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Why We Should Keep Out of Somalia’s Affairs

Only Somalis can secure Somalia’s future. Hands off Somalia
Only Somalis can secure Somalia’s future. Hands off Somalia

By Michael Shank (Special to CNN)

Last weekend, in response to a deadly attack on the Turkish embassy in Somalia that killed three and wounded nine, the U.S. government responded by saying that, “this cowardly act will not shake our commitment to continue working for the brighter, more democratic and prosperous future the people of Somalia deserve.”

The statement followed not one bombing in Somalia, but two. This past Saturday’s bombing was the second in under a week; a few days prior, a bomb blew up in a lawmaker’s car, killing one.  Continue reading Why We Should Keep Out of Somalia’s Affairs

The UN and 250,000 Dead Somalis

Inhuman Crimes in the Horn of Africa

By Thomas C Mountain,

The UN has announced that in 2010-2012, including the Great Horn of Africa Drought period, at least 250,000 Somalis starved to death.

Most of those who died from starvation were internally displaced persons, displaced in the main by the military invasion and occupation of southern Somalia by the UN backed Ethiopian Army and then the AU “peacekeepers”, today some 25,000 strong.  Continue reading The UN and 250,000 Dead Somalis

Eritrea Warns Occupation of its Sovereign Territory to End

“Our accusations of attacks on sovereign Eritrean soil by the US administration are solely based on facts and evidences and for that we hold Washington entirely responsible for the criminal offenses made on March 15.” – Eritrean Government

Time to exercise right of self-defense beyond teaching the aggressor the consequences of its reckless adventure and invasion

By Shabait,

In an apparently flamboyant mass media story, the TPLF (Ethiopian) regime last week announced to have carried out raids over certain targets within the sovereign Eritrean territory.

Irrespective of the consequences that only the Government of Eritrea is well aware of, the last of US-TPLF flagrant incursions—which this same clique admitted in its immodest testimonials—are not only brazen infringements on international conventions, but also have contravened the sovereignty, territorial integrity and political independence of the State of Eritrea. Continue reading Eritrea Warns Occupation of its Sovereign Territory to End