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    File Photo/Somali Times Somalia’s foreign affairs minister, Mohamed Abdirizak Mohamud, who is currently in the northern city of Galkayo in the Mudug region, is running for a seat in the

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  • EU cuts cash for Kenya Defence Forces in Somalia by half

    Treasury Principal Secretary Julius Muia. By EDWIN MUTAI The European Union (EU) and its partners cut by half the budget for troops fighting Al-Shabaab militia in Somalia after a secret partial

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  • Farmajo and Fahad Yasin paid hackers to hack news websites

    File Photo/Somali Times According to reliable sources from outgoing president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo’s advisors told Somali Times Farmajo and Fahad Yasin are paying foreign hackers to

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  • Biden, Iraqi PM to announce end of US combat mission in Iraq

    Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi poses in his office during an interview with The Associated Press in Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, July 23, 2021. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed) By AAMER MADHANI,

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    Russian coronavirus vaccine developed by the Gamaleya Scientific Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology. By BRIAN NGUGI A member of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) royal family has

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Farmajo’s election crew puts forward Minister Mohamed Abdirizak on behalf of Mudug

File Photo/Somali Times Somalia’s foreign affairs minister, Mohamed Abdirizak Mohamud, who is currently in the northern city of Galkayo in the Mudug region, is running for a seat in the

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IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Supports Somalia’s Efforts to Achieve Debt Relief

Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), met with Hassan Ali Khaire, Prime Minister of Somalia yesterday in Washington and issued the following

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“The Mechanisms of Democracy Are Not The Meaning of Democracy”

Nyerere (middle) By Takudzwa Hillary Chiwanza. Some democratic processes are used for retrogressive power retention schemes. Where we think bourgeois democracy will serve the interests of people,

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