Somalia’s economy will soon enjoy the benefits of trading in several denominations of the Somali shilling. The East African country which is in the process of reconstruction after a decade of civil war has been trading in US dollars after its currency lost value due to instability.
The three European men with Somali roots were arrested on a murky pretext in August as they passed through the small African country of Djibouti. But the reason soon became clear when they were visited in their jail cells by a succession of American interrogators.
A Labour MP has accused the government of complacency and putting the public "at greater risk" by changing the way some terror suspects are monitored. Pat McFadden's comments come as police continue to search for Ibrahim Magag, believed to have absconded....
According to a CBP press release dated Dec. 28, 2012, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized over 213 pounds of khat that was shipped as air freight from Doha, Qatar to Washington Dulles International Airport.