Amnesty International said two decades of conflict have allowed sexual violence to become endemic in Somalia. The human rights group says most victims don’t report the attacks to authorities, fearing stigma.
NAIROBI (Reuters) - The president of Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region said the central government was undermining plans to create a federal system and that he would develop potential oil resources in his area even without a revenue-sharing deal with Mogadishu.
The Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) and Jubba delegation held talks in Addis Ababa from 20th - 27th August 2013, under the auspices of the IGAD Chair of the Council of Foreign Ministers.
NAIROBI — Somali refugees at the Dadaab camps in northeast Kenya are voting in elections for local leaders this week. The voting is being held as Kenya's government pushes for the refugees to return to their homeland.
The Minneapolis Public School District is mourning the loss of an influential Somali business leader who made history as the first Somali American to hold public office in Minnesota and possibly the United States.