The U.S. government has revoked the U.S. citizenship of the former imam of Portland’s largest mosque after he arrived in Somaliland last week. Mohamed Sheikh Abdirahman Kariye is on the government’s no-fly list, but the government arranged for him to travel back to his homeland after reaching a settlement with Kariye in January. Under the […]
During the visit, Dr. Moeti and Mr. Tedros assessed the next steps needed to adjust the response, after meeting local political, business and religious leaders, calling on them to accelerate their efforts to help stabilize conditions on the ground.
After more than a decade of steady advances in fighting malaria, progress has leveled off, which is why this World Malaria Day, the World Health Organization (WHO) is supporting a grassroots campaign to emphasize country ownership and community empowerment to improve malaria prevention and care. “Every two minutes a child dies from this preventable and […]
Muslim brothers carried out two of the hotel suicide blasts in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, part of a wave of bombings that killed more than 320 people, police sources told AFP Tuesday. The sons of a wealthy Colombo spice trader were among suicide bombers who hit three churches and three luxury hotels, investigators said. […]
Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Somalia and Norway have announced their commitments to further deepen their bilateral engagements through an enhanced strategic partnership, according to a joint statement on Thursday. The statement came following discussions held in Mogadishu by officials from the two sides. “Norway is a committed partner to Somalia’s National Development
Supporters of U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar rallied outside a Minnesota business visited by U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday, after he launched a fresh attack on the Muslim-American lawmaker by calling her an “out of control” purveyor of “hate” speech. Trump was in Minnesota, which Omar represents in Congress, for a tax reform roundtable. Some […]
Violent and what observers say uncontrollable xenophobic against foreigners erupted in some parts of South Africa in the past week resulted the looting of more than 60 Somali shops, according to Somali community leaders and police sources.
Sudan's army ousted veteran president Omar al-Bashir Thursday, but protestors against his iron-fisted rule swiftly rejected a "coup" and vowed to keep rallying despite an approaching night-time curfew.
The Italian defense Minister Madam Elisabetta Trenta leading Italian delegation arrived in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu and discussed ways strengthening the bilateral relations of the two countries, officials said. The visit of the minister’s visit has been kept secret until her arrival. Madam Elisabetta Trenta, The italian defense minister, was received by Somalia’s
Forces loyal to Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar said Saturday they had been targeted by an air strike, as fresh fighting flared south of Tripoli, AFP reported. “We strongly condemn the air raid… in the Al-Aziziya region” by a plane, which had taken off from western Misrata, said the media office of Haftar’s self-styled Libyan National […]