Real Madrid were crowned champions of Europe for the 11th time after defeating Atletico Madrid in a dramatic penalty shootout in Milan.
WASHINGTON— The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved on May 16, 2016 a Staff-Monitored Program (SMP) for the Federal Republic of Somalia, covering the period of May 2016–April 2017.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – The Al-Qaeda linked militant group in Somalia is planning to launch major attacks targeting western interests in retaliation for deadly air raids by the United States that killed fighters and leaders of the group in the horn of Africa nation in recent months, sources said Thursday.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – Somalia’s president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has warned that a proposal by Kenyan government to close the world’s largest refugee camp and send back refugees en masse to their countries would worsen the security situation in the East African nation.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – Somalia is arguably the country with the highest number of Khat consumers in the world, making it a major market for Khat farmers in neighboring countries who sent million tons of the stimulant narcotic drugs to Somalia each month.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – Somalia’s international partners have welcomed Somali president’s decree which bypassed the parliament which resisted calls to approve the electoral process submitted by the government last month and called for an election in the country.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – In what likely is a new showdown between Somali president and the parliament, Somali president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud used an executive order and called for an election in Somalia amid delays by the parliament to endorse the process submitted by the government last month.