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Tragedy of Somalia shames the world, Turkish leader tells UN – UN News

Saturday, September 24, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 24,2011

Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan,

UNITED NATIONS, 23 September 2011 –The Turkish Prime Minister has called for urgent action to help Somalia alleviate its humanitarian crisis and to build peace and stability, stressing that the world cannot let the cry of the Horn of Africa nation go unheard. Read more…

Djibouti, at UN, appeals for proactive aid to prevent drought and famine – UN News

Saturday, September 24, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 24,2011

President Ismaël Omar Guelleh of Djibouti ,at UN – Photo: UN News

UNITED NATIONS – 23 September 2011 –Djibouti, one of the countries most severely affected by the current drought and famine in the Horn of Africa, today used the podium of the General Assembly to call on the world to not only provide immediate aid but also take the longer-term steps to prevent a recurrence. Read more…

Somalia: Wasiirka Arrimaha Gudaha Oo Gudoomay Deeq Ay Dawladda Cumaan Muqdisho Keentay Maanta – SAWIRRO

Friday, September 23, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 23,2011

Wasiirka Arrimaha Gudaha iyo Amniga Qaranka Oo Saxaafadda Garoonka Kula Hadlaya

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Russia to help Somalia fight drought

Saturday, September 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 17,2011
Yelizaveta Isakova


Photo: EPA   

Russia is to  give 2 million dollars worth of foodstuffs in  aid to Somalia, which has been hit by devastating drought. This was announced by Alexander Panki, Read more…

Russia to assist Somalia

Thursday, September 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 15,2011
Russia is ready to provide urgent food aid to 2 million affected by the drought in Somalia announced the First Deputy to the Permanent Representative of Russia to the UN Alexander Pankin. Read more…

Somalia:Wafdi Ballaaran Oo Ka Socda Turkiga oo Muqdisho Yimid + SAWIRRO/Photo

Tuesday, September 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 13,2011
 Muqdisho – Halkaan Waxaan idinkugu soo gudbinaynaa Sawirrada Wafdi ballaaran oo ka socda Dowladda aynu walaalaha nahay ee Turkiga oo Muqdisho soo gaaray waxaana Wafdigaasi oo tiradiisu ay gaaraysay 213 xubnood ay isugu jireen Injineerro,Samafalayaal iyo howlwadeeno ka socda Wasaaradaha dalkaasi.

Muuqaalka Xubno Ka Tirsan Wafdiga Turkiga Ka Socday Oo Diyaaradda Kaso Degaya

 

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Museveni ‘queried Kenya army ability’ – Nation

Sunday, September 11, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 10,2011     Maqaley War laay malagu waramey
Horn of Africa leader discuss drought crisis – Nation

President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda inspects a guard of honour on arrival at JKIA in Nairobi in a past visit. Photo/FILE  Read more…

Somalia:Somali soldier kills five queuing for humanitarian aid

Friday, September 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 9,2011

Somali refugees. Photo: AFP Read more…

Kenya to host regional conference on drought

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 7,2011
by Peter Mutai and Ronald Njoroge
NAIROBI, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) — Kenya will host a regional summit in Nairobi on Thursday to address the humanitarian crisis in the Horn of Africa caused by the worst drought in the region in the last 60 years. Read more…

Horn of Africa in drought crisis & FAO calls for increased efforts stem food crisis

Tuesday, September 6, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Sept. 6,2011
FAO calls for increased efforts stem food crisis in Horn of Africa
Horn of Africa in drought crisis Read more…