East African Leaders Call for More TroopsEast African leaders have called for 20,000 troops to be deployed across Somalia to support the country's besieged transitional federal government.
African Union peacekeepers at a guard post in Mogadishu.
allAfrica, 6 July 2010
East African leaders have called for 20,000 troops to be deployed across Somalia to support the country's besieged transitional federal government. Read more »
Somalia: 'Mogadishu Faces a Catastrophe'
UNIRIN, 6 July 2010
Heavy fighting in the northern areas of the Somali capital, Mogadishu, has trapped many residents in their homes, with some unable to bury their dead, civil society sources said on… Read more »
IGAD, 6 July 2010
The IGAD Assembly of Heads of State and Government held its 15th Extra- Ordinary Summit Meeting in Addis Ababa, on 5th July 2010, under the Chairmanship of H.E. Meles Zenawi, Prime… Read more »
Somalia: Deadly Clashes Rock Mogadishu
RFI, 6 July 2010
At least 16 people have been killed in fighting between government forces and Islamist insurgents. On Monday east African heads of state pledged 2,000 troops to protect the Somali… Read more »