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News Somalia » Mudug: VBIED attack kills a senior Puntland military officer in Somalia's Mudug

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Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

A SENIOR Puntland military officer - identified as Colonel Farah Muse Farah - was killed when an vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED), emplaced by unidentified militants in his vehicle, detonated in Israac neighbourhood in Galkayo in Somalia's ...

News Somalia » Mudug: IOM Somalia Humanitarian Response - 2017 Annual Report

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Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Mudug, Togdheer, Hiiraan, Lower and Middle Shabelle, Bay Banadir and Lower Juba through vouchers and water trucking. Since January 2017, IOM constructed new boreholes, rehabilitated and provided operational and maintenance support across Somalia.

News Somalia » Mudug: Somali Pirates Return, Seize Iranian Fishing Vessel

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Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

At its peak in 2011, Somali pirates were responsible for the hijacking of 28 vessels and 237 incidents, but international navies and armed guards on ships reduced attacks. Until the Iranian vessel was seized off Ceel Huur in the Mudug region this week ...

News Somalia » Mudug: Somalia: Mudug Governor Accuses Puntland Opposition of 'Inciting Instability' in Galkayo

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Publication date: Sunday 30 December 2012

Galkayo — A provincial governor in Somalia's Puntland autonomy has sent strong warning to opposition figures in Galkayo whom he accused of 'inciting instability', Garowe Online reports. Mudug Governor Mohamed Yusuf Jama Tigey, accompanied by Galkayo ...

News Somalia » Mudug: The state of state-building in Somalia

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Publication date: onday 20 October 2014

Some leaders from the emerging Central Regions State disagreed, reacting to the agreement with outrage, mainly because it reinforces the division of the Mudug Region along clan lines. “This agreement goes against the provisional constitution of Somalia ...

News Somalia » Mudug: Somalia: Dubious Distinction

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Publication date: Wednesday 11 October 2017

In 2014 Puntland cut diplomatic relations with Somalia over a Somali plan to reunite the northern province of Mudug at the expense of Puntland. Back in the 1990s clan wars in Mudug caused the province to be divided. The northern part joined Puntland while ...

News Somalia » Mudug: New Pirate Tactic: Hunt Indians

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Publication date: Friday 28 October 2011

Two of the pirates holding seven Indian crew members of the MT Asphalt Venture in Harardheere area of Somalia’s Mudug region explained the new tactic to Somalia Report. The MT Asphalt Venture and eight of the 15 crew members were released on April 15th ...

News Somalia » Mudug: Clashes force 40,000 people out of homes in Somalia: UN relief agency

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Publication date: onday 30 November 2015

OCHA made the statement based on the information provided by the non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in Gaalkacyo, Somalia's Mudug region, where the clashes had happened, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said at a daily news briefing held here Monday.

News Somalia » Mudug: Somali protesters urge India to release 119 ‘pirates’

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Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Hundreds of people in Somali towns of Galkio and El Buur in central Mudug region held peaceful protests against the Indian government and condemned the possible death sentences. They urged the Somali government to intervene and make efforts to release ...

News Somalia » Mudug: Somalia: Al-Shabab Demanding Children, Says HRW

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Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

In May, Al-Shabab pressured elders and other residents in villages in central Somalia’s Mudug and Galgadud regions – from which Ethiopian military forces had recently withdrawn – to hand over children ages 7 to 15. A boy who fled Middle Shabelle ...