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Text of report by Somali Union of Islamic Courts website Qaadisiya.com on 14 September, subheading as published This press release was issued after one of the mujahidin factions [Islamist group Mujahidin Youth Movement, MYM] issued a statement demanding the closure of Adan Adde Airport [Mogadishu Airport].
Text of report by privately-owned Somali radio HornAfrik on 15 September [Presenter] The Transitional Federal Government of Somalia has today responded to the statement issued by Al-Shabab Islamic Movement, that the private airline companies and other flights should stop using Adan Adde International Airport as from 16 of September.
(Correcting headline.)Text of report by privately-owned Somali radio HornAfrik on 14 September [Presenter] Union of Islamic Courts [UIC] said they are not for the closure of Mogadishu airport following a statement issued by Al- Shabab yesterday in which they said they will shut down the airport.
MSF ceases medical activities in Mogadishu clinic amid fighting NAIROBI, Aug.
Text of report by privately-owned Somali Shabeelle Media Network website on 20 August Somali pirates have seized a Somalia-bound Malaysian ship which was hired by Somali businessmen.
Text of report by privately-owned Somaliland Horn Cable TV on 5 August [Presenter] The commander of the pirates who kidnapped a German family has warned of severe consequences never seen before if the ransom they demanded earlier is not paid.
Text of report by privately-owned Somali radio HornAfrik on 18 July [Presenter] The police in Somaliland this afternoon released members of social groups movement who had been by the police at the Hargeysa airport. Muhammas Ise Diriye has the details.
Text of report in English by South Korean news agency Yonhap Washington, July 16 (Yonhap) - Seven South Korean and 33 other fishermen were rescued in waters off Somalia Wednesday under convoy of a US naval ship, three days after their ship was grounded on a Somali sand beach, South Korea's military attache here said.
By Chris Casey, Greeley Tribune, Colo. Jun. 18--Shirley Salazar noticed a new group strolling into Monfort Family Clinic about four months ago. Many of them wore colorful headscarfs called hijabs.
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Nearly 140,000 refugees at a camp in northern Kenya are facing increasing hardships due to cuts in foreign funding, even as more war-weary Somalis pour into the settlement, an aid agency said on Thursday. The United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, and the U.S.
The Somali Wild Ass (Equus asinus somalicus), is a subspecies of the African Wild Ass. It is found in the Southern Red Sea region of Eritrea, the Afar Region of Ethiopia, and Somalia. The legs of the Somali Wild Ass are horizontally striped with black, resembling those of a zebra. Photo Credit: Robert Lawton