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.
This theory has most definitely attempted to bring peace to the West, but continues to share the important notions of democracy to developing states in war-torn areas, including Sierra Leone and Somalia...Intervention in Somalia caused a significant change in international politics (De Coning, 2007).
But the online pile-on didn’t end, and now those plans have been halted altogether ... studying for an MSc in human rights and politics ... The book would have given young people who have fled bombardments in Syria and Somalia an opportunity to express their trauma, as well as providing a foothold in a notoriously white and elitist publishing industry.
The Kenyan government has expressed its regret over the presence of the flag of Somaliland, a breakaway region of Somalia, at a diplomatic function after an angry Mogadishu accused Nairobi of violating its sovereignty ... “In this regard, Somalia demands a full explanation of this violation of our sovereignty from the Republic of Kenya,” it said.
... transfer of power" in Somalia, the pan-Arab bloc said in a statement ... He expressed the Arab League's support for Somalia in combating all challenges, especially the threat posed by terrorist groups ... Arab League chief hails "peaceful transfer of power" in Somalia.
troops to Somalia represents another effort on the part of the U.S ... On the 59th commemoration of African Liberation Day, the BlackAlliance for Peace expresses its unequivocal opposition to this redeployment ... troops sent to Somalia are the latest to violate that nation’s sovereignty ... military () on the ground is related to between Somalia and the U.S.
Somalia’s former leader Hassan Sheikh Mohamud was elected president on Sunday after receiving 214 votes from legislators in a poll open only to parliamentarians ... In 2020, the president of neighboring Djibouti, Ismaïl Omar Guelleh, expressed concern that the militant group would use its influence to buy seats in Somalia’s parliament.
Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Somalia's former president, was elected back into office on Sunday after an intense contest with the incumbent, President Mohamed Farmajo... "Victory belongs to the Somali people, and this is the beginning of the era of unity, the democracy of Somalia, and the beginning of the fight against corruption.
The Secretary-General expresses his hope that the new President will move swiftly to form an inclusive Cabinet, and that the new Government and federal member states will work closely together to advance critical national priorities and address the challenges Somalia faces.
Noting that Turkiye attaches "great importance to the peace and stability of Somalia, with which we have deep-rooted historic ties," the ministry further expressed hopes for the election results to be "auspicious for the friendly and ...