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U.S. Supreme Court tosses one travel ban ruling

Posted on Wednesday, 11 October 2017 05:01 PM | No Comments
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday threw out an appeals court ruling that struck down President Donald Trump’s previous temporary travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority nations countries that have now...

Trump signs proclamation restricting travel from 8 countries

Posted on Monday, 25 September 2017 05:59 PM | No Comments
US President Donald Trump on Sunday signed the new rules, which will impact the citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen and will take effect...

Somali pirates release 26 Asian sailors after 4 years in captivity

Posted on Monday, 24 October 2016 12:12 PM | No Comments
  Twenty-six  Asian seafarers arrived in Nairobi Kenya after being released from a four-year captivity by Somali pirates They are from the Philippines, Taiwan, Vietnam, Indonesia, Cambodia and China. It was in March...

Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia to coordinate against militant pirates

Posted on Friday, 6 May 2016 01:51 PM | No Comments
Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines agreed on Thursday to conduct coordinated maritime patrols after a spate of ship hijackings by Islamist militants in the southern Philippines. Most of the piracy...

At least two killed in Somali market bomb blast: government official

Posted on Tuesday, 1 July 2014 10:37 AM | No Comments
(Reuters) – At least two people were killed and seven wounded when a bomb ripped through a busy market in the Somali capital on Monday, a government official said. It...

Islamist rebels in Somalia kill three as Ramadan starts

Posted on Monday, 30 June 2014 12:00 PM | No Comments
(Reuters) – Islamist rebels shot dead three members of Somalia’s security forces in the capital on Sunday, police and witnesses said on the first day of Ramadan, the Muslim fasting...