SOMALIA: Aid against the odds

As aid agencies attempt to scale up assistance to thousands of people in south-central Somalia, controlled by Al-Shabab militia, IRIN…

August 8, 2011 | by Hanad Askar

SOMALIA: SRSG welcomes news of Al Shabaab vacating Mogadishu

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General, Dr.Augustine Mahiga, has welcomed the news that Al-Shabaab insurgent elements have
begun to leave Mogadishu and have already vacated key strategic points throughout thecity, including Baakara Market.

August 6, 2011 | by Hanad Askar

Libya war lies worse than Iraq

By Thomas C. Mountain ASMARA, Eritrea—The lies used to justify the NATO war against Libya have surpassed those created to…

August 6, 2011 | by Hanad Askar

SOMALIA: Extremists Deliberately Starving Somalis To Death

The Transitional Federal Government of Somalia has condemned the reinstatement by extremist insurgents of a ban on international humanitarian agencies at a time when the country is suffering catastrophic famine.

July 22, 2011 | by Hanad Askar

SOMALIA: AMISOM Comes To The Aid Of Somali IDPs

Doctors from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) are helping to tackle an outbreak of measles at a camp for Somalis displaced by the drought ravaging the country.

July 17, 2011 | by Hanad Askar