James Swan arrived in Mogadishu today to take up his duties as the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Somalia and Head of Mission for the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia.
The suspected ringleader of Saturday's failed coup attempt in Ethiopia's Amhara region has been shot dead by police, state media report.
ISTANBUL – An opposition party candidate, Ekrem Imamoglu, won a second victory in the do-over race for Istanbul mayor, despite a determined effort by Turkey’s powerful president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, to keep the seat in the hands of the ruling party.
Gunmen on Saturday attempted to overthrow a regional state government in Ethiopia, an official said.Appearing live on Ethiopian Television, Nigusu Tilahun, head of the press secretariat....
Dozens of European citizens of Somali origin who joined the Islamic State terror group in Syria and Iraq want to go to Somalia due to European countries' reluctance to take them back.
The diplomatic standoff between Somalia and Kenya appears to have taken an interesting turn after the Arab Parliament cautioned the country against meddling with matters to do with Somalia.
A four-year-old Canadian orphan, the sole survivor of a family that joined ISIS, is trapped in a Syrian refugee camp and her uncle is desperate to bring her home despite little help from the federal government.