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In these news updates, I post all kinds of headlines and titles published on the Horn of Africa and on the Somali diaspora. Although Somaliland is politically distinct from neighboring countries, nevertheless there are many issues the entire Somali region as a whole shares due to ecology, culture and history. For example, Somaliland shares with Somalia and other neighbouring countries many challenges and issues, including recurring droughts, famine, militant terrorism, internally displaced refugees, climate change, charcoal use and its export which is now banned by the UN, human trafficking 'tahriib', illegal fishing, waste dumping and piracy, remittances 'hawallas', FGM and many others. After the initial posting, some of these links are available in the News archives.

- (Oct 25)Jailed Somaliland journalist 'moved' to notorious prison
- (Oct 8) Somaliland: court gives journalist Dirir one year and a half jail sentence
- (Sep 25)Somaliland police arrests journalist for 2nd time in a year (alleastafrica)
- Somaliland and media freedom: It's time to Respect the freedom of Expression

    Current News Links- Updated Dec 17

  1. Somaliland: Berbera To Vie For Ethiopia's Cargo Business
  2. Somaliland:President Muse Bihi Chaired The First Cabinet Meeting
  3. The Privatization of Tribalism in Somaliland
  4. Somaliland: Citizens' High Expectation with New Government in Action
  5. Somaliland: President Muse Bihi Abdi is bent on upholding equality and dismantling tribalism
  6. Somaliland:Hassan Ali Interview With Kings College Somaliland Partnership
  7. Outcomes from the first meeting of Somaliland administration
  8. Characterization of Limestone from Cement Plant at Berbera (Republic of Somaliland)
  9. Problem-based, peer-to-peer global mental health e-learning between the UK and Somaliland: A pilot study
  10. Uptake of postabortion care services and acceptance of postabortion contraception in Puntland, Somalia
  11. Compare Money Transfers to Somalia
  12. Effects of Crude Khat (Catha Edulis) Extract on Selected Cytokine Profiles and Foetal Growth among Pregnant Baboons
  13. [DOC] Social entrepreneurial culture: How a social entrepreneurship culture could foster decent livelihood amidst a political and social crisis in the drylands of the horn of Africa
  14. New African Magazine announces its 100 Most Influential Africans of 2017
  15. Dreaming of Somaliland
  16. Somaliland: Human Rights Centre calls on the government to release jailed journalists
  17. Somaliland: Fight against Tribalism a first priorty for Col. Musa Bihi's Adminstration
  18. Somaliland's democracy put to test, passes
  19. Somaliland: President bent on Upholding Equality and Dismantling Tribalism
  20. Outcomes from the first meeting of Somaliland administration
  21. Political Settlements and State Formation: The Case of Somaliland
  22. Somaliland: Police hunt pop singer on the run
  23. Somaliland and the place of women in politics
  24. Somaliland: Saving Water to Secure the Future on the Ethiopia border

That freedom shall not perish....

Please contact CPJ, Reporters without Borders, IFEX, Article 19, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International if you know a journalist in jail or injured. To benefit an informed public, in an information age, in an open economy and in a democracy, citizens should fight for both, the press freedom and responsible press. In Somaliland, read more: Somaliland and media freedom: It's time to Respect the freedom of Expression and Freedom of press in Somaliland and Hubaal and Haatuf's forced closures

An Aggressive Free Press is the Only Check on Abuse of Power. Fight for Your Right to Know. Free Media Cannot be Silenced. Democracy Dies in Darkness.

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1.Somaliland and media freedom: It's time to Respect the freedom of Expression
2. What to Do to Mitigate Looming Climate Change: 10 Specific Policies
3. How to Make the Corporations and the Wealthy Pay More Taxes
4. Voter Suppression: The Republican War on Voting Rights
5. How Senseless, Triumphalist Militarism Is Destroying America.
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