Hizbul Islam quits Al-Shabab, Ready to Join New Somalia Government

By PressTV, The Somali militia group “Hizbul Islam” has announced that it is parting ways with al-Shabab, Press TV reports. Hizbul Islam spokesman Mohamed Moallin made the surprising announcement on Monday, the Press TV correspondent in Mogadishu reported. Moallin told reporters that al-Shabab fighters are no different than unbelievers.

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Where Will the Next U.S. Strike in Africa?

“Eritrea’s real sin is to be one of the very few nations in Africa that do not have military relations with AFRICOM, the U.S. war machine.” By Glen Ford, Under the direction of the United States, the UN Security Council recently extended sanctions for another year against the northeast African nation of Eritrea. The country […]

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A Comprehensive and Enduring Solution for Somalia: Eritrea’s Perspective

By Ministry of Foreign Affairs, For over two decades the collapse of the Somali state has caused untold suffering to the people of Somalia, aggravated regional conflict and instability and spawned problems with wider ramifications. Over this period many attempts at finding a settlement have been made- some by Somalis, many more by external actors. […]

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