UN Security council Holds Emergency Session on Somalia's Political Crisis

Pressure has grown on president Mohamed since scheduled elections on Feb. 8 failed to take place because of the lack of agreement on how the vote should be carried out.

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PM Roble to Farmaajo: I am not going anywhere, your term expired

In a tough-worded statement on Thursday, PM Roble dismissed decision by Farmaajo to suspend his powers, arguing that…

  • Somalia


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