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  1. 4 French journalists home after long Syrian ordealRead the original story

    7 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... file photo file provided by photographer Benoit Schaeffer shows French photo-reporter Nicolas Henin in Mogadishu, Somalia. President Francois Hollande's office said in a statement Saturday April 19, 2014 he feels "immense relief" after learning ...

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  2. Banning Khat Turns Black Immigrants Into CriminalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Anorak

    In this photo taken Wednesday July 12, 2012 Isaq Abdi sits beside bundles of khat which he sells for his employer in Mogadishu, Somalia.

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  3. 4 French journalists abducted in Syria freed, safeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    ... file photo file provided by photographer Benoit Schaeffer shows French photo-reporter Nicolas Henin in Mogadishu, Somalia. President Francois Hollande's office said in a statement Saturday April 19, 2014 he feels "immense relief" after learning ...

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  4. 4 French journalists held hostage in Syria freedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This undated file photo file provided by photographer Benoit Schaeffer shows French photo-reporter Nicolas Henin in Mogadishu, Somalia.

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  5. This undated file photo file provided by photographer Benoit... Photo-photo.5414548Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | SFGate

    This undated file photo file provided by photographer Benoit Schaeffer shows French photo-reporter Nicolas Henin in Mogadishu, Somalia.

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  6. Bill Clinton - Surprised' at Black Hawk Down RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    Newly released documents from the Bill Clinton library provide a fascinating look at how the administration dealt with Somalia before, during and after the disastrous battle of Mogadishu, also known as Black Hawk Down, which resulted in the deaths of 18 U.S. troops and outraged the nation.

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  7. Kenya: UN disturbed by arrests of Somali refugeesRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    ... given ongoing hostilities in their country, Somalis, especially those originating from southern and central Somalia, continue to be in need of international protection as refugees and should not be returned against their will to a place where their ...

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  8. Failed Migrant's Journey Echoes in AfricaRead the original story

    Friday | Wall Street Journal

    MOGADISHU, Somalia-Mustaf Hussein Abukar wanted a better life for his younger brother, in Europe.

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  9. Somalia: Somalia - Military in Deadly Battle With Police in Middle ShabelleRead the original story

    Friday | AllAfrica.com

    Fierce fighting has raged between the Somali National Army soldiers and police officers in Middle Shabelle regional district of Balad of southern Somalia on Friday, Garowe Online reports.

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  10. What Somalia's New Internet Looks Like From Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Government Executive

    Somalia's first terrestrial fiber optic cables have connected the country to the modern internet.

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  11. windfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Age

    ... tells Funk, revolves around one word: Mogadishu. ''Massive drought led to famine, which led to the collapse of Somalia, which led to the UN intervention, which led to the US intervention, which led to military disaster. They see a string of ...

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  12. Somalia: Dozens Killed in Army-Police ClashRead the original story

    Friday | AllAfrica.com

    According to news reports from Bal'ad, a town in the Middle Shabelle region, a fierce confrontation erupted today between government troops including the military soldiers and police officers.

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  13. Somalia: Good News for Somalis Sending Money HomeRead the original story

    Friday | AllAfrica.com

    Very good news on Wednesday when Barclays Bank agreed to give Dahabshiil, the Somali remittance company, sufficient time to find another way of transferring money from the UK and elsewhere to Somalia before closing its account with them.

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  14. UN deploys Ugandan guard unit in Somali capitalRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Newsday

    About 400 Ugandan troops will be deployed to Somalia under a new United Nations guard unit charged with protecting U.N. staff and installations in the violence-prone Somali capital, Ugandan military officials said.

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  15. Somalia: Barclays Reaches Agreement With DahabshilRead the original story

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    British-based Barclays Bank has reached an agreement with Somali money-transfer company Dahabshil, allowing the company to remain open while it finds another bank, the UK's Financial Times reported.

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  16. QRC spent over QR10m in three years in SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar Red Crescent has spent more than QR10m in past three years in pursuing its relief and developmental endeavors in Somalia to save victims of drought and improve their quality of life in face of critical economic and security conditions.

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  17. Michael Shank: Ukraine Diplomatic Deal: Necessary Next StepsRead the original story

    Thursday | The Huffington Post

    ... the international precedent in the case of Ukraine. Examples include the U.S. support for Somaliland and Puntland in Somalia and efforts to undermine sovereign Somalia and their government in Mogadishu -- as well as the West's support for changing ...

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  18. UK Pledges new Aid for Somalia - Thursday, 17 April 2014 21:08Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 17 April 2014 - UK Minister for African Mark Simmons paid an undisclosed and urgent visit to Somalia's capital city of Mogadishu on Tuesday for boosting security, stabilization and democratization process of Somali government.

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  19. Ukraine Diplomatic Deal: Necessary Next StepsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Huffington Post

    ... the international precedent in the case of Ukraine. Examples include the U.S. support for Somaliland and Puntland in Somalia and efforts to undermine sovereign Somalia and their government in Mogadishu -- as well as the West's support for changing ...

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  20. Foreign Office Minister Meets President Of SomaliaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | WireNews+Co

    Foreign Office Minister for Africa visited Somalia on 15 April to demonstrate UK support for Somali peace and development.

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