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Mogadishu, Somalia: Somali security forces have arrested one of the country's most powerful pirate chiefs, who once hijacked giant vessels earning him multi-million dollar ransoms, security sources said Tuesday.
Somalia: Amisom On Track to Leave Somalia in 2016, Envoy Says
The Somali government is on track to assume independent control of the country by 2016, making it possible for the withdrawal of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), stakeholders said Wednesday (August 20th) according to Uganda's New Vision.
MOGADISHU: Former child soldiers in war-torn Somalia are being held in prison conditions in foreign-funded camps, “punishing” rather than rehabilitating them, the top UN children’s envoy said on Thursday.