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    FILE – In this June 29, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump, left, meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan. China

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  • Maritime row: Somalia rejects AU commission invitation, sticks to ICJ hearing

    This comes as the US on Tuesday backed Kenya’s push to have the matter solved through political negotiations rather than through the court The ICJ said the first round of hearings will take place

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    FILE – In this Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 file photo, plumes of smoke rise after an explosion at a military base southwest of Baghdad, Iraq. A fact-finding committee appointed by the Iraqi

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Trump raises tariffs on Chinese goods as trade war escalates

FILE – In this June 29, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump, left, meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan. China

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Somalia President meets with the UN Secretary-General

The Secretary-General met today with President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed of the Federal Republic of Somalia, on the margins of the African Union Summit.The Secretary-General commended the Federal

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Somali Ministry of Agriculture announces new livestock exports to the Middle East

The Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Mr. Sheikh Nur Mohamed Hassan said the export of livestock to the country is good, and the ban on the export of livestock exported to Saudi Arabia is set

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Kenya-Somalia fail to end border row, now headed to The Hague

The search for an out-of-court solution for the Kenya-Somalia dispute over their common border has hit a snag, paving the way for a legal battle at the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

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