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Benjamin Netanyahu indicted on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust

Benjamin Netanyahu indicted on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust

The Israeli prime minister has denied any wrongdoing and said he is the victim of a politically orchestrated “witch hunt.”
Thursday November 21, 2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu opens the weekly Cabinet meeting at his Jerusalem office No…

November 21, 1949: Remembering the UN Resolution placing Somalia under international Trusteeship

November 21, 1949: Remembering the UN Resolution placing Somalia under international Trusteeship

by Mohamed I. TrunjiThursday, November 21, 2019

70 years ago today, after all-night discussions  on November 21, 1949, the General Assembly of the United Nations, overwhelming accepted the draft resolution prepared by the First Committee by a vo…

Killing of human rights activist in Somalia underlines need for civilian protection – Amnesty

Killing of human rights activist in Somalia underlines need for civilian protection – Amnesty

Thursday November 21, 2019MOGADISHU (HOL) – The death of prominent Somali-Canadian human rights activist Almaas Elman, who was shot in Mogadishu yesterday, shows the risk faced by activists in the country and underlines the need for the authorities t…

Toxins Increase in Somali Crops Under Climate Shocks

Toxins Increase in Somali Crops Under Climate Shocks

Thursday November 21, 2019Somalia is one of the world’s countries worst affected by global warming, suffering near-constant droughts, heat waves and floods. Recent flooding in south central Somalia affected 547,000 people, according to U.N. estimates…

Somali Government vows to bring to book killer of Almaas Elman

Somali Government vows to bring to book killer of Almaas Elman

Thursday November 21, 2019MOGADISHU (HOL) – Somali Government has vowed to bring to book the killers of peace activist Almaas Elman who was shot dead within the heavily fortified airport environs in Mogadishu Wednesday.Ads By Google A statement from …

President Farmaajo, opposition chiefs resolve disputes, agree on timely elections

President Farmaajo, opposition chiefs resolve disputes, agree on timely elections

Thursday November 21, 2019MOGADISHU (HOL) – The 2020/21 elections must be held in time and without delays, a meeting between President Mohamed Farmajo and opposition leaders resolved Wednesday.Ads By Google The meeting bringing together Farmaajo and …

‘They Wish Me Dead.’ Convict In ISIS Case Faces Backlash For Helping Feds

‘They Wish Me Dead.’ Convict In ISIS Case Faces Backlash For Helping Feds

Thursday November 21, 2019HANNAH ALLAM
Deqa Hussein of Minneapolis is the mother of one of nine young men embroiled in the nation’s biggest ISIS recruiting prosecution. Her son, Abdirizak Warsame, cooperated with prosecutors, earning a shorter prison …

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar asks judge to show mercy to man who made death threat

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar asks judge to show mercy to man who made death threat

Thursday November 21, 2019By Paul WalshIlhan Omar penned a letter urging the judge sentencing the man who threatened her to show compassion. Photograph: Joshua Roberts/Getty Images
When a man with an expressed hatred for Muslims holding public office …

Ethiopia,United Arab Emirates reach military agreement

Ethiopia,United Arab Emirates reach military agreement

Thursday November 21, 2019Ethiopian Defense Minister, Lemma Megersa, and UAE state minister for Defense Affairs, Mohammed Bin Ahmed signing the agreement. Credit : FBC
The economic and political influence of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been not…

Trudeau expands cabinet, promotes seven rookies and shakes up existing ministers

Trudeau expands cabinet, promotes seven rookies and shakes up existing ministers

Thursday November 21, 2019Rachel AielloLiberal MP Ahmed Hussen, right, is leaving the immigration file behind to focus on children and families. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press)OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has unveiled a reconfigured cabinet tha…

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