When it comes to the Earth’s global surface temperature, 2020 came in hot — tying 2016 as the warmest year on record, according to a climate analysis published Thursday by NASA and the United States’ National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The
In December, Somalia cut diplomatic ties with Kenya accusing it of repeatedly “meddling in its internal affairs” and “violating its sovereignty”. The move brought the long-simmering tensions between the two neighbours to the surface and ushered in a tinderbox situation that will
Al-Shabab claims responsibility for the blast near Somali capital Mogadishu that killed at least five people and injured 14. A suicide bombing near the Somali capital of Mogadishu killed at least five people including two Turks, the Turkish health minister said. Abdiasis
US President Trump ordered the majority of US troops out of Somalia by early 2021. The United States military has deployed a group of navy ships off the coast of Somalia to support the withdrawal of some 700 personnel from the country,
Officials slam US move to pull back troops from Somalia as a blow to fight against al-Shabab group. Donald Trump’s decision to pull US troops out of Somalia in the waning days of his presidency has triggered dismay from some Somalis, who
However the move has been condemned by a number of analysts with one Democrat politician describing the policy as a “surrender to Al-Qaeda”. Most American soldiers in the region are training Somali forces to help them fight Islamist extremist group al-Shabaab.
The pullback is part of a larger effort to reduce US troop levels abroad before Donald Trump leaves office in January. United States President Donald Trump has ordered the withdrawal of most American troops from Somalia, the Department of Defense said in
Somali government accuses neighbouring country of interfering in the electoral process in one of Somalia’s five semi-autonomous states. Somalia has ordered the expulsion of Kenya’s ambassador after accusing neighbouring Kenya of interfering in the electoral process in Jubbaland, one of Somalia’s five