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Aleppo dentist brings 'Hollywood smiles' to Somalis after fleeing Syria

0 Visits: 658 | Wednesday January 25, 2017 - 14:24:19
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) During every visit to the self-declared republic of Somaliland, I notice something new. This time, there are even more multi-storey shopping malls, hotels and luxury villas in the capital, Hargeisa.

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The Bush sisters wrote this touching letter to Sasha and Malia Obama

0 Visits: 631 | Friday January 13, 2017 - 16:27:57
The daughters of George W Bush have written an open letter to Sasha and Malia Obama as they prepare to leave the White House.

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UAE seeks to open military base in Somaliland

0 Visits: 648 | Thursday January 12, 2017 - 16:37:39
HARGEISA – The United Arab Emirates is seeking a formal permission from the government of the breakaway northern Somalia republic of Somaliland to establish a military base in the region, reflecting its growing ambition to assert itself in the horn of Africa region.

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Kenya detains British newspaper correspondent Jerome Starkey

0 Visits: 811 | Sunday December 11, 2016 - 16:18:14
Nairobi, December 9, 2016--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Kenyan authorities to release Jerome Starkey, the Africa correspondent for The Times of London, who was detained shortly after arriving in Nairobi last night.

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Puntland Police-Judiciary Workshop held in Garowe By EUCAP Nestor

0 Visits: 572 | Wednesday December 07, 2016 - 10:13:49
Garowe (Horseednews.com) PRESS RELEASE December 6th 2016 Puntland Police-Judiciary Workshop held in Garowe From December 4 th to 6th, EUCAP Nestor organized a workshop attended by thirty-three police officers (crime investigators), prosecutors and judges, including four females, from different areas…

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European Union and United Nations Carry out Maritime Capacity Building Training with Somaliland Coastguard +Picturses

0 Visits: 667 | Monday December 05, 2016 - 19:50:41
Berbera (Horseednews.com) On Sunday 4 December 2016 EUCAP Nestor's Head of Operations, Chris Reynolds, EU NAVFOR Force Commander, Commodore Rene Luyckx, and representatives from UNSOM's Rule of Law and Security Institutions Group, hosted Somaliland representatives on board HNLMS Tromp alongside…

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Somaliland: New Faces Join Cabinet as others Exit in a Major Government Reshuffle

0 Visits: 1054 | Sunday December 04, 2016 - 16:23:12
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) As Ali Shombe returns to the diplomatic corps as envoy to Ethiopia and Waran'ade rejoins politics as special advisor to president Silanyo By: Yusuf M Hasan Somaliland su. -In a major realignment of the administration 10 members of the cabinet and three foreign representatives…

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Ilhan Omar will be nation's first Somali-American legislator

0 Visits: 500 | Friday November 11, 2016 - 15:06:03
The election of Ilhan Omar, the first Somali-American lawmaker, has been hailed as historic and great achievement for Somali and immigrant community in the United States.

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Dahabshiil Ceo hails first Somali-American lawmaker Ilhan Omar

0 Visits: 573 | Friday November 11, 2016 - 15:06:03
Minnesota voters elected her in a state where the uneasy assimilation of large numbers of Somali refugees became an issue in the US presidential campaign especially by the president-elect Donald Trump.

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Challenges of Tribalism in Somaliland – By Abdiqani Salaf Kaptanka

0 Visits: 499 | Friday September 30, 2016 - 18:49:50
A tribe is a group of people who have a common origin, language, culture and sometimes geographical area.

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EXCLUSIVE: BBC's Somali Service hits lowest rating in decades

0 Visits: 616 | Friday September 23, 2016 - 23:34:02
NAIROBI– For the BBC Somali service, decades of outstanding reporting has earned for it an unrivaled reputation and credibility among the ethnic-Somali communities around the world,

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In response to President Hassan Sheikh's Short-sighted Remarks regarding the investment and development of Port of Berbera by the Multinational Dubai Ports World-DPW

0 Visits: 539 | Friday September 23, 2016 - 23:05:58
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) The Government of the Republic of Somaliland condemns in the strongest terms the thoughtless and misguided remarks made by the President of Somalia on 21.9.2016,

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Moment neighbours form a human chain around a mother's house to stop her being kicked out of the home where she has lived for 12 years

0 Visits: 533 | Friday September 23, 2016 - 22:42:23
London (Horseednews.com) These picture shows the extraordinary moment a community rallied around a mother-of-five - to prevent her being booted out of her house in a 'revenge eviction'.

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Somaliland President "Somaliland Has ownership of its decisions which we hope the international community will continue to respect."

0 Visits: 584 | Sunday September 18, 2016 - 22:45:43
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) A response to a written statement released by the UK government on behalf of the international community[US, UK, EU, UN, SWEDEN, and DENMARK] and the Somaliland Elections Donor Working Group.

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Re: Presidential Decree on Equitable Parliamentary Representation

0 Visits: 521 | Thursday September 15, 2016 - 20:06:03
With reference to the decision by the Somaliland political parties to bestow upon me their full confidence to make a decision on the issue of parliamentary seats allocation, following their inability to reach a unanimous decision,

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Somaliland wants to secede – here's why caution is necessary

0 Visits: 661 | Monday September 12, 2016 - 22:17:55
Somaliland President Ahmed Mohamed Silanyo recently claimed that more than one million citizens, out of the country's population of 3.4 million, had signed a petition calling for the international community to recognise Somaliland.

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Hajj 2016: More than 1.8 mn Muslims climb Mount Arafat

0 Visits: 531 | Sunday September 11, 2016 - 13:19:47
Mount Arafat: The annual hajj pilgrimage reached its climax on Sunday when Muslims from across the world swarmed a stoney hill in western Saudi Arabia to pray and recite from the Koran.

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Dubai's DP World to manage Somaliland port

0 Visits: 499 | Wednesday September 07, 2016 - 14:43:20
Dubai-based ports operator DP World has won a concession to manage a port at Berbera in the breakaway republic of Somaliland for 30 years, in an investment of up to $442 million.

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Russian forces stage massive military drills around Crimea

0 Visits: 421 | Monday September 05, 2016 - 18:18:39
Russian military forces have launched large-scale military drills around the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea, the Russian Defense Ministry says.

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New research reveals shocking statistics about domestic abuse in UK

0 Visits: 445 | Monday September 05, 2016 - 18:16:58
New research reveals shocking statistics about domestic abuse in the UK and calls on the government to prevent domestic violence shelters from closing.

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