Articles tagged “somalia”

Opinion: Open Your Travel Horizons With Banned Country Dinners

Opinion: Open Your Travel Horizons With Banned Country Dinners

Colin Nagy, Skift

I can't think of a more delicious way to take a stand.

3 years ago

15 Die in Extremist Siege of Hotel in Somalia

15 Die in Extremist Siege of Hotel in Somalia

Abdi Guled, Associated Press

3 years ago

Somali Jet Explosion Blamed on Suicide Bomber Say Officials

4 years ago

Mogadishu’s Most Secure Hotel Hit By Fatal Bombings

Richard Lough, Reuters

The immediate assumption is that the bombing can be linked to the same group that was responsible for the attack on the Nairobi mall this fall.

6 years ago

The golden days of piracy are over as the Indian Ocean gets safer

Abdi Guled, Associated Press

The decline in piracy has also caused inflation in in Somalia to subside as once high-flying pirates have gone back to their day jobs following a concerted effort by the EU, Japan, and the U.S. to quell what had been a rising tide of ransoms and kidnappings in the region.

7 years ago

Mogadishu has some stability and a beautiful coastline — will tourists come?

Jessica Hatcher, The Daily Telegraph

The city has an enviable position along the coast of the Indian Ocean, but it's going to take more than a few years of peace for the shores to be populated with resorts rather than pirates' skiffs.

7 years ago