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Slain Somali Lawmaker Had Strong MN Ties

Minneapolis’ Somali-American community is asking the state department for a full investigation into the assassination of a well-known lawmaker from Minnesota.   Saado Ali Warsame

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UN Special Representative for Somalia condemns assassination of female parliamentarian

The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG), Nicholas Kay, condemned the assassination of Saado Ali Warsame, a female Member of the Somali

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Women Charged With Helping Al-Qaida-Linked Group
- Luulyo 24, 2014
Five people, including two women in the U.S., were charged Wednesday with funneling money to the al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabab in Somalia, prosecutors said.   The two U.S. women — Muna Osman ...
Somali govt denies reports that Al Shabab officials met with elders in Mogadishu
- Luulyo 22, 2014
Banadir regional administration has denied recent media reports that senior Al Shabab official met with elders in Suqa Xoolaha neighbourhood over the weekend.   The newly-appointed spokesman for Banadir regional administration Mr. Ali ...
UK PM to host event to tackle Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
- Luulyo 22, 2014
Tomorrow the British Prime Minister David Cameron alongside other key international agencies like UNICEF will host a major summit to tackle Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and early and forced marriage ...
Abdulrahman Adem, respected Twin Cities Somali leader passes away
- Luulyo 22, 2014
The Twin Cities Somali community has lost an esteemed leader and a passionate advocate for Somali families.   Abdulrahman Adem, a cultural facilitator at Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS), died Sunday of a ...
More than a dozen killed in South-western Somalia fighting
- Luulyo 21, 2014
At least 15 people have been killed and more than 21 others were wounded in a renewed fighting between Ethiopian forces and Al Shabab militants in the outskirts of Bardaale ...
Duale Tells Lamu Muslims to Defy Kimaiyo Curfew
- Luulyo 21, 2014
Lamu, Kenya: National Assembly Leader Aden Duale has told Muslims in Lamu County to defy a curfew by Inspector General David Kimaiyo on night activities.   Duale, went to his Twitter account ...
Italian rescuers say 19 dead from migrant boat
- Luulyo 20, 2014
ROME: Italian rescuers found 18 bodies on a boat carrying hundreds of asylum-seekers on Saturday and another died while being evacuated - all apparently killed by toxic fumes from the ...
Curfew imposed in Lamu as policemen killed in ambush
- Luulyo 20, 2014
A dusk to dawn curfew has been declared in Lamu a day after seven people, including four policemen, were killed. Inspector-General of Police David Kimaiyo last evening announced the ban as ...

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