Author Archives: Booska Meesha

Iranian author asylum-seeker tastes freedom in New Zealand

  November 16, 2019   Behrouz Boochani | HODA AFSHAR / CC BY-SA 4.0   By AFP-JIJI   WELLINGTON – A Kurdish-Iranian refugee who penned a book on a mobile phone while being held in an Australian detention camp said Friday he was celebrating life “as a free man” in New Zealand. Award-winning author Behrouz Boochani is in Christchurch to ...

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Diarrhoea strikes flood-hit villagers in Mudug

    November 15, 2019   A small local health centre has been trying to cope with an outbreak of diarrhoea among villagers hit by recent flooding in central Somalia’s Mudug region. Faduma Awil Salad, the head of the health centre in Sedeh-higle village, 50 km south of Galkayo, told Radio Ergo that they had treat 54 people, including 47 ...

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Somaliland: ‘East of Borama’ Armed Insurgents Opt for Peace

  November 15, 2019   By Somtribune Staff Writer   An armed, rebellious group calling itself ‘Awale’ decided, on Thursday, to lay down arms and realign itself to mainstream Somaliland. At an occasion Sultans, professors, business people, and the Chief Operations of the Somaliland army were present, the leaders of the Awale front declared that they have accepted mediation leading ...

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President Receives Letters of Credence of Nine Ambassadors

  November 15, 2019   Addis Ababa (ENA) – President Sahlework Zewdie has received letters of credence of nine Ambassadors at the National Palace today. The ambassadors who presented their letters of credence are from Somalia, South Africa, Burundi, Kazakhstan, Iceland, Slovenia, Philippines, Venezuela, and Lebanon. The ambassadors discussed with the president about the ways of further strengthening bilateral relations ...

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Roger Stone oo lagu helay dambiyadii lagu eedeeyey

  15/11/2019   Roger Stone oo saaxib iyo xulufo muddo fog la ah madaxweyne Donald Trump ayaa lagu helay dambiyadii lagu soo eedeeyey ee uu hortaagnaa maxkamadda federalka Mareykanka ee Washington DC. Stone ayaa lagu soo oogay toddoba xisaab dacweed oo ay ku jiraan inuu sharci-dejiyayaasha Mareykanka uga been sheegay xiriirka WikiLeaks, uu faro geliyey marqaati furayaal, islamarkaana is hortaagay ...

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The Latest: US diplomat arrives for impeachment hearing

  November 15, 2019   In this Oct. 11, 2019, file photo, former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington. The House will hear from a singular witness Friday in the Trump impeachment hearings, Yovanovitch, who was targeted by the president’s allies in a “smear” campaign now central to the inquiry. J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE, FILE ...

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Russia says it has taken control of former US base in northern Syria

  November 15, 2019   Russian military police take part in a joint Turkish-Russian army patrol near the town of Darbasiyah in northeastern Syria on Nov 11, 2019. PHOTO: AFP   MOSCOW (DPA) – Russia announced on Friday (Nov 15) that it has taken control of an airfield in war-torn northern Syria that US troops abandoned earlier this week. Russian ...

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Maxay Ka Wada Hadleen Sheekh Shariif Iyo Fahad Yaasiin?

  15-11-2019   Warar lagu kalsoonaan karo oo aan ka helnay dhinacyo kala duwan ayaa sheegaya in xalay saqdii dhexe uu kulan dhex maray Guddoomiyaha Madasha Xisbiyada Qaran Shariif Sheekh Axmed iyo Taliyaha Hey’adda Nabadsugida iyo Sirdoonka Qaranka Fahad Yaasiin Xaaji Dahir. Kulankan oo ahaa mid qorshihiisa labadii maalmood socday ayaa ka dambeeyay markii uu Fahad Yaasiin uu la xiriiray ...

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Chile to vote on new constitution in response to protests

  November 15, 2019   AFP / Martin BERNETTI | Demonstrators have demanded greater social reform from President Sebastian Pinera, who has announced several measures in a bid to appease the public mood.   By AFP   Chile announced Friday it will stage a referendum to replace the country’s dictatorship-era constitution next year — a key demand of protesters after ...

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International court judges authorize Rohingya investigation

  November 15, 2019 Former democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi was among several top Myanmar officials named in suit Myanmar’s military began a counterinsurgency campaign in August 2017 File photo taken on October 9, 201 of Rohingya refugees walking with their belongings after crossing the Naf river from Myanmar into Bangladesh in Whaikhyang. Former democracy icon Aung San Suu ...

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