Somalia fighting: 30 dead, 40 000 flee

2015-12-01 05:18

Fighting in Somalia has killed over 30 people and forced 40 000 to flee according to estimates.

Somalia's Puntland votes for new leader

2014-01-08 10:52

Lawmakers in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region have started voting for a new president amid tight security, officials say.

New secret Somali anti-piracy force

2010-12-05 22:18

A senior UN official has cautiously welcomed news that an anti-piracy force is being created in Somalia but he and US officials say they're concerned about secrecy.


New Puntland president vows to fight insecurity

2014-01-08 21:43

Parliament has narrowly elected former prime minister Abdiweli Mohamed Ali as president of Puntland, backing his campaign against corruption and insecurity in the relatively peaceful Somali region.

Somaliland clashes with secessionists

2012-02-10 13:59

The breakaway territory of Somaliland is battling its own secessionists in a dispute that has raised tensions with neighbouring Puntland, in an area of Somalia more peaceful than the rest of the country.

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