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Abdiqani Hassan

Abdiqani Hassan

    Somali pirates fear good times may be over
    Somali pirates fear good times may be over
    Driving a luxury 4x4 car and smoking imported cigarettes with an expensive satellite phone at his side, Mohamed Said fears his flashy lifestyle as...
    Pirates free Yemeni cargo ship, no ransom paid
    Pirates free Yemeni cargo ship, no ransom paid
    Somali pirates have freed a Yemeni cargo ship they seized last week after successful talks between regional authorities, local clan elders and the...
    Somalia death toll rises, sheikh arrested
    Somalia death toll rises, sheikh arrested
    North Somali authorities said on Thursday they had arrested a prominent local sheikh suspected of involvement in a wave of suicide attacks that...
    Pirates hijack Egyptian ship off Somalia
    Pirates hijack Egyptian ship off Somalia
    Somali pirates have hijacked yet another ship and are taking it and a French yacht with two French nationals on board to their remote coastal base,...
    Somali troops storm Dubai ship, arrest pirates
    Somali troops storm Dubai ship, arrest pirates
    Somali troops stormed a Dubai-flagged ship on Tuesday that had been hijacked off the Horn of Africa nation, releasing its crew and arresting seven...
    At least 20 killed in Somali port blast
    At least 20 killed in Somali port blast
    An explosion killed at least 20 people and wounded a hundred more on Tuesday in a northern Somali port where Somali and Ethiopian immigrants begin...
    Somali official: US planes hunting Islamists
    Somali official: US planes hunting Islamists
    United States aircraft are hunting foreign jihadists in the remote mountains of northern Somalia where American forces launched air strikes earlier...