Mogadishu, May 16 (Prensa Latina) The torrential rains and floods that have hit areas in central Somalia in recent days have affected more than 419,000 people, including some 219,000 displaced persons, United Nations sources reported on Tuesday.
Nairobi, May 16 (Prensa Latina) Kenya and Somalia announced an agreement to reopen their land border at three points by July 1, following a meeting of ministers on cooperation in security, trade and the movement of people.
Mogadishu, Mar 6 (Prensa Latina) The Somali special troops killed a commander of the radical Islamic group Al-Shabab and 13 other members of that movement during an operation in the southern state of Jubaland, a military source informed on Monday.
Mogadishu, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Armed clashes occurred in the disputed Somali city of Las Anod, controlled by the separatist region of Somaliland, in recent hours killed 112 people and injured more than 500, medical sources reported on Thursday.
United Nations, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) pointed out the need to support rural communities in Somalia with means of subsistence to avoid famine in that African country.