Malawi, Somalia to Save Terrified Citizens

Malawi and Somalia are preparing to repatriate their countrymen after weeks of xenophobic violence in KwaZulu-Natal. Last night, the Somali embassy said it was trying...
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Somali-Canadian Association Aims To Help Isolated Seniors

By Clare Clancy Aduun waa sheeko iyo shaahid. Translated into English, the Somali proverb means that the world is full of stories and makes you a...
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What’s Drawing Somali-American Teens to Foreign Militant Groups?

By Issa Mansaray Abdi Mohamed Nur, a 20-year-old Somali-American, reportedly left his family in Minnesota to travel to Syria to join and fight alongside the...
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WATCH: The World’s Smallest Girl Documentary

The 16-year-old, who stands only 23 and a half inches tall, was recently casted for the upcoming season of American Horror Story. That casting,...

Bodies of 21 Women, One Man Found on Migrant Boat in Mediterranean: MSF

By Crispian Balmer The bodies of 21 women and one man were found on a rubber dinghy adrift near the Libyan coast on Wednesday, just...

Iman And Halima Aden Get Real About Islam, Hijabs And Somali Pride

The icon interviewed Aden, a hijabi taking the fashion world by storm. By Zeba Blay Supermodel Iman and up-and-coming model Halima Aden are speaking out about...

Saudi Arabia Executes Prominent Shiite Cleric and 46 Others in 12 Cities

 By Liz Sly BEIRUT — Prominent Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr was among 47 people executed by Saudi Arabia on Saturday, triggering an angry response from...
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World Famous Somali-Born Artist Nimco Dareen Refutes Kidnap Story

By Abdirisak Itaqile Somalilandmonitor -The world famous Somali-born artist Nimco Dareen has debunked recent media reports that she was kidnapped by Ethiopian based Somali Ogadenia guerrilla fighters...