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Somalia Blames Saudi-Led Coalition for Deadly Strike on Boat

By Abdi Guled MOGADISHU, Somalia | Somalia’s government on Saturday blamed the Saudi-led coalition for Friday’s attack on a boat that killed at least 42...

Somali Pirates in Reported Tanker Hijack

Reports indicate that Somali pirates have successfully hijacked a Sri-Lankan flagged bunker tanker in what would be the first such incident in five years...
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Trump Travel Ban Devastating for Somali Refugees Cleared For New Life in US

By Moulid Hujale Revised executive order puts lives on hold for refugees from Kenya’s Dadaab camp, who were set to travel to US after many...
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US Deports Dozens of Somalis

By Harun Macruf WASHINGTON —  For the second time this year, the United States has deported a group of Somalis to their home country. A plane...
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SOMALIA: My Meeting with a Forgotten Terrorist

Once an Al Shabab leader, Sheikh Hassan Dahir Aweys now lives in legal limbo, a case study in Somalia’s stumbling search for stability. MOGADISHU, SOMALIA—A...

SOMALIA: ‘People Are Dying of Hunger…There’s No Water’

By David McKenzie and Brent Swails, CNN Mogadishu, Somalia (CNN) Fatumata Hassan sits in the opening of her ramshackle shelter. She is tired and gaunt. Her...

Somalia Drought: At Least 110 Die as Fears of Famine Grow

By Marilia Brocchetto and Deborah Bloom At least 110 people, most of them women and children, have died from starvation and drought-related illness in Somalia...

SOMALIA: Animals Die, Putting Pastoralist at Risk As Severe Drought Intensifies

The drought stole the animals. Mohamed Salat saw his herd of 360 goats and sheep drop to just 90. Abdullahi, also a herder, once...