Federal judge takes nuanced approach in US terrorism cases
U.S. District Judge Michael Davis had seen this in his courtroom before — a young Somali-American who hadn't previously been a troublemaker was now accused of conspiring to leave the U.S. and join the Islamic State group.
Muslims being 'erased' from Central African Republic
Militias have taken advantage of the political vacuum in Central African Republic (CAR), engaging in ethnic cleansing of Muslims in a bid to erase the community from the country, human rights group Amnesty International has said.
Minneapolis metro transit chief shares tips with AMISOM Police
Minneapolis Metro Transit Police Chief John Harrington is in Somalia to learn and share policing experiences with the Somali Police Force (SPF) and the police component of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).
While expressing their apologies after a recent terrorist attack in Somali capital Mogadishu, which killed one Chinese embassy's security staff, Somali officials said they believe this incident will not affect China's relationship with Somali, and the rooting-out of terrorism in Somali needs the collaboration of international community, including China, who has long and sincere relationship with the terrorism-stricken country.
VOA Somali and Hausa major contributors in polio-eradication success
Voice of America’s Somali Service has been at the forefront of the polio-eradication efforts in East Africa, since Somalia, with the second lowest vaccination coverage in the world, was under particular threat from polio.
Both Men Killed in South Minneapolis Shooting Identified
Police are looking for the suspect in a Saturday night shooting in Minneapolis that killed two men.
Minneapolis police were called to the area of Franklin and Chicago avenues at 10:22 p.m. on a report of shots fired, but the call was updated to a shooting as police drove to the area.
Somalia Reaches Milestone with First IMF Review in Decades
Somalia should focus on strengthening the key building blocks for stability and growth as it recovers from more than two decades of civil war, the IMF says in its first review of the nation’s economy in a generation.