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• Livestock Mission Suggests Veterinary Links

Aug 08, 2001 (UN Integrated Regional Information Network/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX)– The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has conducted a joint mission with the government of Italy to …

• Egypt to Restructure Security Forces

Aug 08, 2001 (UN Integrated Regional Information Network/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX)– Somalia’s interior minister from the Transitional National Government (TNG), Dahir Shaykh Muhammad, who i …

• Baidoa in Communications Blackout

Aug 08, 2001 (UN Integrated Regional Information Network/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX)– Telecommunications in the town of Baidoa, 240 km southwest of Mogadishu, have been cut off from the rest …

• Abdullahi Yusuf Resigns

Aug 08, 2001 (UN Integrated Regional Information Network/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX)– Puntland’s leader, Colonel Abdullahi Yusuf, and his cabinet announced their resignations on Wednesday mor …

• Somali Warlord Morgan Takes Port Town -Witnesses

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – Somali warlord General Morgan captured the southern port of Kismayu on Monday in a fight with rival militias which killed 17 people, witnesses said.

Residents said the dead …


• Renewed Fighting Causes Humanitarian Concerns

Aug 07, 2001 (UN Integrated Regional Information Network/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX)– United Nations agencies in Somalia have expressed concern over the humanitarian impact of renewed militar …

• Leader Abdullahi Yusuf Chased Out of Bosaso

Nairobi, Aug 07, 2001 (UN Integrated Regional Information Network/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX)– Bosaso, the commercial capital of the self-declared autonomous region of Puntland, in northeaste …