Friday, June 09, 2023
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Trump indictment unsealed

A federal indictment unsealed Friday charges former President Donald Trump with 37 felony counts stemming from an investigation into the presence of a trove of classified information at his Florida estate and other locations after he left office. Prosecutors led by special counsel Jack … Continued

Twenty-two killed in ordnance blast in Somalia

Twenty-two people, including two children, died in southern Somalia when mortar shells exploded, a local district official said on Friday. Abdi Ahmed Ali told a press conference that a blast “caused by unexploded mortar shells” occurred near the town of Qoryoley, around … Continued

Ugandan president tests positive for Covid

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has said he has contracted Covid-19 after one of three tests conducted on him turned out positive. Mr Museveni, who gave a state of the nation address earlier on Wednesday, said he had developed a slight … Continued

Omar elevated to No. 2 slot among House Budget Democrats

Minnesota lawmaker, lightning rod for the right, was kicked off Foreign Affairs panel this year By David Lerman Rep. Ilhan Omar, who was booted off the House Foreign Affairs Committee earlier this year, won a consolation prize Wednesday. The Minnesota Democrat, deputy … Continued

Security Council Press Statement on Situation in Somalia

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Lana Zaki Nusseibeh (United Arab Emirates): The members of the Security Council reaffirmed their full respect for the sovereignty, territorial integrity, political independence and unity of Somalia. The … Continued

Al-Shabaab terror group attack Ethiopian military base in Somalia

Ethiopia says its forces ‘stopped the attackers in their tracks’ Mohamed Dhaysane MOGADISHU, Somalia, Al-Shabaab launched suicide attacks Wednesday on a military base manned by Ethiopian troops in Somalia, injuring four soldiers, according to authorities. The attack on the base … Continued

Ethiopia rejects HRW report on Tigray ‘ethnic cleansing’

Ethiopia The Ethiopian government on Tuesday rejected a report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) that accused local authorities and regional forces of pursuing a campaign of “ethnic cleansing” in western Tigray despite last year’s peace deal. “The allegations are not … Continued