Hawiye

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Hawiye
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Former Somali pirate Chief ‘Afweyne’ given 20-year sentence

A former Somali Pirate chief Mohamed Abdi Hassan, aka ‘Afweyne’ or ‘Big Mouth’, has been charged with piracy for the first time, a charge which carries a 20 year prison sentence, a reliable source told Waagacusub Media.Afweyne is said to be behind a kidnapped ... [Published Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Hawiye MPs and Ministers Boycott the Recognition of the Administration of the Three Regions

Hawiye MPs and Ministers met today and boycotted the recognition of the administration of the three regions. They said they don't want things to be spelt to them as Somalia is a sovereign state which has gotten its independence in 1960 and that they would ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 24 2014]
Entities: Hawiye, Boycott, Somalia
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Hawiye MPs Suggest a Radical Decision On Lower Shabelle

Hawiye MPs said this time, the federal cannot work properly and hence opposed the idea of adding the Lower Shabelle Region to the three regions including Bay and Bakool.They said this idea is against the law as it is a legal challenge. They requested ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 24 2014]
Entities: Hawiye, Illegal
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Mogadishu Is in Crises - Garowe a Perfect Alternative for Somalia's Capital City

The Somalis, as part of their tradition, are more often than not, attached to historical events so as to make ruling or find a solution to any standing problems. In that regard, the history of war and peace is a unique reference in the eye of Somali elders. ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

UK, EU, & US Send Wrong Message

By Dalmar KahinImagine iftwo communities were at each other’s throat in UK, or in EU countries, or in US.Worse yet, imagine if an armed, violent groups were wreaking havoc in parts ofUK, or EU countries, or US. And imagine if the International community ... [Published Somaliland Times - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

Growing up in the world's largest refugee camp

One day in 1991, gunmen from the Hawiye clan attacked my father's shop in Qoryooley, a city in southern Somalia. When my father, who belonged to one of the main clans fighting the Hawiye escaped, he told us we had to flee. My parents later told me that ... [Published Al Jazeera - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Breaking the Silence in Somalia

This article has been written for the Minority Rights Group International (MRG) blog: Minorities in Focus by Communications Intern Isabelle Younane, following her experience at MRG's storytelling event at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict ... [Published Huffington Post UK - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Somalia: Clans clash in Somalia’s Lower Shabelle

Source: IRINCountry: Somalia MOGADISHU, 11 June 2014 (IRIN) - Inter-clan clashes over the last week in Somalia’s southern Lower Shabelle region have killed approximately 30 and have forced over 250 to take refuge in African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 11 2014]
First reported Jun 08 2014 - Updated Jun 08 2014 - 1 reports

Deadly Clashes Within the Army

Marka — Heavy fighting has raged between two groups within the Somali Federal Government troops in Lower Shabelle region of Southern Somalia, leaving at least eight fighters dead on Saturday according to officials, Garowe Online reports.The Deputy Governor ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 08 2014]
First reported May 13 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 1 reports

Somaliland: “Amb Kay is Sabotaging our Nationhood” Alleges Guurti Elder

As Elder Mohamed Haji Abdirahman terms the Hawiye elders visit as the first overt move by the UNSOM chief who is behind their trip funding ... [Published Somaliland Sun - May 13 2014]
Entities: Allegation, Hawiye
First reported May 12 2014 - Updated May 12 2014 - 1 reports

Unperturbed by their Controversial Visit Hawiye Elders Continue to Enjoy Sumptuous Dinners

As opposition parties and politicians decry their presence in the country and call for their immediate dispatch back to Somalia while Guurti elder alleges they are on an UNSOM sponsored mission to destruct the Somaliland Somalia two nation talks. ... [Published Somaliland Sun - May 12 2014]
First reported May 07 2014 - Updated May 07 2014 - 1 reports

Somaliland: Mogadishu Based Hawiye Elders in Hargeisa

Entities: Hargeisa, Mogadishu, Hawiye

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...He said. "We don't work for a particular people but the work is ours.. But if the government doesn't comply with the law, then there is no government" . He added
Abdisamad, one of the Hawiye MPs said, "leaders should lead their people in the region in a legal way. There are many things. As I have said, I don't know many meeting for the issue but that community you mentioned submitted their idea on the matter to the president, PM and the speaker of the parliament"
...'If you meet another Somali,' said one guest, "the first thing they ask you is "which clan do you belong to?" If you give the wrong answer, they insult you, threaten you, or simply walk away from you." But when victims of persecution living in London turn to the police for help, another guest explained, the authorities dismiss it as 'an argument within...
"The fighting affected the residents of El Wareegow, KM50 and Merka [about 100km south of Mogadishu]. We are concerned about the humanitarian situation because people do not have food. They need the war to be immediately stopped and access to aid made available" regional deputy-governor for social affairs, Omar Mohamud Ilmi, told IRIN. He said that 10,000 people have fled from villages and towns...

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Former Somali pirate Chief ‘Afweyne’ given 20-y... [Published Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - 22 hours ago]
Hawiye MPs and Ministers Boycott the Recognitio... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 24 2014]
Hawiye MPs Suggest a Radical Decision On Lower ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 24 2014]
UK, EU, & US Send Wrong Message [Published Somaliland Times - Jun 23 2014]
Mogadishu Is in Crises - Garowe a Perfect Alter... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 23 2014]
Growing up in the world's largest refugee camp [Published Al Jazeera - Jun 21 2014]
Breaking the Silence in Somalia [Published Huffington Post UK - Jun 20 2014]
Somalia: Clans clash in Somalia’s Lower Shabelle [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 11 2014]
Deadly Clashes Within the Army [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 08 2014]
Somaliland: “Amb Kay is Sabotaging our Nationho... [Published Somaliland Sun - May 13 2014]
Unperturbed by their Controversial Visit Hawiye... [Published Somaliland Sun - May 12 2014]
Somaliland: Mogadishu Based Hawiye Elders in Ha... [Published Somaliland Sun - May 07 2014]
Terrorist Campaign Strikes Mombasa as Somali Co... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Apr 21 2014]
Biography for Nur Hassan Hussein [Published Silobreaker - May 24 2009]
Biography for Mohamed Qanyare Afrah [Published Silobreaker - May 22 2009]
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Somalia: Clans clash in Somalia’s Lower Shabelle [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 11 2014]
Source: IRINCountry: Somalia MOGADISHU, 11 June 2014 (IRIN) - Inter-clan clashes over the last week in Somalia’s southern Lower Shabelle region have killed approximately 30 and have forced over 250 to take refuge in African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) ...
Terrorist Campaign Strikes Mombasa as Somali Co... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Apr 21 2014]
A new piece for an outlet I have not contributed to in a while, Jamestown’s Terrorism Monitor , this time looking at the brewing trouble there has been in Mombasa, Kenya and more generally the spread of Shabaab from Somalia into that country. The initial ...
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