DADAAB REFUGEE CAMP, Kenya (UNHCR) – Six years ago when Rahma, first arrived in Kenya as a refugee, she was illiterate. Now, 19, she has returned with plans to be a doctor. Last month, Rahma was on board two repatriation flights carrying ....
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A day after Islamic extremists overran an African Union military base in Somalia, shaken residents of an adjacent town were describing the daring attack and its aftermath. One resident said some soldiers may have been taken captive by the rebels.
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Al Shabaab militants attacked an African Union (AU) base in southern Somalia early on Tuesday, the Islamist group and residents said, and said they had killed dozens of soldiers.
NAIROBI: War-torn Somalia remains in a "critical" state four years after a devastating famine, the U.N. warned on Monday, noting a sharp rise in those needing food aid.
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - As Europe grapples with its biggest wave of migration since World War Two, the Netherlands is about to toughen its asylum policy by cutting off food and shelter for people who fail to qualify as refugees.
Who said repeat viewings get boring? Not for Mo Farah, who completed another glorious 5,000m and 10,000m double – and won his seventh consecutive world and Olympic title – after chasing down the Kenyan Caleb Ndiku in a thrilling final lap chase.
“I was a lonely boy in school and at work as well. So I decided to come here to Somalia. I don't know … That's just what I did. I wanted to kill as many people as possible.” The young Somali-Finnish Al-Shabaab fighter...