Hassan Sheikh Mohamud

  • Somali rebels attack UN base, 22 dead 20-06-2013 04:25 AM

    Mogadishu: Islamist militants carried out a deadly assault on the main UN compound in the Somali capital on Wednesday, dealing a blow to fragile security gains that have allowed a slow return of foreign aid workers and diplomats. The assault, claimed by Islamist group al Shabaab, began before midday when...
  • Somalia: Suicide bomber kills seven in Mogadishu 06-05-2013 06:47 AM

    Mogadishu: Seven people were killed on Sunday morning when a suicide bomber attempted to ram a car laden with explosives into a military convoy escorting a four-member Qatari delegation. Gen Garad Nor Abdulle, a senior police official said the members of the Qatari delegation who were being escorted in the...
  • IMF recognises Somalia after 22 years of chaos 13-04-2013 10:30 AM

    Washington: The International Monetary Fund has announced that it is recognising Somalia's new government after a 22-year break in relations with the once-chaotic country, part of a general push by the United States, United Nations and the West toward encouraging rehabilitation there. The US formally recognised the African nation's new...