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Wednesday March 01, 2017 - 14:31:29
Hargeisa-Two foreign employees of Danish Refugee Council (DRC) who were based in Somaliland were deported "for offending the religion of Islam," the Minister of National Planning and Development, Mohamed Ibrahim Adan, said.
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Sunday February 26, 2017 - 09:30:57
Hargeisa- Yesterday, Hargeisa regional appeal court upheld a regional court judgement acquitting Abdirashid Nour Ways, the chairman of Hubsad newspaper and Saed Khadar Abdilahi, the editor-in-chief. The appeal court said the two journalists did not commit any crime.
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Friday February 24, 2017 - 15:42:51
Hargeisa-Mohamed Saed Hersi (aka Moorgan), known as the Butcher of Hargeisa, for his part of the war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by Siad Barre regime in Somaliland in 1980s was seen honoured in the inauguration ceremony of the president of Somalia Mohamed Abdilaahi Farmaajo.
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Thursday February 23, 2017 - 12:28:05
In a press statement, the US based organization, Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) expressed deep concern over the detention of journalists including Mohamed Baashe Hassan and Abdimalim Mouse Coldoon in Somaliland.
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Sunday February 19, 2017 - 13:58:58
Hargeisa-The Supreme Court today made a decision allowing the House of Elders (Guurti) to extend the president's term. The decision of the Supreme Court says it annulled provisions in earlier Court decision setting the date of the presidential election as 28th March 2017.
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Wednesday February 15, 2017 - 15:15:53
Hargeisa-The Auditor-general of the Federal Government of Somaliland, Nur Jima'ale Farah, said an agreement between Somaliland and United Arab Emeritaes (AUE) to grant a military base is a corruption. In response, the spokesperson of Somaliland President accused the government of Somalia of interfering…
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Wednesday February 15, 2017 - 13:54:41
Hargeisa-Somaliland sent a letter to the U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly to request an exemption for Somaliland residents from the January 27 U.S. Executive Order restricting entry into the United States by individuals from Somalia and six other…
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Sunday February 12, 2017 - 15:15:01
Hargeisa- In a joint session, Somaliland Parliament approved a controversial undisclosed agreement granting the United Arab Emirates (UAE) a military base at Berbera. The two opposition parties rejected the deal and accused the government of using force and oppression.
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Tuesday February 07, 2017 - 15:07:13
Hargeisa- Centre for Policy Analysis (CPA), a think tank based in Hargeisa expresses a deep concern over the detention of Ahmed Hussein Abdi, the spokesperson of Human Rights Centre, and the charges against Guleid Ahmed Jama, the chairperson of Human Rights Centre.
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Tuesday February 07, 2017 - 13:27:30
Hargeisa- The detention of Ahmed Hussein Abdi and charges against Guleid Ahmed Jama are unconstitutional and irrational, says Somaliland Lawyers Association (SOLLA) in a press conference held in Hargeisa today.
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Monday February 06, 2017 - 20:11:13
In an Urgent Action, Frontline Defenders, Ireland based human rights organization, calls on the authorities in Somaliland to immediately and unconditionally release Ahmed Hussein Abdi, and drop all charges against Guleid Ahmed Jama, two human rights defenders in Somaliland.
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Monday February 06, 2017 - 15:26:54
Hargeisa- The main opposition party of Somaliland, Waddani, strongly opposed the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to establish a military base in Somaliland. The government of Somaliland and UAE entered an agreement giving the UAE a military base at the strategic port of Berbera. The government requires Parliamentary…
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Monday February 06, 2017 - 00:11:52
Hargeisa- The spokesperson of Human Rights Centre is in a police custody at the Criminal Investigation Department after he was detained today. Ahmed Hussein Abdi today released a press statement calling on the government to drop the charges against Guleid Ahmed Jama.
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Sunday February 05, 2017 - 13:41:01
Hargeisa- The Somaliland Police interrogated Guleid Ahmed Jama, a lawyer and the chairperson of Human Rights Centre, today, after he was summoned by the court to answer questions from the Police who filed a criminal against him for a recent petition hosted by Human Rights Centre calling on a police…
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Tuesday January 31, 2017 - 09:58:55
Hargeisa- In response to the international partners to Somaliland who expressed deep disappointment over postponement of elections, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Saad Ali Shire, said the delay was necessitated by practical reasons and asked the international partners "to understand the truly…