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Somalia Lawmakers Approve All Members of Nation’s New Cabinet
Bloomberg - 10/24/2020 12:42:00 PM
The Somali parliament on Saturday approved a new cabinet named by Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble last week. All the 188 lawmakers in attendance voted in favor of the cabinet ministers, according to Parliament Speaker Mohamed Mursal Sheikh. In ...

Reality dawns as KDF gears up for smooth exit from Somalia
MSN - 10/18/2020 5:27:00 AM
The Somalia National Defence Forces will soon have to take over security of their country.The reality of KDF exiting Somalia by 2021 has started taking shape. The Star has established that the troops under Amisom have started gearing up for an exit.

UN to launch second round of polio vaccination drive in Somalia
China Internet Information Center - 10/24/2020 5:27:00 PM
MOGADISHU, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- A second round of polio immunization campaign is set to begin in Somalia on Sunday, targeting 1.65 million children aged under five years, with oral polio vaccine in south and central regions, the UN said on Saturday.

End the American military presence in Somalia
The Hill - 10/21/2020 8:30:00 PM
Withdrawing American troops from Somalia should be fully carried out. There exists a higher level of sensitivity and awareness in the U.S. about our military and diplomatic involvement in Somalia due to extreme poverty and conflict.

Health workers instrumental to immunization, Somalia commends on World Polio Day
ReliefWeb - 10/24/2020 4:29:00 AM
The country is set to launch round two of polio campaign in south and central regions MOGADISHU, 24 October 2020 – On World Polio Day today, Somalia is celebrating polio workers’ continued ...

There's no reason for Trump to keep troops in Somalia
Washington Examiner on - 10/19/2020 10:00:00 AM
According to anonymous officials, President Trump told his top advisers to draw up plans to get troops out of Somalia. Roughly 800 troops are currently there to help the Somali government fight al Shabab,

Ahead of elections, UN urges that Somalia’s political space remain open to all
ReliefWeb - 10/23/2020 11:30:00 AM
English News and Press Release on Somalia about Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding; published on 23 Oct 2020 by UNSOM

Trump Demands a Plan to Withdraw U.S. Troops From Somalia
Bloomberg on - 10/13/2020 8:29:03 PM
President Donald Trump has told top advisers he wants to withdraw U.S. troops from Somalia, according to people familiar with the matter, allowing him to make good on campaign pledges to bring soldiers home even though the country remains beset by insurgents linked to al-Qaeda.

Extremists in Somalia kill 8 army soldiers, says official
ABC - 10/15/2020 12:00:00 PM
Somalia’s extremist rebels have killed at least eight soldiers in an ambush in the country’s south, said a military official

Somalia prime minister retains finance, foreign ministers in new cabinet
Nasdaq - 10/19/2020 8:31:00 PM
Somalia's Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble retained finance minister Abdirahman Duale Bayle in a reshuffled cabinet of 27 announced on Monday. MOGADISHU, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Somalia's Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble retained finance minister Abdirahman Duale Bayle in a reshuffled cabinet of 27 announced on Monday.