Somalia news

Discuss on Somali issues on our Forums!



• IMB: Mogadishu Coast the ‘Most Dangerous’

May 27, 2002 (The East African/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — The Red Sea and the coast of Somalia is now amongst the most dangerous waters in the world for shipping, according to the latest s …

• 25 Die in Somalian Fighting

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Heavy fighting broke out early Tuesday between forces of Somalia’s transitional government and gunmen loyal to an Ethiopian-backed warlord, killing at least 25 people.


• Somalis Held After Secret Flight to Kenya

May 25, 2002 (The Nation/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — A plane carrying illegal Somali immigrants breached Kenya’s airspace undetected and landed at a rural air strip. It then took off, again …

• Somali Minister’s Home Attacked

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Hundreds of gunmen opposed to Somalia’s transitional government attacked the home of the interior minister Friday, and witnesses said at least eight people were killed and 2 …

• Renewed Fighting Likely in Mogadishu

May 27, 2002 (UN Integrated Regional Information Networks/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — Residents of the Somali capital, Mogadishu, are bracing themselves for renewed fighting between the for …

• Mystery Plane Lands in Kenya, 21 Arrested

May 25, 2002 (The East African Standard/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — A mysterious plane on Thursday landed in Kenya and flew out undetected after off-loading 21 illegal aliens.

The p …



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *