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Middle East drones signal end to era of fast jet air supremacy

Middle East drones signal end to era of fast jet air supremacy

Tuesday September 17, 2019Martin Chulov Smoke billows from an Aramco oil facility in Abqaiq after a drone attack on Saturday morning. Photograph: -/AFP/Getty ImagesTiny, cheap, unmanned and hard-to-detect aircraft are transforming conflicts across reg…

Ilhan Omar calls on Israelis to vote against Netanyahu

Ilhan Omar calls on Israelis to vote against Netanyahu

Tuesday September 17, 2019In this photo taken on July 18, 2019 US Representative Ilhan Omar (D-MN) speaks on stage during a town hall meeting at Sabathani Community in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Kerem Yucel / AFP)Democratic congresswoman says she hopes …

FAA chief to test out changes to Boeing 737 Max software in simulator

FAA chief to test out changes to Boeing 737 Max software in simulator

Tuesday September 17, 2019A Boeing 737 MAX aircraft is seen grounded at a storage area in an aerial photo at Boeing Field in Seattle, Washington, July 1, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson/File PhotoThe new head of the Federal Aviation Administration is pla…

Garissa AP among suspects sought for stealing relief food

Garissa AP among suspects sought for stealing relief food

Tuesday September 17, 2019by STEPHEN ASTARIKOTIGHTLIPPED: Garissa police boss Edward MasiboSources say driver of truck ferrying items and his turn boy have been arrested
An Administration Police officer is among suspects being sought for stealing reli…

Meet Somalia’s trailblazing female camel trader

Meet Somalia’s trailblazing female camel trader

by Abdishukri Haybe   & Hamza MohamedMonday September 16, 2019
Kismayo, Somalia – Every morning just before sunrise, Zamzam Yusuf makes the short drive between her house in Kismayo to a farm about 30 kilometres (19 miles) outside th…

Somalia releases first report on rights of children in over three decades

Somalia releases first report on rights of children in over three decades

Hiiraan Online Monday September 16, 2019MOGADISHU (HOL) – Somalia has today released its Initial State Party Report on the rights of children 35 years after such a report was published in line with the global Convention of the Rights of Children.Ads B…

South Africa must be expelled from African Union, Paul Kagame suggested

South Africa must be expelled from African Union, Paul Kagame suggested

Monday September 16, 2019Rwandan President Paul Kagame, at a press briefing that announced the welcome of Africans stranded in Libya on his territory, spoke out on the South Africa case. Nelson Mandela‚Äôs country must necessarily be removed from all f…

Al-Shabaab builds up offensives in Middle Shabelle, masses fighters along Jowhar-Mogadishu highway

Al-Shabaab builds up offensives in Middle Shabelle, masses fighters along Jowhar-Mogadishu highway

Hiiraan Online Monday September 16, 2019MOGADISHU (HOL) – The militant group Al-Shabaab have ramped up attacks in Lower Shabelle region virtually cutting off main road use along Mogadishu-Jowhar highway in the last couple of days.Ads By Google In the …

Popular online taxi firm employing more than 2,000 in Hargeisa

Popular online taxi firm employing more than 2,000 in Hargeisa

Monday September 16, 2019More than 2,000 young men in Somaliland are now behind the wheel earning a decent living with the new online taxi company, Dhaweye.Ads By Google Dhaweye launched its mobile phone taxi hailing application in March 2019.Abdulla…

Burundian soldiers killed in Somalia ambush

Burundian soldiers killed in Somalia ambush

Monday September 16, 2019A senior official contacted by telephone in the Burundian city of Bujumbura said 12 Burundian soldiers had been killed and six injured. AFP PHOTO An unspecified number of Burundian peacekeepers were killed Saturday when a mili…

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