COAT OF ARMS
Government: Federal Parliamentary Government
Current President: Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed
Population: 11,757,124 (2020)
Land Size: 637,657 sq km (246,201 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: Deployment of AMISOM to Support Somalia Forces in Garbaharey Has Restored Public Confidence On Election Security - AllAfrica News: Somalia
[Dalsan Radio] The Acting Governor of the Gedo region, Ibrahim Mohamed Madobe, says the deployment of AMISOM personnel to support Somali Security Forces in providing adequate security in Garbaharey in the Gedo region of Somalia has restored public confidence on the safety and security of the electoral process.
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: Uhuru Stays Defiant Over ICJ Maritime Verdict - AllAfrica News: Somalia
[Dalsan Radio] Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has once again responded to the border dispute between Somalia and Kenya.
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: Efforts to Resolve Dispute Between Farmaajo and Roble Underway in Mogadishu - AllAfrica News: Somalia
[Dalsan Radio] The dispute between President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo and Somali prime minister has taken a new dimension as mediation efforts started in Villa Somalia last night.
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: 'Not an Inch Less, Not an Inch More' - Kenyatta to Somalia - AllAfrica News: Somalia
[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday sent a veiled but firm warning that Kenya would not cede an inch of its territory to anyone and for any reason.
- Thu - Oct 21, 2021: From Dadaab to Mogadishu, and Back Again? A Somali Refugee's Journey - AllAfrica News: Somalia
[The New Humanitarian] Mogadishu -- 'I've been caught three times in explosions and gun battles already, and I worry that one day my luck might run out.'