Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Somaliland

Somaliland’s $442m port project with DP World and Ethiopia will go ahead

Investment will establish Somaliland as a regional trading and maritime hub and create a container terminal with a capacity to handle up to 1.25 million TEUs a year In April 2016, the Republic of Somaliland, an African nation situated in the...

DP World deal triggers Somalia port row with breakaway north

Somalia's parliament has declared "null and void" a port deal signed by breakaway Somaliland that has raised tensions between Mogadishu and Hargeisa. Dubai-based DP World this month struck a deal giving Ethiopia a 19-percent stake in Somaliland's Berbera port. The move...

Somaliland president says Somalia has declared war over Berbera port

Somaliland President Muse Bihi Abdi has described Somalia’s rejection of a port deal the former signed with Ethiopia and DP World, as a ‘declaration of war’. The Somali government recently declared the tripartite agreement signed over the management of the...

DP World to begin work on Somaliland free zone

The final agreement to develop a greenfield economic free zone in Somaliland to complement the growth of the Port of Berbera has been signed between DP World and the Dubai government. The global trade enabler expects to break ground on...

Somaliland defends stake sale of DP World Berbera port to Ethiopia

A Breakaway region of Somaliland has hit back against the Somalian prime minister’s statement on Friday that a tripartite port deal involving UAE ports operator DP World to grant Ethiopia a stake in the Port of Berbera was “null and...

The Unrecognized Republic: Somaliland and the Gulf Security

The self-declared Republic of Somaliland is looking to the Gulf secure its borders within the horn of Africa due to the regional instability. The autonomous state is also looking to deepen its economic and security ties with Arabian Gulf countries,...

FREE NAIMA QORANE: A PRISONER OF CONSCIENCE IN SOMALILAND JAILS

Calanyohow babanayaa Caku dunida oo idil Cidaan kugu masaala Kula cayn dhigaayaa Caalaamkaba ma joogtoo Ciiltire ayaad tahay Cadawgaa ma ciil baxo. Naima Abwaan Qorane Somaliland is a separatist enclave in Somalia that is ruled by former Somali National Movement (SNM) rebels who utilized the collapse of...

Divers Group Says It’s Building U.A.E. Naval Base in Somaliland

Divers Marine Contracting LLC started construction of a United Arab Emirates naval base in a semi-autonomous region of northern Somalia.  The closely held Sharjah-based engineering group began work on the project after being awarded the $90 million contract in April,...
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US soldier killed in Kenya is identified after Alshabab attack that left 3 Americans dead

 A U.S. Army specialist killed with two other Americans in an attack Sunday by al-Qaida-aligned militants in Kenya has been identified by...

3 Americans killed in Al-Shabab attack at Kenyan military base

One U.S. service member and two American Department of Defense contractors were killed in a terror attack on a military base in Kenya that...

Al-Shabaab jihadists attack US-Kenya military base

 Jihadists from Somalia's Al-Shabaab group on Sunday attacked a military base used by US and Kenyan forces in Kenya's coastal Lamu region,...

Somalia: Spare the civilians, Red Cross and Red Crescent tell warring parties

Mogadishu (ICRC) – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Somali Red Crescent Society (SRCS) call on all armed...