Somalia (/səˈmɑːliə, soʊ-, -ljə/so-MAH-lee-ə; Somali:Soomaaliya; Arabic:الصومالaṣ-Ṣūmāl), officially the Federal Republic of Somalia (Somali:Jamhuuriyadda Federaalka Soomaaliya, Arabic:جمهورية الصومال الفدراليةJumhūrīyat aṣ-Ṣūmāl al-Fidirālīyah), is a country located in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Ethiopia to the west, Djibouti to the northwest, the Gulf of Aden to the north, the Indian Ocean to the east, and Kenya to the southwest. Somalia has the longest coastline on the continent's mainland, and its terrain consists mainly of plateaus, plains and highlands. Climatically, hot conditions prevail year-round, with periodic monsoon winds and irregular rainfall.
Somalia has a population of around 10.8 million. Around 85% of its residents are ethnic Somalis, who have historically inhabited the northern part of the country. Ethnic minorities are largely concentrated in the southern regions. The official languages of Somalia are Somali and Arabic, both of which belong to the Afroasiatic family. Most people in the country are Muslim, with the majority being Sunni.
Wanderson de Paula Sabino (Portuguese pronunciation:[ˈvɐ̃deʁsõ dʒi ˈpawlɐ sɐˈbinu]) ([sɔˈmaʎɐ], born June 22, 1977 in Nova Venécia), nicknamed Somália, is a Brazilianstriker. He currently plays for America.
On 27 April 2009, the right wingback Carlinhos and the forward terminated their contract with Náutico after their bad performances in this first part of the season.
Leaders of African countries and continental bodies on Monday expressed their condolences and showed solidarity with Ankara after a strong earthquake hit southern Türkiye and Syria. Some of those who expressed condolences included the presidents of Somalia, Senegal, Burundi, and Gambia, among others.
The al-Shabab official further ruled out the possibility of talks with VillaSomalia, the seat of Somalia’s government. In the past, the group has expressed distrust in opening dialogue with the Somali government ... Saturday, the president of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, appointed ...
A pair of suicide car bombings in Somalia early ... The ministry expressed the Kingdom’s sincere condolences and sympathy to the families of the victims and to the government and people of Somalia, and wished the injured a speedy recovery.
Women collect water in the Wadajir 4 displaced persons camp in Baidoa, Somalia... Locals say that during the 1992 famine, between 100 and 250 people were dying each day in Baidoa, in Somalia’s South WestState ... But it is battling another hunger crisis, as Somalia goes through its fifth failed rainy season in a row.
King in a statement issued in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia expressed the African Union's solidarity with the ongoing efforts to restore peace and stability in Somalia. "Somalia needs all the support from the African... AU commits to galvanizing humanitarian support in Somalia.
MOGADISHU, Somalia, Nov ...The African UnionTransitionMission in Somalia strongly condemned the attack and expressed solidarity with the government and people of Somalia, saying it "applauds Somali security forces for the swift response to prevent further casualties and property damage." ... Militants attack Somalia hotel, casualties unknown.