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“We haven’t had enough time between one disaster and another” says MSF doctor on situation in Somalia

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A senior doctor with the with Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in Baidoa, Somalia has described the humanitarian situation in the country as catastrophic. Dr Asma Aweis Abdallah said the drought in the country- the worst in four decades has forced people to move from their homes to look for health and humanitarian assistance. She said over the last…

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Somaliland urges UN to re-impose Somalia arms embargo

Somaliland has called on the United Nations (UN) and the international community “to urgently re-evaluate their decision to lift the arms embargo” on Somalia. “We urge the international community to take immediate steps to address this crisis and prevent further destabilization of the region,” according to a statement by the…

Türkiye, Somalia sign deal on cooperation in hydrocarbons field

n agreement on hydrocarbon exploration and production between Türkiye and Somalia was signed in Istanbul on Thursday, marking another point in close relations between the two countries. The agreement was signed by Energy and Natural Resources Minister Alparslan Bayraktar and Somali Petroleum and Mineral Resources Minister Abdirizak Omar Mohamed in…

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Turkey moves to deploy navy to Somali waters after new defence deal

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan introduced a motion to the Turkish parliament on Friday, seeking authorisation for the deployment of Turkish troops to Somalia's territorial waters. This move follows a defence and economic cooperation deal between Turkey and Somalia, signed in February, aimed at bolstering Somalia's maritime defence capabilities and establishing a navy for…

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Somalia president on focus over illicit arms

Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has been identified as a central figure in an illicit arms network, following the seizure of a large cache of weapons by local militia in Abudwaq town this week. On Monday, the Marehan clan militia in central Somalia intercepted the largest ever cache of weapons and ammunition…

The Dire Need for Reunification of the Somaliland People: Addressing the Divisive Impact of the Kulmiye Government

By Abdi Halim M. Musa AbstractThe unity and solidarity of Somaliland have long been foundational to its stability andprogress. However, the current administration under President Muse Bihi has fostereddivision and unrest, leading to civil strife and fragmentation. This paper explores the need forreunification among the Somaliland people, analyzing the government's…

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Somaliland alarmed by arms proliferation in Somalia

The Government of the Republic of Somaliland has voiced deep concern over the alarming increase in arms proliferation in Somalia, underscored by recent developments. Over the past three months, Al Shabab militants have seized significant quantities of weaponry from government forces in central Somalia. Additionally, a recent incident in Aabud…

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Somaliland urges UN to re-impose Somalia arms embargo

Somaliland has called on the United Nations (UN) and the international community “to urgently re-evaluate…

Camel milk market in Somaliland growing as business activity

Camel milk is a critical product for both consumers and businesses in Somaliland, according to Agrilinks,…

Opposition parties begin push for government to set Presidential election roadmap

Somaliland’s opposition parties UCID and Wadani are planning a meeting to push the government to…

Top US military official visits Somaliland amidst growing interest in Berbera

United States growing interest in Somaliland became clearer this week with the visit by General…