Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Wardheer News

The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) and International Association of Islamic Business (IAIB) sign a MoU to cooperate in the development of private sector

MOSCOW, Russia — The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD), the private arm of Islamic Development Bank Group (IDBG), and International Association of Islamic Business (IAIB), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore possible avenues … Continued

Bodies of at least 74 migrants wash ashore in western Libya

Red Crescent says circumstances surrounding the drowning off Mediterranean coast of Zawiya are not yet clear A stock picture of a boat carrying migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, 21 miles off the coast of Libya, earlier this month. Photograph: Emilio … Continued

UN Security Council condemns latest terrorist attack in Mogadishu

A street scene in Mogadishu, the Somali capital. Photo: AU-UN IST/Stuart Price Strongly condemning the latest deadly terrorist attack in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, the United Nations Security Council today reiterated that its determination to support peace, security and development … Continued

Death toll rises to 39 in Mogadishu bombing

AFP / MOHAMED ABDIWAHAB Shabaab militants were driven out of Mogadishu in 2011 but continue to launch terror attacks inside the Somali capital — such as this raid on a hotel which killed 28 people in January 2017 The toll … Continued

Blast in Somalia kills 15 in Mogadishu marketplace

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police officer says a blast at a busy market in the western part of Somalia’s capital killed at least 15 people. Capt. Mohamed Hussein said the powerful blast thought to be from a car … Continued

Islamic extremists denounce Somalia’s new president

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A commander of Somalia’s Islamic extremist rebels denounced said the country’s recent election of a new president and vowed to continue fighting the government, the first official comment from al-Shabab since the president’s election earlier this … Continued