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  • Hawiye community sends a strong message to Farmajo, releasing commander Danab Major Ismail Abdimalik.

    Photo/Somali Times The elders and intellectuals of the Hawiye community held a press conference in Mogadishu today and described the arrest of the former commander of the Somali National Army

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  • Afghanistan: Over 30 policemen dead in Taliban attacks

    At least 34 cops killed in late night assaults, victims include provincial security chief, officials say The security chief of Afghanistan’s northern Takhar province and over 30 policemen were

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  • 2 killed in bomb blast in Somali capital

    Three security guards wounded in attack At least two people were killed Tuesday, and three others were wounded, when a bomb blast targeted the nation’s immigration and naturalization chief in

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  • Manchester lockdown: Fury as Boris Johnson provides just £22m support as city faces ‘punishing’ winter

    Photo: Credit The Independent, Andy Burnham, mayor of Greater Manchester, By Andrew Woodcock City’s leaders say £75m in business support needed to prevent poverty Boris Johnson has sparked fury

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  • Europe: Record virus numbers bring stricter measures

    As case numbers and fatalities rise across Europe in a second wave of the novel coronavirus, many countries are introducing more severe precautions agains the outbreak than when it first made its

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Hawiye community sends a strong message to Farmajo, releasing commander Danab Major Ismail Abdimalik.

Photo/Somali Times The elders and intellectuals of the Hawiye community held a press conference in Mogadishu today and described the arrest of the former commander of the Somali National Army

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Rwanda is laying the ground to impose restrictions on the use of social media, joining other East African countries in the muzzling of public expression. Minister of ICT Paula Ingabire told

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Somalia keen to showcase its untapped oil & gas potential to the world

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UK austerity ending, as long as Brexit deal gets done – Hammond

LONDON (Reuters) – British finance minister Philip Hammond held out the prospect on Monday of an end to austerity provided the government secures a Brexit deal with the EU, putting pressure

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