The Newsmakers

What Will It Take to Defeat Somalia's Al Shabab?

In less than a week, Somalia's deadliest terror group Al Shabab has struck the country twice. The terror group claimed responsibility for a car bomb attack outside a school in the capital Mogadishu on Thursday that left at least eight, including students, dead and dozens injured. The regular attacks pose questions about Somalia's political and security future. So, what needs to be done to bring lasting peace and stability to the east African country and defeat Al Shabab? Guests: Ali H. Warsame Former Somalian Education of Puntland Minister David Otto Security Expert Specialising in Africa Mohamed Husein Gaas Raad Peace Research Institute Director

Strait Talk special: Inside Somalia

Strait Talk special: Inside Somalia

Somalia Football: Migrants in Uganda play football to avoid drugs

Somalia Football: Migrants in Uganda play football to avoid drugs

Somalia Security Challenge: Somalia under threat from Al Shabab and Daesh

Somalia Security Challenge: Somalia under threat from Al Shabab and Daesh

UN warns of a humanitarian crisis in Somalia due to Covid-19, natural disasters

UN warns of a humanitarian crisis in Somalia due to Covid-19, natural disasters

Can the right action prevent a global economic downturn?

Can the right action prevent a global economic downturn?

PKK Terror Attack in Mersin Leaves One Police Officer Dead

PKK Terror Attack in Mersin Leaves One Police Officer Dead

Is a Global Recession unavoidable?

Is a Global Recession unavoidable?

MPs debate if they can lead Lebanon out of an economic crisis – without a president

MPs debate if they can lead Lebanon out of an economic crisis – without a president

Can Lebanon rebound without a president?

Can Lebanon rebound without a president?

Is the pandemic over?

Is the pandemic over?

The US and China find themselves on two extreme ends over COVID-19

The US and China find themselves on two extreme ends over COVID-19

Who is to blame for the power crisis in Puerto Rico?

Who is to blame for the power crisis in Puerto Rico?

What is causing the energy crisis in Puerto Rico?

What is causing the energy crisis in Puerto Rico?

The far-right alliance claims victory in Italy

The far-right alliance claims victory in Italy

Could change arise from Iran's widespread protests?

Could change arise from Iran's widespread protests?

What will bring peace to Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region?

What will bring peace to Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region?

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