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Arab Parliament Warns Kenya Over Somalia Territorial Claim

The Arab Parliament has called on Kenya to stop meddling with Somalia territorial waters, which are an “integral part of the Arab waters.”

Kenya-Somalia maritime border wars escalate as Arab Parliament issues warning to Kenya.

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The diplomatic standoff between Somalia and Kenya appears to have taken an interesting turn after the Arab Parliament sent a stern warning to the Kenyan government ordering it to stop interfering with matters to do with the sovereign state of Somalia. Continue reading Arab Parliament Warns Kenya Over Somalia Territorial Claim

Dispute Over Oil Deposits Raises Somalia-Kenya Tension

Dishonest Kenya appears dead set to escalate pressure and bullying tactics over Somalia.

BY MOHAMMED YUSUF | VOA NEWS

The Somali government says it’s not ready to take any action that could threaten its relationship with its neighbor Kenya. The announcement comes amidst simmering tensions over potential offshore oil deposits and an incident where Somali government officials and diplomats were denied entry to Kenya this week. Continue reading Dispute Over Oil Deposits Raises Somalia-Kenya Tension

Kenya Recalls Ambassador, Somalia Moves to Calm Diplomatic Tensions

Chaotic and fragile it is, Somalia is still a sovereign state, and Kenya should stop treating it like some kind of autonomous region.

BY HARUN MARUF | VOA NEWS

The Somali government has moved to calm diplomatic tensions following Kenya’s decision to recall its ambassador to Mogadishu and instruct Somalia’s ambassador to leave Nairobi.

The two counties are embroiled in a maritime dispute. Continue reading Kenya Recalls Ambassador, Somalia Moves to Calm Diplomatic Tensions

High Level Eritrean Delegation in Yemen to Discuss Issues of Mutual Concern

Hopefully this would be the beginning to end the quietly simmering problem following misinterpretation of the 1998 arbitration and de-limitation of maritime boundaries between the two countries

By News Agencies,

The Eritrean Minister for Foreign Affairs Osman Saleh Mohammed and a high-ranking accompanying delegation arrived on Friday to the Yemeni capital of Sana’a to discuss the bilateral relations and cooperation with neighboring Yemen.

Osman was received on Saturday by the Yemeni President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi at the Presidential Palace in Sana’a. During the meeting, they reviewed topics of common concern between the two countries, topped by the bilateral relationships and horizons to promote the existing cooperation Continue reading High Level Eritrean Delegation in Yemen to Discuss Issues of Mutual Concern