Cafe attack

At least 13 dead in Somalia Cafe attack

At least 13 people have been killed and 18 other wounded in a suicide car bomb attack on a packed cafe in the Somali capital, reports say. The cafe is popular with government officials, politicians and Diasporas, and was busy with diners at the time [Continue Reading...]

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China re-opens Embassy in Somalia

China has re-opened its embassy in Mogadishu, after 23 years, becoming the first Asian country to open a new embassy in the war-ravaged nation. In a highly organised ceremony held at the new embassy building, Somalia President Hassan Sheikh said [Continue Reading...]

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EU Condemns use of death penalty in Somalia

The European Union has urged Somali authorities to place a moratorium on the death penalty. Commemorating on the occasion of the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, the EU and the Council of Europe declared Friday their commitment to [Continue Reading...]