU, Somalia (BBC) - A group of militia leaders in Somalia has criticised
the decision by the new interim administration to re-open the port in the capital,
protesters attack currency dealers in Somalian capital
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- Protesters angry over the depreciation of the Somali
shilling after new banknotes flooded ..
Staged in Somalia Against Currency Depreciation
MOGADISHU (Oct. 30) XINHUA - Tension rose high in the main business center in
Mogadishu, capital of Somalia, early Monday morning ..
import billions in Somalian currency printed in Canada
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Hundreds of armed militiamen escorted 30 billion Somali
shillings printed in Canada from an airport into
1aad oo magacaabay intii ka hartay Golihiisa Wasiirrada
Mogashishu Oct. 28 - Xaflad ballaara oo si heer sare ah loo soo agaasimay oo ka
dhacday guriga Madaxweynaha
factions call for 'federal government'
NAIROBI, Oct 27 (AFP) - Three Somali factions meeting in the northeastern city
of Garowe on Friday called for the formation of four regional
In Parliament: Members Seek Stand On Somalia
Nairobi (The Nation, October 26, 2000) - The Government was yesterday challenged
to state its stand on the establishment of a parliament and election of a President
Council Welcomes Reconciliation Efforts in Somalia
UNITED NATIONS (Oct. 26) XINHUA - The Untied Nations Security Council welcomes
the efforts of the transitional government of Somalia to promote
2 killed in Puntland
NAIROBI,( October 26,
2000)- BBC Reports from the self-declared autonomous region of Puntland in Somalia
say two people have been killed and five others seriously . . .
Focus on charcoal trade
MOGADISHU, 25 October (IRIN) - Swaying unsteadily from side to side, the truck
carrying the enormous load of charcoal comes .
seek stand on Somalia
NAIROBI,( October 26,
2000) The Government was yesterday challenged to state its stand on the establishment
of a parliament and election of a President in Somalia. .
Arabia Donates to Somali Refugees in Ethiopia
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Oct.
25)- The government of Saudi Arabia Wednesday donated 1,000 metric tonnes
of dates to some 135,000 Somalia .
Supports New Somali Leader
Gaborone, Botswana (PANA) (Panafrican News Agency, October 24, 2000) - Botswana's
foreign minister, Lt. Gen. Mompati Merafhe, has expressed government's . .
Somalians Can't Afford Fuel
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- Mogadishu's streets, usually packed with beat-up cars,
taxis and minibuses, came to a standstill Tuesday after the cost of gasoline more
Hassan courts Arab leaders
NAIROBI, 24 October (IRIN) - President Abdiqasim Salad Hassan has had several
meetings in Egypt with key . ..
Capital Hit by Fuel Crisis
MOGADISHU (Oct. 24) XINHUA - Mogadishu, capital of Somalia, has since Monday been
almost paralyzed in terms of traffic after fuel prices in the country sky rocketed
to . .
urged to recognise Somali government
MOGADISHU (Oct. 24) BBC - A leading opposition politician in Kenya has called
on his government to recognise immediately the new interim ..
Killed in Road Accident in Somalia
MOGADISHU (Oct. 23) XINHUA - Three people was killed and 14 others wounded Monday
when a truck mounted with heavy machine guns overturned on its way to ..
least 10 killed, 15 injured in fight over Somali land
MOGADISHU , Oct 23 (AP) - Fighting with assault rifles and grenades over land
south of Mogadishu left at least 10 people dead and 15 ..
warlord steps up attack on new president
MOGADISHU, Oct 22 (AFP) - Somali warlord Hussein Mohamed Aidid on Sunday accused
President Abdulkassim Salat Hassan of violating both ..
daateyna waa la dabo qabtaa
By Ebyan Salah, Canada .
MOGADIHSU, Oct 20 (BBC)
- The new Prime Minister of Somalia, Ali Khalif Galaydh, has announced his government,
the first in the country since e. ..
MOGADIHSU, Oct 20 (BBC)
- The new Prime Minister of Somalia, Ali Khalif Galaydh, has announced his government,
the first in the country since e. ..
Completes Somalia's Government
MOGADIHSU, Oct. 20 (AP) - Prime Minister Ali Khalif Galaydh appointed a 25-member
cabinet Friday, completing Somalia's first government in almost a decade. ..
of Somali president's ally identified, sought
MOGADISHU, Oct 19 (AFP) - Security officials in Somalia know who assassinated
a close ally of President Abdulkassim Salat Hassan and are looking . . ..
GUNMEN FLEE AFTER KILLING ALLY OF NEW GOVERNMENT
MOGADISHU, Oct 19 (Tribune News Services) - A former army general allied to Somalia's
new government was shot to death Wednesday in .. ..
admits mistakes over 'massacre'
MOGADISHU, Oct 19 (BBC) - The Kenyan government has for the first time admitted
making mistakes sixteen years ago . . ..
Horn of Africa Update, 18 October
MOGADISHU, Oct 18 - Sheikh Malaq Osman, a highly regarded traditional leader in
the Bakol area, told AFP that "Nur (Shatigudud) can no longer represent the .."
. . ...
peace supporter shot in Mogadishu
MOGADISHU, Oct 18 (BBC) - A supporter of the peace process in Somalia has been
shot dead by unidentified gunmen in the capital, Mogadishu. . . ...
is alive and well amid the ruins of Mogadishu
MOGADISHU, Oct 18 (AFP) - Bereft of the usual structures of state for the better
part of a decade, Somalia's capital is a city of contrasts, where commerce and
trade thrive amid the scars of clan war. . . ...
criticise militia leader
LONDON , 17 Oct. (BBC)- There've been demonstrations in the Baidoa region of Somalia
in support of the new interim President, Abdulkassim Salad Hassan. . ...
leaves new Somali Government
LONDON , 17 Oct. (BBC)- The leader of Somalia's Rahanwein Resistance Army (RRA),
Hassan Mohamed Nur Shargudud, says he no longer recognises the authority . ...
FOREIGN MINISTER TRANSITS THROUGH SHARJAH/DUBAI AIRPORTS ON HIS WAY TO CAIRO
SHARJAH,Tuesday 17 Oct.- The newly named Foreign Minister of Somalia Mr. Ismail
Mohamoud Hurre (BUBA) transited today the 17th of October through the. ...
Afghanistan, Haiti top U.N. hunger list
LONDON , 17 Oct. (AP)- Somalia, Afghanistan, and Haiti rank as the hungriest countries
in the world, according . ...
of warlord over, says Somali leader
MOGADISHU Tuesday 17 October 2000- Somali President Abulkassim Salat declared
an end to the era of the warlord at the weekend and . ...
settles in south Mogadishu
NAIROBI, 16 October (IRIN)- Interim President Abdiqasim Salad Hasan settled in
at a private villa in south Mogadishu after arriving on . . ...
IRIN Special - Establishing the interim government
NAIROBI, 16 October (IRIN)- Interim president Abdiqasim Salad Hasan arrived in
Somalia's devastated capital on Saturday to an ecstatic . . ...
PM Appoints Cabinet
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- On his first full day in Somalia as prime minister,
Ali Khalif Galaydh appointed his foreign minister Sunday and acknowledged that
. . ...
Somalia's New President, Nothing Is Easy
MOGADISHU, Oct. 15, (Reuters) - It took seven weeks of planning and an escort
of more than 1,000 militiamen armed to the teeth just to get Somalia's new . .
welcome for Somali president
MOGADISHU (BBC) - Somalia's new President Abdulkassim Salat Hassan, has arrived
in Mogadishu to a hero's welcome and tight security. . ...
President Enters Capital in Show of Force
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somalian President Abdiqassim Salad Hassan made his entry
into Mogadishu with a massive show of force . . ...
President leaves Djibouti for Mogadishu
MOGADISHU, Oct 14 (AFP) - The man named as the new President of Somalia, Abdulkassim
Salat Hassan, has flown to the Somali capital . . ...
Plans On in Preparation for New Start
(Nairobi) October 13, 2000 . Some 2,000 militiamen have already been demobilised
and are now undergoing retraining in special camps in the Somali capital, . ...
speaker calls for continued arms embargo in Somalia
MOGADISHU, Oct 13 (AFP) - Somalia's speaker of parliament Abdlaah Issak Deerow
on Friday urged UN member states to maintain an arms embargo to avert further
violence in . . ...
of Somali parliament arrives in Mogadishu
MOGADISHU , Oct 12 (AFP) - The speaker of Somalia's transitional parliament, Abdallah
Issak Deerow, arrived here Thursday with . ...
Central Authority to Move to Mogadishu This Weekend
ADDIS ABABA (Oct. 12) XINHUA - Visiting Somali special advisor for foreign affairs
Abdullahi Ahmed Addow said here Thursday that newly ...
dead as Somali MPs' escort returns fire in Mogadishu
MOGADISHU, Oct 11 (AFP) - Five people were killed and six wounded here Wednesday
when gunmen escorting a parliamentary convoy returned fire on unknown assailants,
witnesses told AFP. ...
on returning Somali parliamentarians
Mogadishu, 11 October (BBC) - Reports from Somalia say there's been an attack
on a group of Somali parliamentarians who'd just returned to Mogadishu. ...
Parliamentarians leave for Mogadishu
DJIBOUTI, 11 October (IRIN) - About 100 members of the Somali Transitional National
Assembly (TNA) left Djibouti . ...
DAY OR MASSACRE DAY?
OCTOBER 11, 2000 PRESS RELEASE - The month of October has become a month impassioned
with celebrations for Kenyans to mark . ...
Somali PM to return home
MOGADISHU, Oct 10 (BBC) - The newly-appointed Somali Prime Minister, Ali Khalifa
Galad, says he plans to return to Mogadishu in a few days time. . ...
OF AFRICA: IRIN Update
Nairobi (UN Integrated Regional Information Network, October 10, 2000) - SOMALIA:
Prime Minister appointed - Somalia's interim president Abdiqasim Salad Hasan appointed
. . ...
Deal Won't Bring Peace, Says Somaliland Foreign Minister
Washington, D.C. - Mohamoud Saleh Nur, Foreign Minister of Somaliland, the tiny
self-proclaimed northern republic that . . ...
Somali prime minister will face mixed welcome on return
MOGADISHU, Oct 9 (AFP) - Ali Khalif Galaydh, who at the weekend was named Somalia's
first prime minister since 1991, is set to face a mixed . ...
PM appointed in Somalia
MOGADISHU, Somalia,Oct 8
(BBC) -The new President of Somalia, Abdulkassim Salat Hassan, has appointed Ali
Khalif Galayadh as his prime minister and asked him to . ...
President Appoints PM
MOGADISHU, Somalia,Oct 8
(AP) -- Somali President Abdiqasim Salad Hassan appointed a prime minister Sunday
to lead his government through a three-year . ...
Urges U.S. Money for Somalia
WASHINGTON, Oct 6 (AP) - The U.N. humanitarian coordinator for Somalia urged the
United States and other international donors to provide money and support to .
goes ahead in Mogadishu
NAIROBI, 6 October (IRIN) - Some 2,000 militiamen have already been demobilised
and are now undergoing retraining in special camps in the Somali capital . ...
interview with faction leader Aydid
NAIROBI, 6 October (IRIN) - Mogadishu faction leader Husayn Muhammad Farah Aydid
was interviewed ...
to beef up Somali security
NAIROBI (Oct. 6) XINHUA - Kenya and Somali has formed a security elders committee
to check the spate of cross . ...
Somali Form Security Committee
New York -(Oct. 6) -
The UN humanitarian co-ordinator for Somalia has urged international donors to
provide money ...
says 2,000 former militias being trained as police in Somalia
UNITED NATIONS, Oct 5 (AFP) - A top UN official for Somalia expressed optimism
Wednesday about the chances of demobilisation there . . ...
pledges to continue Somali support
Mogadishu, 5 Oct. (BBC)
A senior United Nations official has pledged continuing support for Somalia's
transition to peaceful democracy. ...
TAAGEERO JAALIYADDA SOOMAALIYEED EE MALAYSIA
Kuala Lumpur, 05/10/2000 -
Waxaa 1dii bishan Oktober ka dhacay magaalada Kaula Lumpur xafalad ay soo qaban
qaabiyeen ururka ardayda Soomaaliyeed ee Malaysia ...
Horn of Africa Update, 4 October
Mogadishu, 4 Oct. (IRIN) -
In the town of Buhoodle, in the self-declared state of Somaliland, eight visiting
members of the Somaliland Administration were attacked ...
parliamentarian freed in Somaliland
Mogadishu, 4 October (BBC)
- A member of the new interim parliament for Somalia has been freed from a seven-year
prison term he was serving ...
"disappointed" with new government
NAIROBI, 3 October (IRIN)
- Optimism in Baidoa for the newly elected Somali government is turning into disappointment
because the interim president...
NAIROBI, 3 October (IRIN) - The newly elected government is concentrating on demobilising
militias formerly serving the business community ...
of death' symbolizes the hopes of war-weary Somalia
BAIDOA, Somalia (AP) -- At
a derelict military base in Baidoa, a beheaded statue of a soldier stands guard
next to a toothless statue ...
interview with H. Sheik, co-director of Dr Ismail Juma'le Human Rights Centre,
NAIROBI, 2 October (IRIN) - The Dr Ismail Juma'le Human Rights Centre was first
established in Mogadishu ...
gunmen consider peace after decade of war
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Reuters)
-- Strolling down the middle of the street as bullets fly all around him, Salad
Hashi appears perfectly at ease with ...
warlord denies pact with new president
Mogadishu, (Oct. 2) Reuters
- Hussein Aideed, Somalia's most prominent warlord, has denied signing a reconciliation
pact with the country's recently elected president ...
to meet president in Mogadishu
Mogadishu, (Oct. 2) IRIN-
In an interview with IRIN, Somali faction leader Husayn Muhammad Aydid said he
had agreed to meet interim president Salad in Mogadishu ...
Welcomes New Government in Somalia
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct. 2) XINHUA
- Malaysia welcomes the choice of Abdulqasim Salad Hassan as President of Somalia
and is confident that his new government ...
Calls for Disinfecting East African Goods Due to Rift Valley Fevert
DAR ES SALAAM (Oct. 2) XINHUA
- The United Arab Emirates ( UAE) has ordered all coming ships, planes, vehicles
Looks To Make Fresh Start
(Oct. 2) Associated Press Writer - BAIDOA, Somalia –– At a derelict military base
in Baidoa, a beheaded statue of a soldier stands guard next to a toothless statue
Faction Leaders Mull Talks
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Faction
leaders who have opposed the Somali peace process are willing to hold talks with
the man selected to ...
us home, plead Somali refugees
(Sunday 1 October 2000) THEAGE.COM
- Three of Australia's longest-held asylum seekers have written to immigration
authorities saying they would ...