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St. Cloud schools try to address bullying of Somali students

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — St. Cloud Technical High School has been scrambling to address criticism from some Somali students who say they’ve been harassed over their race and religion.…

Somali authorities probe slaying of Minnesota teen

Police in Somalia’s northern state of Puntland are investigating the brutal slaying of a Minnesota teen last May. Ammar Abdihamid Abdirahman, 17, was killed at a boarding school in the…

Mogadishu book festival brings Somali talents together

The Somali capital, Mogadishu, is hosting an international book fair, the first such event in the city in more than two decades. Authors, playwrites, poets, artists and musician have travelled…

Islamists kill at least seven in southern Somali attack

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – Islamist al Shabaab militants killed at least seven people including a regional official and local police commander in an attack on a government convoy in southern Somalia…

Somalis investigate Minnesota-born teen’s death at boarding school

Somali police officials have launched an investigation into the brutal death of a Minneapolis-born boarding school student following mounting pressure from U.S. authorities. In an e-mail to the young man’s…

8th Circuit upholds convictions, sentences of Minnesota women who raised funds for al-Shabab

MINNEAPOLIS (AP)Tuesday, August 25, 2015 — A federal appeals court upheld the convictions and prison sentences Tuesday for two Minnesota women found guilty of conspiring to funnel money to a…

Chelsea Young Star Wants to Play for Somali National Team

The 19-year-old Chelsea striker Feruz Islam has said he wants to play for Somali soccer national team, ocean stars. Feruz who previously turned down invitations to join up with Under-19…

Islamabad’s little Somalia

Laughing and chattering teenagers walk past Somali Specialist, a nondescript hair salon in a nondescript neighbourhood in Islamabad. Their raucous cackle earns them a glaring look from an elderly man…

St. Cloud Somalis hope bullying won’t return for new school year

Naima Mohamed remembers watching in March as about 100 mostly Somali students, tired of feeling harassed over their race and religion, walked out of St. Cloud Technical High School. “It…

Why the United States Should Recognize Somaliland’s Independence

The United States government should officially recognize the independence of Somaliland, a moderate Muslim democracy in the Horn of Africa.  Such an argument may seem counterintuitive at a time when…

Somaliland reburies skeletons uncovered from mass grave

Hargeysa(QJ/SDN)—-Authorities in Somaliland have reburied dozens of skeletons of victims buried 30 years ago that were uncovered from a mass grave on the outskirts of the capital Hargeisa on Monday.…

AU says terror attacks will not derail efforts to stabilize Somalia

MOGADISHU Somalia (Xinhua) — The Africa Union envoy to Somalia on Sunday condemned Saturday’s terror attack in southern port city of Kismayo which left at least 16 people dead and…

Albayrak Group to operate Somali’s Mogadishu Port

A signing ceremony was held for the transfer of operations of Mogadishu International Port, located in Somali’s capital Mogadishu, to Turkey’s Albayrak Group, which was attended by Somali Ports Minister…

Uganda AU soldiers charged over Somali wedding attack

Three Ugandan soldiers have been charged over the killing last month of a group of civilians in Somalia, an African Union (AU) official has said. Maman Sidikou, the head of…

At Least 13 Dead in Al Shabaab Attack on Somali Hotel

Mogadishu. The Somali militant Islamist group al Shabaab attacked a Mogadishu hotel on Sunday, driving a car packed with explosives through the hotel gate and killing at least 13 people,…

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Ottawa Aug 25,2015(SDN/QJ)-Sheekh Saciid Cali Axmed oo aalaba halkan inooga soo jeediya barnaamijyo diini ah ayaa waxa uu manta inoo bilaabayaa barnaamij taxane ah oo ku saabsan tarbiyada Caruurta. “Dhawr iyo labaatankii sano ee ina soo dhaafay marna waxa aan ahaa arday barta culuumta tikoolajiyada marna waa aan ku xoogsanayay. Sidoo kale mudadaas waxa aan…

St. Cloud schools try to address bullying of Somali students

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — St. Cloud Technical High School has been scrambling to address criticism from some Somali students who say they’ve been harassed over their race and religion. The school district has hired 11 new staffers, all but one of whom speaks Somali, to fill the recently created communications support specialist positions in…

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Chelsea Young Star Wants to Play for Somali National Team

The 19-year-old Chelsea striker Feruz Islam has said he wants to play for Somali soccer national team, ocean stars. Feruz who previously turned down invitations to join up with Under-19 squads of Scotlanddeclared a desire to play for Somalia, the nation he fled aged just 10 before becoming a teenage sensation at Celtic FC. Chelsea…