Daily Archives: January 19, 2021

Despite US Troop Pullout, Somalia Vows to Continue Security Cooperation

The U.S. withdrawal of troops training Somalia’s elite forces has raised concerns about security and stability in the country. But Somali officials and analysts note the country will still count on U.S. air power against al-Shabab militants. Somali Pri…

Thousands of Eritrean Refugees in Tigray Desperately Short of Aid

The U.N. refugee agency reports thousands of Eritrean refugees trapped by fighting in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray province are in desperate need of food and other essential supplies and services. The Ethiopian government has denied humanitarian agencies…