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China provides humanitarian aid to Somalia

China Daily 17 Oct 2021
MOGADISHU -- China on Saturday donated a batch of humanitarian assistance to Somalia amid flourishing bilateral ties. Fei Shengchao, Chinese Ambassador to Somalia, said the humanitarian supplies from China included 10,000 tents, 50,000 mosquito nets, 20,000 aid kits and baby weight scales, stethoscopes and thermometers.
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Health systems Strengthening in fragile context: Progress and learning. Action Against Hunger Somalia.

Reliefweb 16 Oct 2021
Action Against Hunger is one of the major humanitarian actors present in Somalia since 1992. During our 28 years presence in Somalia, Action Against ...
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Two killed in blast in central Somalia

Sina 16 Oct 2021
The attack was said to have occurred as senior government officials were staying at the restaurant in central Somalia.
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Somalia, East Africa: Hunger Crisis 2021 - Operations Update n° 1 (MDRSO011)

Reliefweb 16 Oct 2021
Out of a population of 12.3 million in Somalia, 5.6 million people were estimated as food insecure and a fifth of the population, 2.8 million people, could not meet their daily food requirements ... Poor rains and extended drought over multiple seasons have had a major impact on rural livelihoods and food security in Somalia.
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Uganda to Deploy 160 Police Officers in Somalia

All Africa 15 Oct 2021
Uganda will deploy a contingent of 160 police officers to Somalia for peacekeeping operations in December, the authorities said Thursday ....
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Police to Deploy 160 Officers in Somalia

All Africa 15 Oct 2021
At least 160 Uganda police officers will be deployed in conflict-threatened Somalia in December 2021, police said in a statement Thursday ....
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CJ Sides With Somalia in Kenya Maritime Border Dispute

All Africa 15 Oct 2021
The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ruled that a contested maritime border between Somalia and Kenya should be adjusted in a way that grants Somalia rights over most of an oil-rich chunk of the Indian Ocean ....
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KDF's Soft Power Winning Hearts and Minds in Somalia

All Africa 15 Oct 2021
Amina Mohamed Noor, 32, was recovering from a snake bite at Dhobley Level II Hospital when the Nation visited on Tuesday morning ....
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International Court of Justice Draws the Line in Kenya and Somalia's Troubled Waters

All Africa 15 Oct 2021
Despite unease on both sides, each country could gain from the ruling if they were willing to restore relations ....
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Gedo Attack - KDF Cleared of Killing Civilians in Somalia

All Africa 15 Oct 2021
The Kenya Defence Forces did not conduct the airstrikes that claimed civilian lives in Gedo region of Somalia in June, the Nation has learnt ....
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UN Court Decision a Fresh Test for Kenya-Somalia Ties

MENA FN 15 Oct 2021
(MENAFN - SomTribune) The International Court of Justice on 12 October handed down a decision mostly upholding Somalia's claims in a long-running maritime border dispute with Kenya. In this Q & A, ... .
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Somalia: Flash update on forced displacement from Laas Caanood #3, As of 14 October 2021

Reliefweb 15 Oct 2021
The number of people who have been forcibly displaced from Laas Caanood and surrounding areas has risen to more than 7,250, according to UNHCR’s Protection and Return Monitoring Network (PRMN) ... On 14 October, they were airlifted to Baidoa ... .
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Supporting flood-affected families with multi-purpose cash assistance in Jowhar district, Middle Shabelle regio

Reliefweb 15 Oct 2021
The Government of Somalia reported that over 45,000 people were affected by heavy flooding that hit the Jowhar district in southern Somalia on 1st May 2021. Climate change is severely affecting the country, which is now recording more extreme weather events, happening with increased frequency and intensity ... A lot of things have changed ... .
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