Doha: Sheikh Thani Bin Abdullah Foundation for Humanitarian Service (RAF) has provided emergency relief for 1,900 families in six Northern Somali areas of Oodl, Salel Coast, Gebeily, Mrdodi, Jih and Hood, benefiting over 10,000 people.
UK at war? SAS in Syria, 25,000 ISIS dead, British troops in Somalia & anti-chem tanks on patrol
British special forces are to be parachuted into Syria, it has emerged, as Defence Secretary Michael Fallon claims coalition airstrikes have killed 25,000 Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) fighters since bombing began.
Kenya says arrests key member of militant group plotting attacks
Kenyan police have arrested a suspected key member of an Islamist militant group that was plotting attacks similar to one in 2013 on the Westgate shopping mall that killed at least 67 people, authorities said on Tuesday.
Interview: Scared. Silenced. Shot. The life of a Somali journalist.
Journalists in Somalia are increasingly coming under attack. For many years, the main threat to the media has come from Al-Shabaab, the Islamist armed group that controls large parts of the country. But, as a new report by Human Rights Watch has found, journalists are also now being threatened, harassed, and attacked by Somaliaís government and state security forces. With elections set to take place later this year, itís an important period for ensuring access to information. And as Laetitia Bader told Stephanie Hancock, the media crackdown makes for a chilling climate of censorship, manipulation, and fear.
Letís be proud of our joint efforts to bring peace to Somalia
Since the very first days that the African Unionís Peace and Security Council (AU PSC) decided in 2007 to launch its AU-led peace support operation, Amisom, in Somalia, the European Union has partnered this important effort.