Posts Tagged ‘Inner City Press’

At UN, Somali Prime Minister Dodges on Saracen & Sharif Term, Even Who Ambassador Is

Saturday, January 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 15,2011.

By Matthew Russell LeeUNITED NATIONS, January 14 — When Somalia’s Transitional Federal Government’s new Prime Minister Mohamed Abdulahi Mohamed Farmajo spoke to the Press at the UN on Friday, Inner City Press expected answers about the TFG’s contract with private military contractor Saracen, Read more…

On Somalia, UN Looks Away from Mercenaries & Funder, Withholds MOU

Monday, December 13, 2010 Comments off

Laaska News (Lasanod,Somalia).

By Matthew Russell Lee (Inner City Press).

UNITED NATIONS, December 13 — As not only Puntland but the Transitional Federal Government in Mogadishu move to use mercenaries, the UN is in denial even as its Security Council’s sanctions regime is being violated.

On December 6 Inner City Press asked UN Spokesman Martin Nesirky: Read more…