Greek leftist leader Tsipras claims victory over austerity
Greek leftist leader Alexis Tsipras promised on Sunday that five years of austerity, "humiliation and suffering" imposed by international creditors were over after his Syriza party swept to victory in a snap election on Sunday.
President Hassan Sheikh: “We welcome our Turkish friends back to Somalia”
President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud welcomed President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of Turkey to Somalia.
He paid tribute to the significant contribution the Turkish government and people have made to aid and development initiatives in Somalia and acknowledged Turkish commitment even in the face of significant risks.
‘Turkish schools are building the future’, expresses Somaliland leader
The leader of Somali’s autonomous Somaliland region, Ahmed Muhammed Silanyo, has hailed Turkish schools for their efforts to bring up a bright, new generation in the Somalia, calling on Turkish entrepreneurs to open more schools in the country.
Erdoan says Turkey will not beg for accession to EU
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has been welcomed in an official ceremony in Djibouti by its president Ismail Omar Guelleh. Speaking at a joint press conference, Erdoğan has said Turkey is not a country that could beg for accession to European Union, alluding to the lasting resistance of Europe to approve Turkey's accession to the bloc.
Erdogan delays Somalia trip to attend Saudi king's funeral
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said he has postponed Friday's planned trip to Somalia to attend the funeral of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, a day after a bomb targeted a Turkish delegation in the capital Mogadishu.
Lawyers group aims to educate Somali community about criminal justice system
On a recent cold winter night, Maya Sheikh-Salah, assistant Hennepin County attorney, stood tall before nearly 100 Somali-Americans at Safari Restaurant and Event Center in Minneapolis, passionately addressing the community about a little known topic: The U.S. criminal justice system.