Daily Archives: November 15, 2019

Regional Aviation & China-made Aircraft Development Forum 2019 Successfully Held in Xi’an

XI’AN, China, Nov. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A report from CARNOC.COM:

The Regional Aviation & China-made Aircraft Development Forum 2019 was successfully held in Yanliang, Xi’an on November 14.

Featuring the theme of “Discussing and Sharing Ideas to Promote the In-depth Cooperation of OBOR Civil Aviation”, nearly 200 guests

Somalia to Push for Voter Registration Ahead of 2021 Elections

Somalia’s National Independent Electoral Commission (NIEC) has announced plans to register millions of Somalis to participate in what would be the country’s first popular elections in more than a half-century.

NIEC Chairperson Halima Ismail Ibrahim told VOA that the commission would start registering voters in March 2020 in a campaign …

Somalia Tries to Keep Rival Gulf States at Bay

NAIROBI – Somalia’s president says his government is under constant pressure to choose from among three rival Persian Gulf countries – Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, and Qatar. The Somali government has tried to remain neutral, despite having a good working relationship with Qatar. Analysts warns that the rivalry and …

US May Remove Sudan From List of State Sponsors of Terrorism, Official Says

The United States no longer has an adversarial relationship with the Sudanese government and is working with its counterparts on the possibility of removing it from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, a senior State Department official said Friday.

But Tibor Nagy, assistant secretary for African affairs, cautioned that …