Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) urged UN Secretary General António Guterres to take steps to address the urgent issue of safety of journalists.

Hargeisa (BMC)-Reporters Without Borders (RSF) Secretary General Christophe Deloire and the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) Executive Director Joel Simon met with United Nations Secretary General António Guterres today to discuss the #Protect Journalists campaign to appoint a UN Special Representative for the safety of journalists. David Callaway, More...

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By Geeljire On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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The Best Defense: Threats to journalists’ safety demand fresh approach

New York, February 21, 2017 [BMC)–Much work remains to be done to improve journalists’ security in the face of unprecedented threats, including the spread of violent non-state actors, the shrinking rule More...

By Geeljire On Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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History of the new vice president of the United states of America Mr Kike Pence

Hargeisa (BMC)-Donald Trump, the new US President, chose Mike Pence as his vice-presidential running mate earlier this year.The Indiana governor, 57, has had a long career in political office, but has a fairly More...

By Geeljire On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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Republic of Somaliland Requests exemption from U.S Executive order intended to prevent the entry of foreign terrorists

Hargeisa (BMC)-The Republic of Somaliland today sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly to request an exemption for Somaliland residents from the More...

By Admin On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Somaliland: Students Victim of US Policy Banning Citizens from 7 Countries

Young Somalilanders accepted into American colleges are falling victims to President Donald Trump banning citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen from travelling to the United States. Although More...

By Admin On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Somaliland: UAE Military Base Boosts Berbera International Trade Hub and Somaliland-Ethiopia’s Relations and Economic Growth

Somalilandsun-On 12 February 2017, the government of Somaliland accepted the formal application seeking permission from the Somaliland government to open a military base in Berbera. This application followed the More...

By Admin On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Discussing Pre and Post Colonial Somalia and Birth of the Republic with the Anglo-Somali Society

Somalilandsun-The Anglo-Somali Society invites you to discussions a meeting to be held at the YMCA Indian student hostel, 41 Fitzroy Square, London W1T6AQ on Wednesday 22 February 2017 During the meeting participants More...

By Admin On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Keating Urges Warring Parties to Uphold the Ceasfire Agreement in Galkacayo

The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Somalia Michael Keating expressed grave concern over the renewed violence in Gaalkacyo on 23 December that has resulted in the deaths of at least More...

By Admin On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Somalia: Al-shabaab militants ram car bomb into hotel, killing at least 13

Islamist militants rammed a car bomb into the gate of a hotel in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Wednesday and stormed inside, killing at least 15 people, government officials said. Gunfire rang out as fighters More...

By Admin On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Ex-Somali PM heralds ‘new beginning’ after presidential election win

Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed’s victory prompts celebrations and hopes he can tackle Somalia’s multiple challenges She did however welcome the election of Farmajo. “History in the making. Lawmakers have clearly More...