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  1. Somalia: Al-Shabab Commanders Killed Near MogadishuRead the original story

    Friday | AllAfrica.com

    ... commanders during a joint operation with Somali troops in a region north of Mogadishu. The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Friday that Issa Mohamed Dhoore and Sharif Ameey were killed during an offensive in a village about 200 ...

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  2. Famous Somali singer and MP assassinated in Mogadishu - Friday, 25 July 2014 13:08Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Walta Information Centre

    The Acting Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia, Lydia Wanyoto Mutende has strongly condemned the assassination of well-known Member of Parliament and singer Saado Ali Warsame in Mogadishu on Wednesday .

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  3. UNICEF Report On Female Genital Mutilation Holds Hope And WoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | GPB.org

    For 15 years, Amran Mahamood made a living circumcising young girls in Hargeysa, Somalia.

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  4. 2 Al-Shabab Commanders Killed in Raid Near MogadishuRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Voice of America

    ... commanders during a joint operation with Somali troops in a region north of Mogadishu. The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Friday that Issa Mohamed Dhoore and Sharif Ameey were killed during an offensive in a village about 200 ...

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  5. .com | 'Shabaab commanders' killed in AU offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | News24

    ... of newly trained al-Shabaab fighters perform military exercises in the Lafofe area some 18km south of Mogadishu, in Somalia. (Farah Abdi Warsameh, AP/File) Mogadishu - African Union troops in Somalia said Friday they had killed two "senior" ...

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  6. African Union troops kill Shebab commandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | In-depth Africa

    African Union troops in Somalia said Friday they had killed two "senior" commanders of the Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab insurgents, in the latest push of an offensive against the extremist fighters.

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  7. Canada supporting Save the Children Canada project in Somalia /...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | In-depth Africa

    Canada supporting Save the Children Canada project in Somalia / Canada 's contribution is helping to improve health and well-being of displaced Somali children and their families OTTAWA, Canada, July 25, 2014/African Press Organization / - Today, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La ... (more)

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  8. Minnesota mourns death of Somali activist and singer Saado Ali WarsameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Star Tribune

    ... of the first woman members of the Somalian parliament. Warsame, who for decades was one of the top singing stars in Somalia, bridged the communities of her home country with her adopted home in Minnesota. She lived in Minneapolis and St. Cloud from ...

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  9. Mohamed Hersi jailed 10 years on terror chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Toronto Star

    ... the threat of Canadians who have been drawn to conflict zones abroad – and tracking them as they return home. Somalia, where prosecutors said Hersi was headed, had been popular a destination for a small group of Canadians, some of whom ... 2 comments

  10. The Absurd and Amoral Disproportionality ChargeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Jerusalem Post

    ... country must maintain when attacked, especially by terrorists. As the "Blackhawk Down" nightmare unfolded in Somalia in 1993, President Clinton complained to staffers: "We're not inflicting pain on these f---kers. When people kill us, they should be ...

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  11. Somalia: Al-Shebab Murders Somali Woman MPRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Somalia's armed Islamists al-Shebab have shot and killed a female Somali lawmaker on Wednesday in Mogadishu.

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  12. U.S. policy on Somalia ignores facts on the ground: Ali MohamedRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Plain Dealer

    The Obama administration recently announced that the United States will appoint an ambassador to Somalia for the first time in two decades.

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  13. Somalia: Shabab Claims Assassination of MP WarsameRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | AllAfrica.com

    A member of Somalia's parliament famous for the political and patriotic songs she sang for decades has been assassinated in Mogadishu.

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  14. Somalia: Lawmaker and Singer Saado Ali Warsame AssassinatedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to the hard-line rule of Mohamed Siad Barre before his government was toppled in 1991. Warsame, who joined Somalia's parliament in August 2012, is the fourth Somali lawmaker to be killed since the start of the year, and the second lawmaker to be ...

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  15. .com | Somali woman MP shot dead by IslamistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | News24

    ... Warsame became the fourth lawmaker killed this year in militant attacks that increasingly target members of Somalia's parliament. This is the second drive-by shooting of a lawmaker since the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, during which ...

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  16. Kent woman charged with funding al-Qaida-linked groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Seattle Times

    A Kent woman has been indicted in Virginia on charges alleging she helped run a "fundraising conspiracy" that funneled money to the al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabaab in Somalia.

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  17. Somali lawmaker killed in Mogadishu drive-by shootingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | TwinCities

    ... for St. Cloud City Council, said he had met Warsame several times and grew up listening to her sing about uniting Somalia. He described her as "courageous and patriotic." The Somali Islamic extremist militant group al-Shabaab, which is allied with ... 6 comments

  18. Shot, slain Somali star had ties to MinnesotaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Star Tribune

    ... who lived in St. Cloud and Minneapolis from 2007 to 2012. "She was legendary," said Ahmed Ali Said, who grew up in Somalia listening to WarA same and now lives in St. Cloud. "She was like Michael Jackson to Somalis." She was heroic in the way she ...

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  19. Women charged with funding terror groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | USA Today

    Three women were arrested Wednesday on charges that they help funnel money to the terrorist organization al-Shabaab, which is spearheading a violent insurgency in Somalia.

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  20. 2 Americans charged with helping al-Qaida-linked groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Yahoo!

    ... behind the blast on Saturday that killed two people in the Somali capital's political centre. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta (SOMALIA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY CIVIL UNREST) Five people, including two women in the U.S., were charged Wednesday with funneling ...

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