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Somalia , Saturday 23 September 2017

News Somalia: German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/travel/2017/09/23/german-plane-hijacked-to-somalia-in-1977-brought-back-home.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

BERLIN – A Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a far-left militant group's campaign against West German authorities has returned home. The dpa news agency reported that the Boeing 737 arrived Saturday in the ...

News Somalia: German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back home - Tuscaloosa News (subscription)

News channel or source: http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/news/20170923/german-plane-hijacked-to-somalia-in-1977-brought-back-home
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

German plane hijacked to Somalia in 1977 brought back homeTuscaloosa News (subscription)BERLIN — A Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a far-left militant group's campaign against West German authorities has returned home. The dpa news agency reported that the Boeing 737 arrived Saturday in ...and more »

News Somalia: Suicide bomber kills 6 in central Somalia

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/09/suicide-bomber-kills-6-central-somalia-170910111337738.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

At least six people have died after an al-Shabab suicide bomber blew himself up in a restaurant just outside a senior official's office in the central Somali city of Beledweyne. The deadly blast took place outside the office of the governor of the Hiran ...

News Somalia: Somalia: First Night Flight Carrying Pilgrims Lands at Mogadishu Airport in 27 years - Horn Observer

News channel or source: http://hornobserver.com/articles/605/Somalia-First-Night-Flight-Carrying-Pilgrims-Lands-at-Mogadishu-Airport-in-27-years
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Horn ObserverSomalia: First Night Flight Carrying Pilgrims Lands at Mogadishu Airport in 27 yearsHorn ObserverThere has been dispute between the Somali government and AMISOM over the use of the airport during the night, raising security concerns, local media reported that they finally agreed the airport to operate during the night. Somalia government recently ...and more »

News Somalia: Somalia: Puntland Maritime Forces seize boat carrying illegal arms

News channel or source: http://www.garoweonline.com/en/news/puntland/somalia-puntland-maritime-police-forces-seize-boat-carrying-illegal-arms
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

BOSASO, Puntland - Puntland Maritime Police Forces (PMPF) have intercepted a large illegal weapons cache from a small boat at about 17Km east off Bosaso coast on Friday night, Garowe Online reports. Reliable sources, told GO that the vessel with assortment ...

News Somalia: Somalia's Puntland forces seize boat carrying illegal weapons - Xinhua

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-09/24/c_136632752.htm
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Somalia's Puntland forces seize boat carrying illegal weaponsXinhuaMOGADISHU, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- Marine forces in Somalia's Puntland on Saturday captured a boat carrying anti-aircraft guns and other illegal weapons in northern Somalia, local officials said. Puntland marine officer Mohamed Mohamud said the boat was ...and more »

News Somalia: Somalia's Puntland region captures weapons-laden boat from Yemen

News channel or source: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-somalia-arms/somalias-puntland-region-captures-weapons-laden-boat-from-yemen-idUSKCN1BY0PY?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

BOSASO, Somalia (Reuters) - Somalia’s semi-autonomous region of Puntland seized a boat loaded with weapons from Yemen in Saturday’s early hours, the regional maritime police chief said. Puntland authorities displayed dozens of anti-aircraft guns ...

News Somalia: Somali Puntland region captures weapons-laden boat from Yemen - Arab News

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1166381/world
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Arab NewsSomali Puntland region captures weapons-laden boat from YemenArab NewsBOSASO, Somalia: Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Puntland seized a boat loaded with weapons from Yemen in Saturday's early hours, the regional maritime police chief said. Puntland authorities displayed dozens of anti-aircraft guns, machine guns, ...and more »

News Somalia: Microsoft : Gates bolsters relief efforts as drought ravages Somalia

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/MICROSOFT-CORPORATION-4835/news/Microsoft-Gates-bolsters-relief-efforts-as-drought-ravages-Somalia-25167051/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Bill Gates has offered financial support to Somalis hit by drought. Through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, he gave out $1 million (Sh100m) toward this cause. The event was dedicated to accelerating world ...

News Somalia: UNICEF Somalia Humanitarian Situation Report #14: 1-15 September 2017 - Sunatimes (registration)

News channel or source: http://sunatimes.com/articles/4473/UNICEF-Somalia-Humanitarian-Situation-Report-14-1-15-September-2017
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

UNICEF Somalia Humanitarian Situation Report #14: 1-15 September 2017Sunatimes (registration)The current projected number of children who are or who could be acutely malnourished, has increased by 50 per cent since the beginning of the year to 1.2 million, including over 232,000 cases of potential life-threatening severe acute malnutrition (SAM).

News Somalia: Somalia: Old Rules Versus The Basics

News channel or source: https://strategypage.com/qnd/somalia/articles/20170913.aspx
Publication date: uesday 12 September 2017

September 13, 2017: For al Shabaab a lot of the old rules don’t apply anymore. More Somalis want to flee Somalia than want to join al Shabaab and more of those Somalis willing to stay do so knowing that they will have to fight, not join, groups like al ...

News Somalia: German jet hijacked in 1977 by far-left terrorists and forced to fly to Somalia returns home 40 years later inside a ... - Daily Mail

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4913510/Lufthansa-jet-hijacked-1977-returns-home.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Daily MailGerman jet hijacked in 1977 by far-left terrorists and forced to fly to Somalia returns home 40 years later inside a ...Daily MailA Lufthansa passenger jet that was hijacked to Somalia 40 years ago at the height of a far-left militant group's campaign against West German authorities has returned home. The Boeing 737 arrived Saturday in the German city of Friedrichshafen, where it ...and more »

News Somalia: SOMALIA: IGAD condemns terrorist attacks in Somalia

News channel or source: http://www.raxanreeb.com/2017/09/somalia-igad-condemns-terrorist-attacks-in-somalia/
Publication date: Friday 15 September 2017

IGAD commends the courage and bravery showcased by Somalia government soldiers in defending their territory, their Republic, their government, and their people against the repeated attacks against the institutions of the country, while appreciating the ...

News Somalia: FULL TRANSCRIPT: Somali PM Addresses the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly - Horn Observer

News channel or source: http://hornobserver.com/articles/603/FULL-TRANSCRIPT-Somali-PM-Addresses-the-72nd-Session-of-the-UN-General-Assembly
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Horn ObserverFULL TRANSCRIPT: Somali PM Addresses the 72nd Session of the UN General AssemblyHorn ObserverI bring you warm greetings and good wishes from our President, H.E. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo, and the entire Government and People of the Federal Republic of Somalia. Allow me to first congratulate the President of the 72nd Session of the ...and more »

News Somalia: Kenya: U.S. General, World Summit Hint on KDF Time Frame in Somalia

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201709110068.html
Publication date: Sunday 10 September 2017

Almost six years since Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) moved to Somalia, debate still rages on whether the combat mission is tenable. General Thomas Waldhauser of the United States Marines, a key ally of Kenya's involvement in Somalia, says that ultimately ...

News Somalia: New US citizens sworn in during ceremony at historic Larned fort - The Hutchinson News

News channel or source: http://www.hutchnews.com/news/20170923/new-us-citizens--sworn-in-during-ceremony--at-historic-larned-fort
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

The Hutchinson NewsNew US citizens sworn in during ceremony at historic Larned fortThe Hutchinson NewsIncluded in the group were 14 people from Mexico, four from India, three from Somalia and Vietnam, and two from Canada. Each was granted the rights and privileges of all U.S. citizens. They could now vote, serve on a jury and support a political candidate.

News Somalia: Suicide bomber kills 4 at Somalia cafe

News channel or source: http://www.brecorder.com/2017/09/10/368573/suicide-bomber-kills-4-at-somalia-cafe/
Publication date: Sunday 10 September 2017

MOGADISHU: A suicide bomber killed at least four people in central Somalia on Sunday, a security source said, in an attack claimed by the Al-Qaeda-aligned Shabaab movement. Mohamed Abdulkarim, a security official in the town of Beledweyne, 300 kilometres ...

News Somalia: UN Says Guterres & OIC Talked Plight of Rohingya & Somalia, Then Cuts It, Adds MEPP - Inner City Press

News channel or source: http://www.innercitypress.com/unga72oicairbrush092317.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

UN Says Guterres & OIC Talked Plight of Rohingya & Somalia, Then Cuts It, Adds MEPPInner City PressThen the UN "re-issued" the read-out, dropping Somalia and the plight of the Rohinga, and adding the Middle East peace process: "The Secretaries-General discussed a number of issues in OIC's area of responsibility, including counterterrorism, Syria ...and more »

News Somalia: Somalia famine killed close to 260,000 people, report says

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/02/world/africa/somalia-famine/index.html
Publication date: Wednesday 01 May 2013

Mogadishu, Somalia (CNN)-- Between 2010 and 2012, more than a quarter of a million people died in the famine in Somalia -- in part because the world was too slow to react, the U.N. humanitarian coordinator for Somalia said Thursday. Half of the 258,000 ...

News Somalia: Gates bolsters relief efforts as drought ravages Somalia - Daily Nation

News channel or source: http://www.nation.co.ke/news/diaspora/Bill-Gates-bolsters-relief-efforts-as-drought-ravages-Somalia/2107720-4109304-b6o1ksz/index.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Daily NationGates bolsters relief efforts as drought ravages SomaliaDaily NationFrom left: Former US President Barack Obama, Melinda Gates and Bill Gates speak during the Goalkeepers event at Lincoln Center, New York, on September 20, 2017. The Gates contributed money to aid relief efforts in Somalia. PHOTO | COURTESY ...and more »