Somaliland: Any Postponement of Parliamentary & Local Elections Is Unacceptable

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Somaliland: Any Postponement of Parliamentary & Local Elections Is Unacceptable The Somaliland National Elections Commission (NEC) has no justification whatsoever in postponing the upcoming parliamentary and local elections scheduled for March 2019. These elections has already been postponed and the current parliament which has sat for more a decade has no mandate to keep sitting…. Read more »

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Qaran news- European travel ban imposed on 18 Saudis over Khashoggi killing

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Germany has imposed European travel bans on 18 Saudi nationals believed to be connected to the killing of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the country’s foreign minister said on Monday. Heiko Maas told reporters in Brussels the ban was for the 26-nation Schengen zone and was issued in close coordination with France, which is part… Read more »

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CIA finds Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi killing – report

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CIA finds Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi killing – report Washington Post says Mohammad bin Salman’s brother, the Saudi ambassador to the US, advised journalist to attend Istanbul consulate The CIA has concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, the Washington Post has reported. The… Read more »

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US sanctions 17 people for alleged role in killing of Jamal Khashoggi

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The U.S. announced Magnitsky Act sanctions on 17 individuals Thursday for their alleged role in the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The sanctioned individuals include Consul General Mohammed Alotaibi, who oversaw the Saudi consulate in Istanbul where Khashoggi was allegedly killed. Earlier Thursday, Saudi prosecutors said they would seek the death penalty for five… Read more »

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‘Appalling’ Khashoggi audio shocked Saudi intelligence – Erdoğan

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Audio evidence related to the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi contains appalling details of the crime, the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has said, as he continues to pile pressure on the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman. Erdoğan’s latest intervention came as the New York Times reported that a member of the Saudi… Read more »

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Police in Ethiopia have discovered a mass grave containing at least 200 bodies.

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Police in Ethiopia have discovered a mass grave containing at least 200 bodies. It was found along the country’s border between the strife-torn Oromiya and Somali regions. Ethiopia’s state-affiliated media reported authorities had been investigating a former administrator of the Somali region when it made the discovery. Abdi Mohammed Omer is facing trial on charges… Read more »

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Teachers Needed in Hargeisa, Somaliland, Africa

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Teachers Needed in Hargeisa, Somaliland, Africa Posted By: Abaarso School of Science and Technology <teach@abaarsoschool.org> Date: Wednesday, 7 November 2018, at 3:14 p.m. Abaarso School, featured on 60 Minutes, in the New York Times and BBC World, is a non-profit boarding high school educating the best and the brightest Somali students in the Horn of… Read more »

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Four ‘invisible countries’ that could redraw the world map

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No matter where you are on the Earth’s landmass, you are almost certain to be in a country. But what makes a country a country? Agreed legal definitions are surprisingly loose, but an internationally recognised government, citizens, and the exclusive authority over a piece of land are among the universal ingredients. State, nation, country? In… Read more »

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