Sunday, July 22, 2018
Wardheer News

Somalia on stability path as donors pledge support

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May (centre) attends the London Somalia Conference at Lancaster House in London on May 11, 2017. AFP PHOTO | JACK HILL By JULIUS BARIGABA After a two-day high-level meeting on Somalia in Brussels, representatives of 58 … Continued

10-year-old girl bleeds to death after undergoing FGM in Somalia

Campaigners condemn FGM as ‘human lives issue’ after young girl Deeqa Dahir Nuur passes away after suffering severe bleeding following botched operation By May Bulman Dr Sarah Rodriguez says little is known of FGM in the US. In this picture, an FGM survivor carries … Continued

Commandos sans frontières

By Nick Turse, Le Monde diplomatique Early last month, at a tiny military post near the tumbledown town of Jamaame in Somalia, small arms fire began to ring out as mortar shells crashed down. When the attack was over, one Somali soldier had been wounded — … Continued

How Ethiopia and Eritrea made peace

THE cold war between Ethiopia and neighbouring Eritrea once seemed irresolvable. An uneasy stalemate had endured since 2000, when a UN-brokered peace agreement ended two years of trench warfare that claimed about 80,000 lives and displaced more than half a … Continued