The al-Qaida-linked militants in Somalia who once controlled the southern port city of Kismayo are gone, but now a fight for control of the city has broken out.
ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Two men and two women were shot dead at the Cherokee Place Business Incubator in St. Louis Thursday afternoon. Police say that the shooting is part of a murder-suicide.
The simmering tension between the Government of Mogadishu and that in Nairobi over the establishment of Somali’s breakaway State of Jubaland has gotten intervention from a likely source.
Trafalgar Square in London was a hub of activity on the 7th and 8th of June when large numbers of the Somali community gathered in protest outside the South African Embassy. What resulted was a vocal and passionate atmosphere where demonstrators expressed their anger, rage and upset....
In a reconciliatory tone, Somalia’s Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon has now announced his government’s commitment to defuse the tensions in Somalia’s port city of Kismayo through dialogue and peaceful resolution after months of political turmoil and fierce fighting in the past few days.