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Airstrike Kills Dozens of Somali Migrants Off Yemen’s Coast

Some of the Somali migrants who died, in the Red Sea port of Al Hudaydah, Yemen, on Friday.CreditAbduljabbar Zeyad/Reuters   By BEN HUBBARD and SHUAIB ALMOSAWA MARCH 17, 2017 Some… Read more »

Somalia: 110 dead from hunger in past 48 hours in drought

Associated Press · Mogadishu, Somalia · Mar 4, 2017 Somalia’s prime minister announced Saturday that 110 people have died from hunger in the past 48 hours in a single region… Read more »

Inside the Story: Twin daughters of Somalian refugees on the road to becoming doctors

BY DAN RASCON | THURSDAY, MARCH 2ND 2017 (KUTV) Seventeen-year-old twin sisters are at the front line of speaking out for refugees. They are daughters of Somalian refugees and are Muslim…. Read more »

A former Oil Executive and Political New Comer is Somalia’s New Prime Minister

Somalia’s new President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed sworn-in Somalia’s newly-appointed Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire talks on the phone in Mogadishu, Somalia on February 23. A former oil executive and humanitarian,… Read more »

In Somaliland, women are being raped and having miscarriages as a result of extreme drought

Tens of thousands of people have been displaced as a direct result of the Horn of Africa’s ongoing unprecedented drought. But it is women and young mothers who are bearing… Read more »

2 dead as al-Shabab claims mortar attack near Somalia palace

Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, right, speaks at a handover ceremony with former president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, left, at the presidential palace with in Mogadishu, Somalia Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017…. Read more »

British envoy urges action to prevent Somalia famine deaths

Thursday February 16, 2017 Hundreds of thousands of people in Somalia may die or be near death in May if immediate action isn’t taken to address the threat of famine,… Read more »

Interview : Can Somalia’s New President Help Rebuild the Country?

Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed faces many challenges posed by war lords, the war on terror, and U.S. intervention, says professor Abdi Samatar

Somaliland asks US for exemption to Trump’s travel ban

By The Associated Press Associated Press FEBRUARY 14, 2017 — 12:11PM MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somalia’s breakaway northern territory of Somaliland is asking the United States for an exemption to President… Read more »

Somalia Says It Will Resume Printing Currency Soon

FILE – Somalia’s Central Bank Governor Bashir Issa Ali speaks during a Reuters interview in Kenya’s capital Nairobi, Jan. 28, 2016. By Harun Maruf | February 12, 2017 WASHINGTON — Somalia intends… Read more »