Somalia is the "world's most failed state", said William Hague on the first visit by a British Foreign Secretary to Mogadishu for 20 years Thursday.
Somalia is unfortunately one of the country's most often associated with violence and lawlessness. But that may now be changing.
Somalia has one of the world’s highest rates of mental-health disorders.
Two decades of almost continuous conflict in Somalia has resulted in the loss of countless lives, jobs and homes.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan starts a visit to drought-hit Somalia Friday on a trip which is considered particularly dangerous
Many Somali women have lost their husbands and eldest sons, who either died in the country's conflict or simply left home to emigrate to another country.
The ongoing civil war in Somalia has taken the lives of many parents whose children end up living on the street.
Somalia's parliament has approved the appointment of Mohamed Abdullahii Mohamed as the country's new prime minister.
Somalia’s president named a new prime minister on Thursday, bringing a first-time politician into government
In Somalia, fighters from an insurgent group, Hizbul Islam, have taken over Harardhere, a central Somali coastal town, formerly controlled by pirates.