The self-declared republic of Somaliland has elections, a strong economy, and zero tolerance for extremists or pirates. But no one recognizes it.
06/12/2009 01:00 am
06/11/2009 01:00 am
The UN says more than 100,000 have now been displaced. Two Islamist militias may have joined forces for a new offensive.
06/10/2009 01:00 am
Meet the modern-day brigands behind the sometimes sophisticated, always risky operations that raked in an estimated $80 million in ransoms in 2008.
05/31/2009 01:00 am
Somalis near the border with Ethiopia say that country's troops have crossed over, raising speculation of another battle with the militant Islamists closing in on Somalia's government.
05/20/2009 01:00 am
The unrecognized territory hosts tens of thousands of Somali refugees and is trying and imprisoning pirates.
05/14/2009 01:00 am
Behind the bare brick walls of a desolate former British colonial prison in Somali land, five jailed Somali pirates didn't seem very fearsome at all.
05/03/2009 01:00 am
The world is not willing to allow this strategic nation to remain ungoverned. Can a coordinated effort create a stable government?
01/06/2009 12:00 am
Drawn by better governance and investment opportunities, Africans across the diaspora are increasingly returning to their home countries.
08/12/2008 01:00 am