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EU Military Mission to Contribute to the Training of Somali Security Forces (EU)
Beginn: 05/10

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African Union Mission in Somalia (Sonstige)
Beginn: 01/07

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United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UN-Peacebuilding)
Beginn: 06/13

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EUCAP Somalia

EU Maritime Capacity Building Mission (EU)

vormals EUCAP Nestor

Beginn: 07/12 bzw. 03/17 (launch EUCAP Somalia)

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Somali lawmakers position themselves for 2016 election (18.02.2015)

Somalia's new 66-member parliament is showing a new and increased willingness to challenge the president and prime minister. Lawmakers in the past often have rubber-stamped presidential initiatives, but the new parliament is exerting more independence.

Somali parliament approves cabinet after weeks of wrangling (09.02.2015)

Somalia's parliament approved a 25-strong cabinet on Monday, a pivotal step towards preparing the war-torn nation for a vote on a new constitution and presidential elections in 2016.

Al-Shabab gunmen kill Somali MP (09.02.2015)

A Somali member of parliament has been shot dead in Mogadishu by Islamist militants from the al-Shabab movement, officials say. Abdullahi Qayad Barre was killed near the presidential palace when gunmen opened fire on his car.

Ethiopia to deploy extra peace-keeping forces to Somalia, South Sudan and Abiye (05.02.2015)

Ethiopia will deploy 600 additional peace keepers to Somalia, South Sudan and Abiye in March, 2015, the Ethiopian International Peace-keeping Training Centre disclosed.

UN Somalia envoy ‘excited and worried’ about political progress in year ahead (04.02.2015)

Mr. Kay said federalism and the Government’s ‘Vision 2016’ initiative are vital to the plan for the year ahead, but he acknowledged that repeated political crises have shortened the timelines for their fulfilment significantly. Momentum gained in 2014 had to be maintained, particularly building the...

Al-Shabab leader killed in US drone strike (04.02.2015)

Somalia says a U.S. drone strike on Saturday killed its target, senior al-Shabab militant leader Yusuf Dheeg.

Somali political crisis delaying state rebuilding - UN envoy (28.01.2015)

A political crisis that has produced Somalia's third prime minister in just over a year has delayed work to draw up a new constitution and steps needed to prepare for a referendum and election in 2016, U.N. envoy Nick Kay said on Wednesday.