US military reduces airstrikes in Somalia under Biden administration

Data obtained from the US Africa Command indicate that in 2021, the US carried out only 10 airstrikes in Somalia compared to 72 in 2020.

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    22-01-2022

  • 07:38AM

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After 20 years of visits, ICRC calls for transfers of eligible Guantanamo detainees

The ICRC also facilitates communication between detainees and their families through letters, phone calls, and video links, a core humanitarian service.

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    20-01-2022

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Somali minister clashes with UK legislator over Somaliland recognition

The Conservative MP was fired sometimes back from the government when serving as a minister over claims that he had leaked national security information.

  • Somalia

    19-01-2022

  • 01:57PM
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