Somalia

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Current Operations


EUTM

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

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AMISOM

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

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UNSOM

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

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News


Somali leaders reach agreement on election framework (16.12.2015)

The leaders decided to dissolve the government next September but are not prohibiting President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and the 275 members of parliament from seeking re-election.

At least 20 killed, 90,000 flee Somalia clashes: UN (08.12.2015)

At least 20 people were killed, 120 wounded and over 90,000 forced to flee days of rival militia battles in central Somalia, although the situation has now calmed, the UN said Tuesday. Fighting broke out in the town of Galkayo on November 22 between gunmen loyal to the Puntland and Galmudug...

Ban appoints veteran British political, peacebuilding adviser to head UNSOM (23.11.2015)

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Michael Keating of the United Kingdom as his new Special Representative for Somalia and Head of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM).

Somalia votes for Kenya’s military exit (16.11.2015)

MPs of Somali Parliament on Sunday overwhelmingly voted for a motion that compels the Kenya government to withdraw its forces from Somalia.

UN cites improvements in Somalia, looks ahead to 2016 (09.11.2015)

The United Nations' top diplomat in Somalia, Nicholas Kay, says the country is steadily transforming from a failed state to a recovering one, as he addressed a special session of the U.N. Security Council on Somalia.

Security Council enhances role of UN support office in Somalia (09.11.2015)

The Security Council today approved a successor operation to the six-year-old United Nations Support Office for the African Union Mission to Somalia, known as UNSOA, underlining the role of the new entity to close gaps in UNSOA’s ability to deliver and to “consolidate and prioritize its efforts in...

Al-Shabab assault targets senior Somali officials (01.11.2015)

At least 15 people have been killed and dozens more wounded in an attack on a hotel in the centre of Somalia's capital Mogadishu … Somali troops and African Union forces were deployed to the scene and took control of the situation.