10.09.2012 [Terra.com] - Mohamud, un académico y activista de la sociedad civil que fundó el pasado año el Partido de la Paz y el Desarrollo, se impuso en la tercera y definitiva votación al actual presidente somalí, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed, quien partía como gran favorito. El
24.08.2012 [FRANCE 24] - A Palestinian woman walks past a mural depicting late Hamas spiritual leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin (left) and late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat (right) in Gaza City in July. A Swiss radiology lab said Friday it will test the remains of Arafat for
11.09.2012 [Terra.com] - ... nombrara como nuevo presidente de Somalia a Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, un académico y activista de la sociedad civil somalí, que se impuso de forma inesperada al hasta entonces jefe de Estado, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed, quien partía como gran favorito.
15.09.2012 [Hot Air] - The Grand Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayyeb, of Al-Azhar University, in Cairo, has demanded a U.N. resolution criminalizing blasphemy against Islam, Egypt Independent reports (h/t Weasel Zippers). In a statement released Saturday, Tayyeb called on Secretary
As part of Al Jazeera English's Talk to Jazeera series Sheikh Sharif Sheikh Ahmed, a leader of Somalia's Union of Islamic Courts, discusses the group's hopes for Somalia, their... - 05.10.2007, AlJazeeraEnglish
18.11.2012  Israel cooperated with the influential Sheikh Ahmed Yassin, who was opposed to secular Palestinian activists, as he spearheaded the Sunni Islamist movement that became Hamas. In late October 2012, Gaza's Hamas ...
22.09.2012 [Voice of America] - The lawmaker was identified as the father-in-law of former President Sharif Sheikh Ahmed, who left office earlier this month. His successor, incoming President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, escaped injury September 12, after three suicide bombers targeted a
22.09.2012 [AME Info] - H.H Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Emirates NBD said in a speech delivered by Hesham Abdulla Al Qassim, Vice Chairman: "On the occasion of Emirates NBD Staff Annual Gala Dinner, It is my pleasure to
22.09.2012 [AME Info] - ... Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Economic Sector Development Committee, Chairman of the Dubai Supreme Fiscal Committee, Chairman and Chief
10.09.2012 [The Associated Press] - Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, a political newcomer, won the election against outgoing President Sheik Sharif Sheikh Ahmed by the legislative vote of 190 to 79, according to Parliament Speaker Mohamed Osman Jawari. Ahmed conceded defeat. "I am happy to
10.09.2012 [AFP] - MOGADISHU — Lawmakers on Monday chose Hassan Sheikh Mohamud as Somalia's new president after the 56-year-old lecturer got the majority of votes in a second round run-off, beating outgoing president Sharif Sheikh Ahmed. Sharif had earlier in the
11.09.2012 [Yahoo] - O novo presidente obteve 190 votos, contra 79 votos para o atual mandatário, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed. Hassan Sheikh Mohammed, que não era considerado favorito, tinha ocupado o segundo lugar no primeiro turno, com 60 votos, atrás de Sharif Sheikh
11.09.2012 [AFP] - Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, a 56-year-old university lecturer with ties to the Somali branch of the Muslim Brotherhood, Al-Islah ("Reform" in Arabic), unexpectedly defeated incumbent Sharif Sheikh Ahmed in a run-off on Monday. The president was elected by
11.09.2012 [The Associated Press] - Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, a political newcomer, won the election against outgoing President Sheik Sharif Sheikh Ahmed by the legislative vote of 190 to 79. Somalia has had transitional administrations since 2004. Mohamud, an academic and activist
22.09.2012 [AFP] - Some attacked Sunni cleric Sheikh Ahmed al-Assir, who has gained notoriety over the past year for his anti-Damascus stance. "This Sheikh who instructs Muslims on the right path, what did he do for the south and for Lebanon? Did he say a word condemning
10.09.2012 [The Herald | HeraldOnline.com] - Somalia's new president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, a political newcomer, speaks at a ceremony after being elected by the Parliament over outgoing President Sheik Sharif Sheikh Ahmed who conceded defeat, in Mogadishu, Somalia Monday, Sept. 10, 2012.
11.09.2012 [AFP] - The outgoing president, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed, had been confident of re-election before Monday's vote and few had predicted Hassan would even be among the main contenders. As a former top leader in the Islamic Courts Union that overran the country in
12.09.2012 [The Associated Press] - Mohamud was elected Monday, beating Sheik Shariff Sheikh Ahmed who was seeking re-election after leading a transitional government for three years. Mohamud is expected to form a fully functioning government for Somalia which has not had one since
10.09.2012 [AFP] - O novo presidente obteve 190 votos, contra 79 votos para o atual mandatário, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed. Hassan Sheikh Mohammed, que não era considerado favorito, tinha ocupado o segundo lugar no primeiro turno, com 60 votos, atrás de Sharif Sheikh
16.09.2012 [ummid.com] - Cairo: Sheikh Ahmed Al-Tayyeb, grand imam of Al-Azhar, called for an international ban on all forms of attacks against Islam, after a provocative film sparked violent protests in the Middle East and North Africa. The Sheikh of Al-Azhar underlined “the
07.09.2012 [Naharnet] - Three Lebanese Army officers, who were arrested over the shooting on Sunni Sheikh Ahmed Abdul Wahed and his companion in the northern district of Akkar in May, were released on bail. The National News Agency said Friday the Military Court of
25.08.2012 [Horsetalk] - Sheikh Mohammed, whose son Sheikh Ahmed won the world individual title in 2002, rode Madji Du Pont to win the 160km Championship with a strong finish at an average speed of 22.82km/hr. He rode the final 20km loop at 27.6km/hr to finish ahead of his
18.09.2012 [Naharnet] - The Imam of Sidon's Bilal bin Rabah mosque Sheikh Ahmed al-Asir criticized on Tuesday Hizbullah chief Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah's call for protests to denounce the anti-Islam film, considering that he has “hidden intentions” behind it. “The Innocence of
22.09.2012 [Al-Shorfa] - In addition, officials anticipate that Dubai's individual Gross Domestic Product (GDP) will increase by up to 4.5% this year, said Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, chairman of the Dubai Supreme Fiscal Committee. This growth will be driven by the
15.09.2012 [Independent] - Born in 1955 in Jalalaqsi in the central Hiran region, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud is, like the outgoing president Sharif Sheikh Ahmed whom he beat in the poll, from the powerful Hawiye, the majority clan in Mogadishu. According to the website of the
19.09.2012 [Nazret.com (blog)] - Firstly, in Somalia, a parliamentary vote produced a thoroughly surprising outcome when the unheralded (but well-qualified) Hassan Sheikh Mohamud was chosen as Somalia's president, replacing the much-maligned incumbent Sheikh Sharif Sheikh Ahmed.