Gulf Times - Somali
Qatar gifts books, references to Somali Diplomatic Institute

Qatar gifts books, references to Somali Diplomatic Institute

Qatar has gifted the Diplomatic Institute of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Somalia hundreds of books and scientific references in various fields ...

Somali government receives Qatari donation

Somali government receives Qatari donation

The Somali government has received a donation from Qatar. It consists of equipment and machinery donated by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment in addition to six boats provided by the Ministry of Interior.

Twin Somali attacks hit US special forces base, Italian convoy

Twin Somali attacks hit US special forces base, Italian convoy

Somali insurgents on Monday mounted an ambitious attack on a base where US special forces train Somali commandos, while an Italian military convoy was hit in a separate blast in the capital Mogadishu.

MME holds training courses in farming for Somali researchers

MME holds training courses in farming for Somali researchers

A series of training courses organised by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) for a group of researchers and employees of the Somali Ministry of Agriculture ...

Somali rights group flays NYT report; lauds Qatar's positive role

Somali rights group flays NYT report; lauds Qatar's positive role

A leading Somali human rights group has strongly criticised an attempt by vested interests to blame Qatar for an attack in Bossasso, Puntland and cautioned the Somali people ...

Al Shabaab attack on Somali ministry in Mogadishu kills at least 15

Al Shabaab attack on Somali ministry in Mogadishu kills at least 15

Somalia's al Shabaab stormed a government building on Saturday, detonating a suicide car bomb in the heart of the capital Mogadishu with at least 15 people, including an assistant minister ...

Qatar to support Somali budget with QR73mn

Qatar to support Somali budget with QR73mn

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani discussed with Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo the strong bilateral relations between the two countries ...

Somalia blasts kill seven near presidential palace

Somalia blasts kill seven near presidential palace

Seven people were killed Saturday in a double car bomb attack claimed by the militant Shabaab group near the presidential palace in the Somali capital Mogadishu, police said.

Two car bombs explode in Somali capital, two injured

Two car bombs explode in Somali capital, two injured

Two car bombs exploded in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Saturday, injuring two people, an emergency worker and a police officer said.

Civilians killed, thousands displaced in eastern Ethiopia

Civilians killed, thousands displaced in eastern Ethiopia

Fighting in Ethiopia's volatile eastern Somali region over the weekend has left an unknown number of civilians dead and thousands displaced, the patriarch of Ethiopia's Orthodox church told state media on Monday.

Dozens killed in clashes between two Somali regions in land dispute

Dozens killed in clashes between two Somali regions in land dispute

Fighting between Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region and breakaway Somaliland has killed dozens of soldiers, according to a witness and a military commander who spoke of a ‘hellish’ outbreak of violence.

Somali pirate hostages return to Philippines, recount abuse

Somali pirate hostages return to Philippines, recount abuse

Five Filipino fishermen released after being held hostage by Somali pirates for nearly five years broke down as they were reunited with their families Friday, recounting beatings and abuse.