Monday, September 25, 2023
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Somalia seeks 90-day ‘pause’ in AU force drawdown: letter

Violence-wracked Somalia is seeking a three-month delay in the planned reduction of African Union troops after suffering “several significant setbacks” in its fight against Al-Shabaab militants, according to a government letter seen by AFP. Somalia’s national security adviser wrote to … Continued

Libya: Survivors of Libya Floods Grapple With Trauma

Post-traumatic stress and anxiety has become a daily challenge for thousands of Libyans who survived Storm Daniel nearly two weeks ago, UN humanitarians warned on Thursday. Torrential rains from Storm Daniel on 10 September burst two dams upstream from the coastal … Continued

Kenya marks 10 years since mall massacre

BY Tanya WILLMER Kenyan police said Thursday they had learned from their “mistakes” as the nation commemorated the 10th anniversary of a bloody siege at an upmarket shopping centre in the capital Nairobi. In all, 67 people were killed and … Continued

462 al-Shabaab fighters killed in failed attack

The Ethiopian National Defense Force (ENDF) announced Wednesday it has killed around 462 Al-Shabaab fighters after a failed attack by the militant group. The ENDF said in a press release that the fighters were killed in Rabdhure town in southwestern … Continued

UK support for Somalia’s security forces

The UK Government has announced a further £5 million in funding for the United Nations Support Office in Somalia (UNSOS) Trust Fund to support Somalia’s Security Forces. The new funding was announced during a meeting between Somalia’s National Security Advisor, … Continued