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Saudi Arabia, Qatar, FCNA announce Eid al-Fitr begins on Sunday after moon sighting.

Saudi Arabia, Qatar, FCNA announce Eid al-Fitr begins on Sunday after moon sighting.

Saturday June 24, 2017 The United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and a host of other countries in the Middle East, North Africa and the Gulf including Iran, Iraq, Syria,, Lebanon Yemen, Qatar, Algeria, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia will celebrate Eid on Sunday June 25. However, Oman’s Ministry of Endowments and Religious Affairs has announced that […]

Saturday June 24, 2017 Saudi security forces on Friday foiled a suicide attack on the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, cornering the would-be attacker in an apartment, where he blew himself up, the Interior Ministry said. In a statement read on state television, the ministry said that three cells had planned […]

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Food insecurity threatens children in Yemen, South Sudan, Nigeria and Somalia – UNICEF

Saturday June 24, 2017 Calling for immediate humanitarian action amid rising malnutrition, thirst and disease, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) warned today that millions of lives are at risk in four countries stretching from Africa to the Middle East. The welcome announcement of an end to famine conditions in South Sudan earlier this week […]

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Saturday, June 24, 2017 By: ET Source Link: CLICK HERE India and Russia adopted a roadmap for defence cooperation on Friday, building on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Russia earlier this month. The two sides have taken forward their defence partnership to concretise deals on frigates, S-400 air defence missile system and Kamov helicopters, […]

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KSRC transfers 15 wounded Somalis to Riyadh & distributes meals in Lahj

Friday June 23, 2017 Upon directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, to provide treatment to a number of wounded Somalis, due to terrorist bombing, an aircraft with 15 wounded Somalis were on its board accompanied by a team from the King Salman Center for Relief Humanitarian […]

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8 Killed in latest Mogadishu car bomb

Thursday June 22, 2017 At least eight people were killed and four others wounded Thursday when a car filled with explosives hit a police station in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. A reporter for VOA’s Somali Service, Ahmed Hassan Olad, says the attack targeted the Waberi police station along the busy Maka al-Mukaramah road. Olad, who […]

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‘This is a lawless place’: Australia’s Somali community expresses concern for relatives in Libya

Thursday June 22, 2017 A Facebook video authenticated by the aid agency Amnesty International shows malnourished African captives – most of them thought to be Somalis – crammed into concrete cells. Some are forced to contact family members and describe their unimaginable torture – other times it’s the captors, criminals who have seized control in […]

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Wednesday June 21, 2017 By Matthew Barakat In this Tuesday, June 20, 2017 photo, Mohmoud Hassanen Aboras, left, whose daughter Nabra Hassanen was killed, listens as Imam Mohamed Magid, center, of the All Dulles Area Muslim Society, talks about the case in Reston, Va. (AP Photo/Matthew Barakat) About 5,000 mourners attended Wednesday’s funeral of a […]

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12,000 camels, sheep forced back to Qatar amid crisis

Wednesday June 21, 2017 Around 12,000 camels and sheep have become the latest victims of the Gulf diplomatic crisis, being forced to trek back to Qatar from Saudi Arabia, a newspaper reported. Qatar has so far provided temporary shelter, as well as water and fodder, to 7,000 camels and 5,000 sheep returning from the kingdom, […]

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Dying Mi5 Agent Admits to Killing Princess Diana

  Dying Mi5 Agent Admits to Killing Princess Diana in Deathbed Confession Retired hitman confesses to murder of The People’s Princess By: Jay Greenberg  |@NeonNettle on 19th June 2017 @ 7.34pm © Press Dying Mi5 agent John Hopkins confessed to murdering Princess Diana A dying British Intelligence agent has made a series of stunning confessions after being told […]

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Retired MI5 Agent Confesses On Deathbed: ‘I Killed Princess Diana’ June 19, 2017 Baxter Dmitry Conspiracies 120 An 80-year-old retired MI5 agent, John Hopkins, has made a series of astonishing confessions since he was released from hospital in London on Wednesday and told he has weeks to live. Hopkins claims to have been involved in […]

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Muslim teen who got into dispute with US motorist killed, dumped in a pond

Monday June 19, 2017 The murder of Nabra Hassanen, right, may have been a hate crime, police say. A 17-year-old young American Muslim woman has been abducted and beaten to death after leaving a mosque in Virginia. A US man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after her body was found dumped in a […]

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African Union Urges Restraint in Djibouti-Eritrea Border Spat

By Aaron Maasho Sunday June 18, 2017 FILE PHOTO: Newly elected African Union Commission Chairman, Chadian Foreign Minister Moussa Faki Mahamat attends his swearing-in ceremony at the African Union (AU) headquarters in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, March 14, 2017. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri REUTERS ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The African Union urged Djibouti and Eritrea to remain […]

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Indian Defence News[View All Articles] Sunday, June 18, 2017 By: Nation.com.PK Source Link: CLICK HERE Apparently timed to appear before upcoming plenary meeting of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) from June 22-23, King’s College London has released a damning report on Indian nuclear programme. The report by Project Alpha concludes that the strategic trade with […]

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FAO country boss given 72 hours to leave Mogadishu

Friday June 16, 2017 MOGADISHU (Xinhua) — Richard Trenchard [left], Representative of Food and Agriculture Organization (FOA) in Somalia and Peter de Clercq, Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) attend a press conference in Mogadishu, capital of Somalia. XINHUA PHOTO – FAISAL ISSE The Somali government […]

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Eritrea-Ethiopia border tensions persist due to US meddling – President Afwerki

Friday June 16, 2017 Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki has accused the United States of being the architects of the borderline tension between them and neighbouring Ethiopia. In a letter addressed to selected heads of states, Afwerki urged his peers to force the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to address what he called “injustices perpetrated against […]

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The Trump White House Shadow Government Hacking and Cyber The Islamic State THE MAGAZINE FEATURE THE WATSON FILES What if there were a blueprint for climate adaptation that could end a civil war? An English scientist spent his life developing one — then he vanished without a trace. BY LAURA HEATON | PHOTOGRAPHS BY NICHOLE […]

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Donald Trump’s state visit to Britain put on hold

Monday June 12, 2017 Donald Trump has told Theresa May in a phone call he does not want to go ahead with a state visit to Britain until the British public supports him coming. The US president said he did not want to come if there were large-scale protests and his remarks in effect put […]

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Hiiraan Online Saturday June 10, 2017 The Danish government wants to repatriate Somalis who are illegally in Denmark, however, the Somali government says no agreement between the two nations on forced repatriation. Somalia’s EU ambassador to Brussels, Ali Said Faqi, speaking on behalf of Somalia’s government said that no such deal is in place. The […]

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Saturday June 10, 2017 The Qatar crisis proves two things: the continued infantilisation of the Arab states, and the total collapse of the Sunni Muslim unity supposedly created by Donald Trump’s preposterous attendance at the Saudi summit two weeks ago. After promising to fight to the death against Shia Iranian “terror,” Saudi Arabia and its […]

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Gurey Haaji oo qaab farsameysan madaxweynaha wax ugu sheegay

Gurey Hagi     Madaxeyne malaguu sheegay mase ogtahay?: Inkastood qudbadaadi munasibadii 100kii maalmood aad waxbadan ka balan qaaday,hadana waxbadan aya si kale ah. 1-:madaxeyne ma ogtahay in garsoorka loo ado Bariire iyo ToraToro markii gabi ahaanba laga quustay Maxkamadihi Qaranka ? 2-:madaxweyne malagu sheegay ganacsatadu in ay bixiyaan laba jeer canshuurta marna dowlada, marna meel […]

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14 killed as soldiers clash over drought food aid in Somalia

Abdi Guled Friday June 9, 2017 At least 14 people, mostly civilians, were killed Friday as soldiers clashed over food aid in drought-ravaged Somalia’s southwestern city of Baidoa. The fighting broke out at a distribution site after some soldiers tried to steal food sacks meant for refugees and other soldiers guarding the aid stopped them, […]

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Thursday June 8, 2017 What happens if there is no clear winner of the general election? Will the party with the most MPs form the next government? Not necessarily. The party with the most MPs, when the votes have been counted in all 650 constituencies, is normally described as the winner and its leader nearly […]

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Trump reverses course in Qatar call

By Nicole Gaouette and Ryan Browne, CNN Thursday June 8, 2017 President Trump met with Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, the emir of Qatar, in Saudi Arabia last month. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York Times Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump changed course on Qatar Wednesday, a day after praising a move by other Gulf nations […]

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Kenyan Catholic Bishops ordered to pay £97,000 compensation for ‘discriminatory’ eviction of muslim tenant

Wednesday June 7, 2017 Waumini House, the headquarters of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) The Catholic Church in Kenya has been ordered to pay a Somali Muslim owned restaurant 13 million Kenyan shillings KSh (£97,000) for terminating a six-year rental agreement at Waumini House, the headquarters of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops […]

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Djibouti reduces diplomatic status with Qatar; Senegal recalls Doha envoy

Staff writer, Al Arabiya English Wednesday June 7, 2017 Mauritania became the eighth country who cut ties with Qatar after Saudi, UAE, Bahrain, Egypt, Yemen, Maldives and Mauritius. (File photo: AP) Djibouti on Wednesday has reduced its diplomatic status with Qatar, Al Arabiya News Channel reported. Senegal also said on Wednesday it would recall its […]

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KDF, police escape death in Wajir explosion

Tuesday June 6, 2017 Kenyan security officers escaped unhurt after a roadside bomb hit their convoy in Gerille, Wajir County. According to the county’s Divisional Criminal Investigations Officer, Mr Michael Mbayi Mwenze, Kenya Defence Forces soldiers and their Kenya Police counterparts were carrying out a joint operation after suspected Al-Shabaab militants were spotted. NO CASUALTY […]

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Official: Qatar flights using Somali airspace

Abdi Guled Tuesday June 6, 2017 A Somali civil aviation official says at least 15 Qatar Airways flights have used Somalia’s airspace since Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations moved to sever links with the Gulf nation. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to brief reporters, said that […]

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Monday June 5, 2017 The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack by knife-wielding men who mowed down and stabbed revellers in London, killing seven people before being shot dead in a barrage of police gunfire. Saturday night’s rampage at a popular nightlife hub around London Bridge by three men wearing fake suicide […]

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Saturday June 3, 2017 One year ago today, Muhammad Ali — arguably the greatest and most unforgettable athlete of the 20th century — lost his decades-long fight with Parkinson’s disease, dying at age 74. I am the greatest’ Originally named Cassius Clay, Ali was in Kentucky during an era of harsh segregation, and confronted its […]

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