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Advocacy, Campaigns, Communications and Media (ACCM) Manager

Reliefweb 28 Mar 2021
Degree in Social Science, Journalism, Information and Communication or Diploma with required experience Good understanding of policy processes in Somalia and opportunities for influencing Recommended a minimum at in advocacy, campaigns and communications management within an NGO ...
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Three ways for Biden to finally begin an end of the War on Terror

Alternet 25 Mar 2021
The 2001 AUMF has been used to justify military engagements and drone strikes in Pakistan, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen among other places ... President Trump promptly watered down those stricter guidelines, while expanding the number of drone strikes launched from Afghanistan to Somalia, soon dwarfing Obama's numbers.
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Tri Cities Civil War Round Table welcomes world-renowned Kenneth Rutherford

Kingsport Times-News 06 Mar 2021
Rutherford began his international career in Africa as a Peace Corps volunteer in Mauritania, with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Senegal, and as a humanitarian relief officer in Kenya and Somalia. In 1993, he was working as a humanitarian relief officer in Somalia when he himself was injured by a landmine.
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Biden orders temporary limits on drone strikes outside war zones

The Keene Sentinel 05 Mar 2021
The restriction was imposed on Jan ... military has few troops, such as Libya, Somalia and Yemen. During the Trump administration, they did not need such approval but still needed the go-ahead from the U.S ... The Trump administration carried out more than 160 strikes each in Yemen and Somalia and about 10 in Libya since 2017, according to Long War Journal.
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Trump and Biden’s Secret Bombing Wars

Antiwar 05 Mar 2021
These figures are based on US Airpower Summaries for Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria; the Bureau of Investigative Journalism’s count of drone strikes in Pakistan, Somalia and Yemen; the Yemen Data Project‘s count of Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen; the New America Foundation’s ...
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Trump & Biden’s Secret Bombing Wars

GlobalResearch 04 Mar 2021
Lebanon, Libya, Pakistan, Palestine, Somalia ... for Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria; the Bureau of Investigative Journalism’s count of in Pakistan, Somalia and Yemen; the‘s count of Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen; the New America Foundation’s database of in Libya; and other published statistics.
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UK urges UN resolution for pause in conflicts for virus jabs

Brattleboro Reformer 20 Feb 2021
... cessation of hostilities” in major conflicts from Syria and Yemen to Central African Republic, Mali and Sudan and Somalia ... Quality local journalism needs your support.
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UN urges Somali leaders to quickly agree on elections

The Oklahoman 10 Feb 2021
Security Council called on Somalia’s federal government and regional states Tuesday to urgently resume talks and agree on arrangements to hold elections as soon as possible ... Uncertainty over the election is ripe for exploitation by the Somalia-based al-Shabab extremist group, which has threatened to attack the polls.
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The untold story of news anchor David Muir

Newsner 11 Dec 2020
So how did David Muir get to the absolute top of news broadcasting journalism? Well, it started already as a young child, with Muir having a dream of becoming a journalist ... Indeed, Peter Jennings was his role model, and inspired Muir to choose to pursue the profession of journalism himself ... First job in journalism.
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Trump Has Pushed Ahead With Drone Strikes, Putting US Citizens in the Crosshairs

truthout 05 Dec 2020
troops from Afghanistan, Iraq and Somalia, some may imagine Trump is a less militaristic president than his predecessors ... During his two terms in office, Obama launched 563 lethal strikes, mostly by drones, in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia, according to the Bureau of Investigative Journalism, killing anywhere between 384 to 807 civilians.
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Donald J. Trump and Melania participate in a Presidential Armed Forces Full Honor Wreath-Laying Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier as part of the nation's 67th Veterans Day Observance
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Trump orders nearly all US troops to leave Somalia by early next year

The Independent 04 Dec 2020
Donald Trump has ordered that nearly all US troops are to leave Somalia by early next year ... Temporary US Pentagon chief makes rare visit to Somalia ... Former defense secretary Mark Esper had preferred to keep troops in Somalia while removing forces from West Africa, the officials told the Wall Street Journal.
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Trump orders Pentagon to pull nearly all troops from Somalia

The Hill 04 Dec 2020
troops stationed in Somalia by early next year, the Defense Department announced on Friday ... and partner forces to maintain pressure against violent extremist organizations operating in Somalia.”. The Wall Street Journal reported that forces would transfer to bases in Kenya and Djibouti and enter Somalia for shorter counterterrorism missions.
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US ‘re-positioning’ 700+ troops from Somalia on Trump’s orders, Pentagon confirms

Russia Today 04 Dec 2020
The President of the United States has ordered the Department of Defense and the United States Africa Command to reposition the majority of personnel and assets out of Somalia by early 2021,” the Pentagon said on Friday, after the Wall Street Journal broke the news ... troops out of Somalia, two U.S.
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Overnight Defense: Trump orders troop withdrawal from Somalia | 13th US service member dies from ...

The Hill 04 Dec 2020
troops stationed in Somalia by early next year, the Defense Department announced on Friday ... and partner forces to maintain pressure against violent extremist organizations operating in Somalia.”. The Wall Street Journal reported that forces would transfer to bases in Kenya and Djibouti and enter Somalia for shorter counterterrorism missions.
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Biden's pick for US spy chief played a central role in Obama's secretive drone war ...

Business Insider 24 Nov 2020
Avril Haines was deputy director of the Central Intelligence Agency during the Obama administration ... As Insider recently reported, there were a total of 563 strikes, primarily by drones, conducted in Pakistan, Somalia and Yemen during Obama's two terms, according to the Bureau of Investigative Journalism, killing between 384 and 807 civilians ... ....
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