The UN directive for a phased withdrawal of African peacekeepers from Somalia next month has been opposed by the US, which believes the timing is not right given the terrorist threat in the Horn of Africa.
Djibouti,(HOL)_Djibouti is planning to send troops to Somalia following federal government's plea for support to fight against Alshabaab.
The United Nations has re-elected Judge Abdulqawi Yusuf of Somalia as the Vice President of the International Court of Justice after winning with majority votes.
Mogadishu (HOL) - The Somali government on Tuesday pledged to donate $1 million to families of victims of the heinous Al-Shabaab truck bomb attack that occurred last month in Mogadishu.
On 13 November, Somaliland will embark on its third presidential elections since it unilaterally declared independence in 1991. With the incumbent set to step down, voters at 1,600 polling stations across the autonomous region of Somalia will choose a new president.