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Jo In-sung’s ‘Escape from Mogadishu’ tops box office in South Korea

Manila Bulletin 30 Jul 2021
Korean actors Kim Yoon-seok (left) and Jo In-sung in ‘Escape from Mogadishu’ (KOFIC) ... “Escape from Mogadishu,” starring Kim Yoon-seok, Jo In-sung, Kim So-jin and Heo Joon-ho, tells the story of personnel of the South and North Korean embassies escaping Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia. In 1991, a civil war broke out in Mogadishu ... .

TİKA Trains Allied Health Professionals in Somalia

Reliefweb 28 Jul 2021
The “Allied Health Professionals Training Program Project,” which was planned to be implemented in 2021 and 2022, has been launched by TİKA in cooperation with the Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Training and Research Hospital, which operates in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia ... .

Ilhan Omar criticizes Biden for his airstrike on Somalia and says 'we can't simply drone ...

The Daily Mail 23 Jul 2021
A member of Somalia's al Shabaab militant group sits during a public demonstration to announce their integration with al Qaeda, in Elasha, south of the capital Mogadishu in 2012. Members of Somalia's Al Shabaab militant group parade during a demonstration to announce their integration with al Qaeda, in Elasha, south of the capital Mogadishu in 2012.

The Difficulties One Woman Faced to Become a Photojournalist in Somalia

PetaPixel 23 Jul 2021
Her career choice is not a typical one for a young woman in Somalia ... The challenges of being a woman photojournalist in places such as Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, don’t necessarily outweigh the benefits of having access to private women-dominated spaces that male colleagues wouldn’t be able to reach.

'Escape from Mogadishu' reenacts heart-warming story of North and South Koreans

Korea Times 23 Jul 2021
Set in the capital city of Somalia, Mogadishu, the film starts by describing the background story of South Korean diplomats ― ambassador Han Shin-sung (Kim) and counselor Kang Dae-jin (Zo In-sung) ― and their antagonistic relationship with the North Korean diplomats ― ambassador (Huh Joon-ho) and counselor (Koo Kyo-hwan).

Turkish aid group distributes holiday meat to 80,000 families in Somalia for Muslim holiday

Anadolu Agency 22 Jul 2021
Aid from the group reached more than 80,000 families in Somalia. At least 30 areas were distribution sites, including the capital, Mogadishu, and Hargeisa, the second-largest city and self-declared capital of the breakaway region of Somaliland.

Kenya launches probe after plane crash-lands in Somalia with 45 passengers onboard

Sina 21 Jul 2021
NAIROBI, July 21 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan civil aviation authority said Wednesday it has launched investigations into a plane which crash-landed in a military base in southern Somalia with 45 passengers onboard.

US conducts drone attacks 'against al-Shabab' in Somalia

Press TV 21 Jul 2021
The Pentagon says it has conducted airstrikes against the al-Shabab militant group in Somalia, despite limits put in place by the US President Joe Biden administration on attacks outside active war zones ... The strike targeted the militants northeast of the capital, Mogadishu, King told AFP ... At least 30 people have been killed when Somalia.

Meet the woman running to become Somali president: Fawzia Yusuf Haji Adam

Ghana Web 16 Jul 2021
Somalia’s politicians had been gathering in Mbagathi ... Only that the Mbagathi reconciliation meant Somalia’s transitional federal government at the time was governing from Kenya, had no idea what the capital Mogadishu was like and the president was basically chosen by a handful of influential clan elders without input from anyone else.

Somali man executed by firing squad for raping three-year-old stepdaughter

Ghana Web 15 Jul 2021
A man sentenced to death for raping his three-year-old stepdaughter has been executed by firing squad in southern Somalia’s Jubaland state ... The execution of Ali is one of many in Somalia, which is still holding on to the death penalty ... In 2018, Botswana, Somalia, Sudan and South Sudan used the measure.

Suspects in Haitian President's Killing Met to Plan a Future Without Him

Yahoo Daily News 15 Jul 2021
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Will free elections help Somaliland's bid for statehood?

The New Arab 13 Jul 2021
There are various political, historical and legal dimensions to the issue of Somaliland's independence from Somalia ... A suicide bombing attack by the Al-Shabaab terror group on a crowded tea shop in Somalia's capital Mogadishu killed 10 people and wounded dozens https.// — The New Arab (@The_NewArab) July 3, 2021.

Disaster Management/Resilience Advisor-Hirshabelle State of Somalia

Reliefweb 13 Jul 2021
Hirshabelle State is one of the Federal Member States of Somalia, and the state is comprised two regions of Hiiraan and Middle Shabelle; the capital city of the state is , and is the youngest state to be formed, In terms of resilience the State has endured many things that are detrimental to the environment and the people.

Senior Economic Development Advisor -Hirshabelle State of Somalia

Reliefweb 13 Jul 2021
Jowhar-Hirshabelle State of Somalia ... Director General Ministry of Finance -Hirshabelle State of Somalia ... Hir-Shabelle state is comprised of Hiiraan and Middle Shabelle regions; the capital of the regional state is ... With special emphasis on working with Hirshabelle State/Somalia’s institutions and policymakers.