Gulf Times - Somalia
At least 11 killed after fighting erupts in Somalia's Jubbaland

At least 11 killed after fighting erupts in Somalia's Jubbaland

At least 11 people were killed on Monday after fighting broke out between the Somali federal army and Jubbaland state forces in the Gedo region of southwestern Somalia, a local doctor told Reuters.

QRCS concludes two general surgery campaigns in Somalia

QRCS concludes two general surgery campaigns in Somalia

The representation mission of Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) in Somalia has concluded two general surgery campaigns, conducted by a foreign delegation of surgical experts at the De Martini General Hospital ...

Qatar condemns bombing in Somalia

Qatar condemns bombing in Somalia

In a statement on Sunday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reiterated the State of Qatar's firm stance on rejecting violence and terrorism regardless of motives and causes.

Turkish nationals among 4 dead in Somalia bombing

Turkish nationals among 4 dead in Somalia bombing

Two Turkish nationals were among four people killed Saturday in a suicide bombing outside the Somali capital Mogadishu claimed by the Al-Shabaab militant group, officials said.

QRCS launches second surgical mission for poor patients in Somalia

QRCS launches second surgical mission for poor patients in Somalia

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has launched the second surgical mission at the De Martini General Hospital in Mogadishu, Somalia.

Somali Minister praises Qatar Charity for its efforts in education

Somali Minister praises Qatar Charity for its efforts in education

The Minister of State for Education, Culture and Higher Education in Somalia, Abdul Rahman Jibril applauded Qatar Charity (QC) for supporting the education sector by implementing various educational and cultural projects across the country.

Trump to withdraw most troops from Somalia as part of global pullback

Trump to withdraw most troops from Somalia as part of global pullback

President Donald Trump has ordered nearly all American troops to withdraw from Somalia, US officials said on Friday, part of a global pullback by the Republican president before he leaves office next month ...

FM meets head of UN Assistance Mission in Somalia

FM meets head of UN Assistance Mission in Somalia

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met with UN Special Representative for Somalia and Head of the UN Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) James Christopher Swan.

Doctor's self-funded test lab leads way in Somalia's Covid fight

Doctor's self-funded test lab leads way in Somalia's Covid fight

Having scraped money together following medical studies abroad, Somali doctor Abdullahi Sheikdon Dini opened Mogadishu's first advanced diagnostic labouratory in January.

Qatar renews support for Somalia to build state of institutions, rule of law

Qatar renews support for Somalia to build state of institutions, rule of law

Qatar has renewed its support for brotherly Somalia and its continuation to provide the necessary support to contribute to building a state of institutions and the rule of law, which ensures that Somalis enjoy all their rights with respect for the sovereignty, independence, unity and territorial int

Asphalt-paving work begins on Mogadishu-Afgoye road

Asphalt-paving work begins on Mogadishu-Afgoye road

Qatar, represented by Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), continues to support development projects in Somalia with the start of asphalt-paving work on the Mogadishu-Afgoye road.

At least 19 dead after attempted prison break in Somalia

At least 19 dead after attempted prison break in Somalia

At least 19 people, among them suspected militants, were killed in an attempted prison break in the Somalian capital of Mogadishu, authorities said on Tuesday.