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News Somalia » History: Turkey’s foray into Somalia is a huge success, but there are risks

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/?articleID=2001269380&story_title=Kenya-turkey-s-foray-into-somalia-a-huge-success-amid-risks
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Furthermore, what explains Turkey’s reported triumphs? ALSO READ: Progress on the construction of Kenya-Somalia wall Some have pointed to a shared history and a common Sunni Muslim heritage. This is questionable, at best, and alone cannot explain Turkey ...

News Somalia » History: Stories pour from 'A Crack in the Sky' at St. Paul's History Theatre

News channel or source: http://www.startribune.com/stories-pour-from-a-crack-in-the-sky-at-st-paul-s-history-theatre/473829163/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

It would be tempting to focus mostly on the stagecraft of "A Crack in the Sky," the often absorbing and humorous play about a young man's journey from rural Somalia to urban America that premiered Saturday at the History Theatre in St. Paul. But to dwell ...

News Somalia » History: BWW Review: A CRACK IN THE SKY at History Theatre

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/minneapolis/article/BWW-Review-A-CRACK-IN-THE-SKY-at-History-Theatre-20180212
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

A CRACK IN THE SKY is a new autobiographical play about an immigrant from Somalia who arrived in the Twin Cities in 1997. As a civic project--something the arts can and should provide--this event is hard to beat. History Theatre is to be commended for ...

News Somalia » History: Ethiopia Opens Three-Day Talks With Somali Rebels

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/ethiopia-opens-three-day-talks-with-somali-rebels/4249097.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Does it want greater autonomy in the Somali region? Does it simply want power sharing, so that it can be part of the federal system? Does it want to monopolize power in the region? Does it want full independence? Those are the key issues." History of ...

News Somalia » History: Death sentence for man convicted of Somalia's deadliest bombing

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/death-sentence-for-man-convicted-of-somalia-s-deadliest-bombing/article/514127
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

A Somali military court on Tuesday sentenced a man to death after finding him guilty of carrying out an October truck bombing that killed over 500 people, the deadliest attack in the nation's history. Colonel Hassan Ali Shute found 23-year-old Hassan Adan ...

News Somalia » History: Somalia is invading Somaliland

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096446013/Somalia-is-invading-Somaliland
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

This is the first time in the history that Somalia President sent a member of his cabinet (traitor) to enter Somaliland territory for incitement. The traitor met members of the local community in the remote areas and encouraged them to take up arms against ...

News Somalia » History: Somali leaders and the international community determined to make Somalia famine resistant

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/somalia/somali-leaders-and-international-community-determined-make-somalia-famine-resistant
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Opening the event, Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire emphasised his government’s resolve in moving from crisis to recovery, “Somalia is turning over a new leaf in its history. Important and significant progress is being made on our peace- and ...

News Somalia » History: Somalia court sentences Al Shabaab member to death over Mogadishu bombing

News channel or source: http://www.i24news.tv/en/news/international/167010-180206-somalia-court-sentences-al-shabaab-member-to-death-over-mogadishu-bombing
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

The huge truck bombing in a busy part of the capital Mogadishu triggered outrage around the world A Somali military court on Tuesday sentenced ... the deadliest attack in the nation's history. Colonel Hassan Ali Shute found 23-year-old Hassan Adan Isaq ...

News Somalia » History: 276 killed in deadliest single attack in Somalia’s history

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/many-killed-in-deadliest-single-attack-in-somalias-history/article19869308.ece#!
Publication date: Sunday 15 October 2017

The Mogadishu bombing is one of the deadliest attacks in sub-Saharan Africa, larger than the Garissa University attack in Kenya in 2015. The most powerful bomb blast ever witnessed in Somalia’s capital killed 276 people with around 300 others injured ...

News Somalia » History: Somalia: History, Humanity and Hope

News channel or source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tomekia-lynn-strickland-md/somalia-history-famine_b_969214.html
Publication date: uesday 20 September 2011

History, in the unfolding of who and where we are, translates the journey of our lives. I sought to know this journey when it came to Somalia. As purged in other recent writings, the events in East Africa have me emotionally caught. I've been pulled by ...