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Somali

a medium to large breed of cat, recently recognized in some countries. It is similar in appearance to the Abyssinian but with a medium length haircoat, bushy tail and ruff around the neck. Also like the Abyssinian, the coat colors are red ticked with chocolate-brown, orange-brown (ruddy) with black tips, or blue.
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Health department leaders knew they needed to get information about measles, exclusion and vaccination to the Somali community quickly and effectively.
For his part, the Somali Foreign Minister said the two leaders have agreed to continue communication and there will be bilateral cooperation programs.
Immediately after independence, the Somali government, riding on a wave of nationalism, started campaigning for the unification of all the Somali people in the Horn of Africa.
Clinicians in Minnesota began to report Somali parents' refusal to get their children's 12-month vaccines.
Beginning with Italy's encounter with Somalia in the 1880s, the most peripheral of Italy's former colonies according to Brioni, The Somali Within suggests that the Italian literary establishment has thus far overlooked the important contributions of Somali Italian writers due to the inability of current historical research on Italian colonialism to permeate Italian consciousness and due to the limited presence of Somalis in Italy, which renders them less visible.
The Somali government said the boat might have been carrying as many as 500 people and most of those who perished were teenagers.
Ahmed wants Somalia to recognize FGM as a human rights violation; the Somali legislature is expected to discuss a bill banning FGM at the end of April.
Al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab frequently targets Somali and African Union security forces in its bid to overthrow the Western-backed Somali government and impose its own version of sharia law in the country.
The new report by Secure Fisheries, a part of the One Earth Future Foundation campaign group, warned the success in ending Somali piracy could be reversed if the growing illegal fishing is not stemmed.
Full investigations are still continuing and it is too early to give full update, but what I can confirm to you is that the male bomber was a German citizen of Somali origin who just came back (to Somalia) recently," the unnamed officer told Xinhua, noting that the suicide bomber had lived in the German city of Bonn before his return to Somalia.
He valued the Yemeni support for the Somali people during the civil war, especially hosting thousands of Somali refugees, affirming that such attitude will not be forgotten by the Somali people.
It is only recently, however, that Somali writers have started producing major works of fiction in Arabic.