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Why Have So Many African Dictators Suddenly Resigned? — Political Violence at a Glance

14 Oct 2018

By Barbara F. Walter. Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe speaks at the UN General Assembly, September 28, 2015. Photo via United Nations Photo. Africa is known for its dictators and their uncanny ability to stay in power for decades despite widespread corruption, bad governance, and deep unpopularity. Until recently, the continent had ten of the… via… Read More ›

Anarchy is Scary: New Evidence from Somalia

October 3, 2018 Guest post by Jesse Driscoll. “Look, in Somalia, the cell phone system works…and it’s the only thing, maybe, that works in the country…” – Stephen Krasner, 2010 There is an ever-increasing demand for demographic data to support evidence-based policy planning. Students of James C. Scott should be attuned to the possibility, however,… Read More ›

Green light for VAT overhaul to simplify system and cut fraud

This article is brought to you in association with the European Parliament. MEPs on Wednesday backed the bulk of the European Commission’s proposed reform of the VAT system, while proposing some adjustments, such as to set a maximum VAT rate. Two pieces of legislation were put to the vote. One aims to facilitate trade, especially… Read More ›

FAYSAL MA KU WADI DOONAA HADALADAN MACAAN MISE WAA INTA AY KU JIRTO MIRQAANKA QAADKU!

Faysal Cali waraabe waa Gudoomiyaha Xisbiga UCID waxaa uu sida Jirjiroolaha maalinba Meesha uu isku taago ayuu midabkiisa yeeshaa balse ma laha midab loogu soo hagaago balse waanu eegi doonaa marka mirqaanku ka baxo waxaa uu inoo sheego mise qaadka ayeynu la ogaanaa.

QORAA BOOBE BA KA YAAB SIYAASIINTEENA BARAKEYSAN!

HCTV IYO BARNAAMUJ TAARIIKHI AH

CAARE IYO CIRO LABA ISKU FARAXSAN

Aniga rayigeyga Waxaa iiga baxay Jawaabta Gudoomiye Ciro ee ku saabsan in xidhiidh ka dhexeeyo isaga iyo Mudane Caare in ay tahay mid muujineysa in uu ku faraxsan yahay in Caare qori qaato oo uu dalkiisa ku caasiyoobo waayo, Markii la waydiiyo in xidhiidh ka dhexeeyo: a) Waxaa uu  yidhi ” Hadii aan la lahay… Read More ›

How Will Trump Wage War? What Early Signs of a Risk-Acceptant President Mean for US Military Operations — Political Violence at a Glance

By Julia Macdonald & Jacquelyn Schneider for Denver Dialogues. Since inauguration, President Trump has signaled a strong commitment to the use of force – especially to secure U.S. interests in the Middle East and to protect against the threat of terrorism. In his inaugural address, Trump promised to eradicate Islamic terrorism “from the face of […]… Read More ›

The Most Surprising Thing About the Venezuela Drone Attack is that it Hasn’t Happened Sooner — Political Violence at a Glance

By Julia Macdonald for Denver Dialogues. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro (left) in Quito, Ecuador, 2015. Photo via Cancillería del Ecuador. Approximately one month ago a group of dissident soldiers reportedly attempted to assassinate the President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, with explosive-laden drones. News of the attack quickly dominated the news cycle and shocked many observers… via… Read More ›

The trade of illegal weapons implicates senior government officials in Djibouti – Report.

The trade of illegal weapons implicates senior government officials in Djibouti, which suggests that the Doraleh port terminal, which is now under government control and suffers from porous customs checks, will increasingly be leveraged as an arms trade hub. However, the most significant flows of illegal weapons will continue to be moved in smaller dhows… Read More ›

Maba doonayaan in aynu Dawlad ahaano Q.2aad.

Waxaa aynu is ku dayney in aynu wax ka tilmaamno si macnaha dawlada loogu qeexo qaar ka mid daraasadaha cilmiga ah ama luqad ahaanba inaga oo soo ururinay qaar ka mid ah fikiradaasi hadii aan Afkeena hooyo ku soo koobo aragtiyahaasi guud ahaan waa kuwo hal ujeedo uun ka wada hadlaya oo ah Dawlad iyo… Read More ›

MABA DOONAYAAN IN AYNU DAWLAD AHAANO!

Waxaa aad is odhan kartaa kol hadaaney dooneyn in aynu dawlad ahaano maxay doonayaan oo kale jawaabta su,aashaasi waxaa inooga jawaabtey ayeeyo Ceeb la, balse inta aanan jawaabteeda soo qadamin aan yara sharaxo Dawladu waxay tahay sideedaba marka si cilmiya loo sharaxo iyo marka sida ay dadka reer Somaliland culimada cilmiga qabyaada qaadaa dhigaa ee… Read More ›

Between Authoritarianism and Democracy — Political Violence at a Glance

By Alexander Beresford, Marie E. Berry, and Laura Mann for Denver Dialogues. A photo from the Rwandan Parliament, 2013. Photo via Rwanda Government. For decades, political scientists have debated whether democracy is spreading or receding on the global stage. While recent trends suggest a global “democratic recession” is underway, some have used prominent democracy indices… via… Read More ›

BILOWGA URURSIGA DADKA JILICSAN EE CAARE IYO CIDII DIRATEY.

Durtaba waxaa soo shaac baxaya urursiga dadka jilicsan ee daryeelka u baahan ee loo adeegsanayo in lagu wiiqo qaranimada Somaliland Duqaydani waxa ay qaylo dheer ku sheegeen in Caaqilkoodii oo mudoba dabiib u socday la kaxaystey oo la rabo in dhinaca dacaayadaha looga faa’iideysto iyada oo rayi caalamka loo tusayo suldaan beeleed ka soo horjeestey… Read More ›

BUU BAA IYO CAARE MAXAY GARAN WAAYEEN INTUU ODEY JAAMAAC GARTEY!

JAMAC IYO CAARE KEEBAA WADANI AH?

 

Gorayo heeryeesan!

Gooryo heeryeesan waa halkudhig laga reebay Cigaal sheedaad,oo ahaa nin sheekooyinkisu ku faafeen dhulka Somalida, Waxaana uu ku tiraabey mar uu la Kulmey arin uu la yaabey oo Wuxuu yiri “ hadii aan karintaa laga guurin Goryo heeryeesan na way inaga soo bixin”. Aniguna waxaa iga yaabiyey xisbiga Wadani oo Gudooyiye nimo rasmi ah iyo… Read More ›

Farmaajo ii geeya Gudoomiyaha xisbiga UCID ma dhabaa mise waa dhalanteed?!!!

Daljire Baashe Cawil

Weekly Links — Political Violence at a Glance

By Patrick Pierson. El Greco, “View of Toledo”, 1540/41-1614. Image via Metropolitan Museum of Art. Talks for a new NAFTA deal continue. The UN human rights council has criticized Mexico in light of ongoing attacks against journalists. Federal prosecutors in the US… via Weekly Links — Political Violence at a Glance

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