MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP)- A U.S. congressman visited Somalia's capital on Tuesday, the first visit in years by a member of Congress to what until recently was considered one of the world's most dangerous cities.
A Somali-American delegation from the United States is leaving this week to meet with government officials in Somalia. Mohammed Dini, founder of the African Diaspora Institute and former candidate for Maine state legislature, will be accompanied by a half dozen Somali-Americans from across the United States
Somalia has now denied opposing funding for Kenya’s navy to fight Al-Shabaab.
A Somali police officer says a car bomb detonated by remote control has killed one person and wounded two others in Somalia's capital.
A high-ranking Somali official told the United Nations Security Council on Thursday that her government does not want the African Union military mission in Somalia (Amisom) to be given a maritime component.