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Muslims worry federal anti-terrorism program could gather intelligence

Civil-liberties and Muslim community groups are scrutinizing the intent of a federal anti-terrorism program that will launch next month in Minnesota. The Department of Justice chose the Twin Cities, Boston…

Over 38,000 Somali children facing starvation: UN

Nairobi (AFP) – Over 38,000 Somali children are at “high risk” from dying from starvation despite hunger levels improving by almost a third across the war-torn nation, UN experts said…

Somalian Model Muna Mahamed Rocks Exotic Prints in Istanbul for Xoxo Magazine Editorial

Can we take a moment to appreciate just how exotic this model looks. Somalian model Muna Mahamed is ever-so-chic and model-esque in her feature for Xoxo Magazine. In the editorial, she…

FBI adds suspected Somali-American militant to ‘Most Wanted Terrorist’ list

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The FBI said on Thursday it added a former Washington, D.C.-area taxi driver, Liban Haji Mohamed, to its list of “Most Wanted Terrorists” and offered a reward…

Former Al shabaab chief to assist in the capture of terror suspect Samantha Lewthwaite

A terror chief turned supergrass is ready to give up White Widow Samantha Lewthwaite. Special forces are preparing for a mission to seize the British fugitive “within days”, sources close…

Somali lawmakers in fresh threat to reject cabinet list

MOGADISHU,  (Xinhua) — More than 150 Somali lawmakers have issued fresh threats to reject a cabinet list for the second time if the nominees included former ministers. The legislators warned…

Somali prime minister appoints new Cabinet after withdrawing first list of appointees

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia’s prime minister unveiled his new Cabinet Tuesday, weeks after he withdrew his initial line-up following opposition by the parliament. Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke appointed a…

Minnesota Terror Suspect to Be Released to Halfway House

A Minnesota man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group will be released to a halfway house while his case is pending, a federal…

Hundreds of Somali refugees call East Texas home

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Nacogdoches, Center, and Lufkin are home to about 150 Somalis refugees. Some have lived here for over five years, learned English, and even obtained their…

Minneapolis police’s Somali outreach gets national attention

The Minneapolis Police Department’s work forging deep ties among local Somali immigrants is gaining national recognition as officers help replicate their efforts in other cities. For the past few years,…

Turkish president in Somalia to launch development projects

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Under tight security Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Sunday launched development projects sponsored by his government including an airport terminal in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. Hundreds…

Why Somaliland? Why?

Introduction Summary Why Somaliland still unrecognised by any other state? What is the problem tree? Is it Somaliland politicians, or other UN member state countries? And finally is it legal…

Turkish aid agency opens research hospital in Somalia

The Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) – Turkey’s international development body – will officially open Sunday a training and research hospital in Somalia’s capital. According to the Turkish Health Ministry, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan…

Somalia: UN, international partners call for resolution of country’s political crisis

New York, Jan 23 (IBNS) The United Nations and its international partners on Thursday voiced concern over delays in the resolution of Somalia’s long-standing political crisis and in the implementation…

Review: ‘A Man of Good Hope,’ by Jonny Steinberg

NONFICTION: A searing account of a young Somali man who fled Mogadishu for South Africa, where he encounters opportunity and violence. “Perversely, xenophobia is a product of citizenship, the claiming…

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DAAWO:Difaaca Nabi Maxamed waa waajib saaran qof kasta oo Muslim ah

Ottawa Jan 30, 2015(SDN/QJ)-Waa mid kale oo ka mida muxaadarooyinkii qaaliga ahaa ee uu halkan inoogu soo bandhigi jiray Sheekh Saciid Cali Axmed oo ka hadleysa Waajibaadka ka saran ruux walba oo Muslim ahi in uu difaaco Nabigeena suuban.…

Muslims worry federal anti-terrorism program could gather intelligence

Civil-liberties and Muslim community groups are scrutinizing the intent of a federal anti-terrorism program that will launch next month in Minnesota. The Department of Justice chose the Twin Cities, Boston and Los Angeles to create pilot programs to prevent people from becoming radicalized into joining terrorist groups abroad. But some Muslims worry that the effort…

Wasiirkii hore ee Qorsheynta Somaliland Md Cali Sanyare oo si qoto dheer uga waramaya xaalada dalka (DHEGEYSO PRT1)

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Puntland Oo Fasiraad Diblomaasiyadda Ka Baxsan Ka Bixisay Shixnad Hub ah Oo Dekedda Berbera Kasoo Degtay

Garowe:Jan,30,2015(SDN/QJ)-Puntland ayaa Noqotay Maamulkii ugu horreeyey ee Jawaab ka Bixiya  Markab shixnad Hub ah siday oo dhawaan kusoo xidhay Dekedda Berbera, waxana ay  bixisay Fasiraad liddi ku ah Hanaanka Diblomaasiyadeed ee arrimaha Noocan oo kale ah looga Hadlo. Wasiirka Amniga Puntland Xasan Cismaan Maxamuud (Aloore) ayaa isagoo gees ka dhaafay, isla-markaana iska indhotiray Habkii hubkasi…

Daawo:Xukuumada Oo Warshadii Laydhka Hargeisa Ka Iibisay Shirkado Gaar Loo leeyahay iyadoo Dawladu Dawladu Ka Faalo Qaadi Kar

  Hargeisa 10/1/2015(SDN/QJ)madaxwayne ku xigeenka somaliland c/raxman saylici ayaa maanta ka qayb galy  munaasiba ay  wasaarada hawl;aha guud  kaga iibinayso warashadii laydhka magalada hargeisa shirkado gaar loo leeyahay Hargeisa SDN/QJ Concat@Somalidiasporanews.com…