MOGADISHU (HOL) - Calm returned to the central Somali town of Galkayo Sunday as Somali government officials arrived in the town to broker a long-term ceasefire deal aimed at ending a deadly conflict between Puntland and its neighboring Galmudug state following clashes that...
BOSSASO (HOL) - The semi-autonomous northern Somalia region of Puntland released a television journalist who was arrested after grilled the region’s information minster over wide-ranging political
controversies, colleagues said on Thursday.
MOGADISHU (HOL) - At least eight people were killed and dozens others were injured in clashes between Puntland and its neighboring Galmudug administration, officials said Saturday.
BELEDWEYNE (HOL) - Police in the central Somali town of Beledweyne have arrested a woman on suspicion of poisoning her husband, following the mysterious death of the man, officials said Friday.
MOGADISHU (HOL) - The Puntland semi-autonomous state in northern Somalia has prevented Somalia's prime minister from travelling to its region Thursday amid territorial dispute with its neighboring central government-backed Galmudug state following this week's clashes in Galkayo town that left 10 people dead.
BELEDWEYNE (HOL) - Elders in the central Somali region of Hiiraan have set tough terms for the formation of an inter-regional state with its neighboring Middle Shabelle region, demanding that their region be picked as the proposed state's capital and conference's venue.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Michael Keating of the United Kingdom as his new Special Representative for Somalia and Head of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM).